Internships with CitiIMPACT Ministries
Who we are:CitiIMPACT Ministries serves children, families & communities with HOPE, helping them overcome at-risk situations. We do this by forging collaborative partnerships bringing more resources together, multiplying efforts with sustainable impact.
Who you are:You are a committed Christian excited at the prospect of using the unique gifts and talents God has given you to help children and families in need. All CitiIMPACT interns must agree to and accept our Statement of Faith and/or the Lausanne Covenant, of which are on our web site under the About Us drop down tab.
Frequently Asked Questions about Internships: Download Application Here
Q: Does CitiIMPACT have Gap Year Internships?
A: Yes. Please complete the application indicating your availability and specific areas of interest. The applications will be reviewed and selected persons will be given the next steps to complete in the process.
Q: Do interns have to be college students?
A: Interns should be of age to be currently enrolled in a university, college, seminary, or technical school, or have been enrolled within the past year. Interns must be at least 18 years old, interested in advancing the Kingdom of our Lord, and willing to study to show themselves approved.
Q: Does CitiIMPACT offer any advanced study or college credits for interns?
A: Under development are both Biblical Studies courses and accredited courses, a majority of which can be completed online. Interns may or may not be able to receive free tuition for these courses, dependent upon a variety of conditions. Please begin the process with the application. If you are interested in advancing your education whether or not you intern with us, please contact us today!
Q: When are the internships available?
A: CitiIMPACT offers internships in the fall, spring, and summer, but we offer the largest selection of internships in the summer. We ask successful candidates to commit to an internship of 10 to 12 weeks. However, longer term internships are available.
Q: What is the application process?
A: Candidates complete their applications online, by emailing for an application. The application will be emailed to you, and you email or fax it back to CitiIMPACT. The applications are reviewed and eligible candidates are contacted for an interview with the Intern Coordinator. The Intern Coordinator then schedules interviews with managers who have projects that align with the candidates’ interests and experience.
Q: How many hours are required for an internship?
A: Most internships require a minimum of 15 to 20 hours per week, but depending on your schedule and availability, you can choose to put in up to 40 hours a week.
Q: Does CitiIMPACT offer stipends?
A: A small stipend may be provided to interns who have recently graduated from college or are enrolled in a graduate program. However, stipends are not guaranteed for each or any position and are subject to available budget, at CitiIMPACT’s discretion.
Q: Does CitiIMPACT help to locate housing or transportation for interns?
A: Unfortunately we do not have the resources to assist interns in finding housing or transportation. However, we are available to answer questions and provide suggestions. In a few unique situations, dependent upon circumstances and at the discretion of CitiIMPACT, there may be some available situations for on-site housing. Under no circumstances is transportation provided.
Q: What does a typical internship look like?
A: CitiIMPACT internships are located in either an office, a warehouse, a field assignment or virtual environment. Interns work alongside or under a manager/coordinator who provides direction and oversight for the completion of specific projects. Interns are invited to participate in regular staff devotions, meetings, lunch with other interns, informational interviews, and other relevant opportunities.
Q: Does CitiIMPACT send interns to other countries?
A. Yes. We now offer internships in Liberia for qualified candidates. Looking specifically for those with education, missions, administration, or construction backgrounds.
Q: What types of internships are available?
A. We offer internships in a variety of departments, including communications, grant writing, collegiate relations, civic relations, education, professional association relations, governmental relations, church relations, information technology, advocacy, international programs, marketing, media relations, domestic USA programs, Web design, and many other opportunities.
Q:What are managers looking for in an intern?
A. CitiIMPACT is looking for students who are passionate about humanitarian work, have relevant experience or coursework, and are eager to use their talents to help children and families around the world. Specific skills may be required for some internships.
The deadlines to apply are:
- Spring — January 30
- Summer — April 30
- Fall—July 30