Want to know what it’s like to intern at Thrive DC? Read our blog post, Take 5 with Thrive DC’s Social Service Interns, featuring Jarrett and Jessica (pictured above)!

Internship Positions Available

Thrive DC offers internships for students pursuing a Federal Work Study or academic credit. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer an internship to anyone who is not a student in either of those two situations.

We offer internships in the Fall, Spring, and Summer as they become available.

Our Summer 2021 internships have been filled and we are not currently accepting internship applications. Check back in when Fall 2021 internship applications open up again!

Communications Intern Job Description

Development Intern Job Description

Social Services Intern Job Description

How To Apply

If you meet the above criteria for the Communication or Development Intern, please contact Greg Rockwell at [email protected]. For Social Services Internships, please contact Alicia at [email protected]. Send a cover letter and resume, with the one internship position you would like to be considered for. Please do not apply for more than one position at a time.

If you are applying for academic credit, please include in your cover letter:

  • A description of your class/program
  • Any requirements your internship has to fulfill
  • How long your internship is supposed to last, with dates if possible
  • Your availability Monday – Friday
  • What you are hoping to gain from your internship experience

If you are applying for a Federal Work Study, please include in your cover letter:

  • The dates you are available to start and end your internship
  • Your availability Monday – Friday
  • What you have to offer Thrive DC in the role you would like to fill
  • What you are hoping to gain from your internship experience

Getting to Thrive DC

Closest Metro Stop: Columbia Heights

Many students commuting to Thrive DC from George Washington University or American University are new to the DC area and their transit options. Below are ways to get to Thrive DC from George Washington University and American University.

George Washington University

Convenient Bus Lines: S buses along 16th St

American Unversity

Convenient Bus Lines: H buses from Tenleytown Metro stop