The mission of Make-A-Wish® is to fulfill wishes for children between the ages of 2½ and 18 who have diagnosed life-threatening illnesses. The office is located in the Gulf Tower and the mailing address is 707 Grant Street, 37th floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. The office is open Mondays through Thursdays from 9 to 5 and Fridays from 9 to 3, and an intern’s hours and days can be flexible within that time frame. Internships are unpaid.
To apply for an internship, we require that you send a resume, cover letter and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the subject line of your e-mail and in your cover letter, please indicate the team with which you would like to intern.
*PLEASE NOTE: All internships require that you submit a writing sample.
Please see the deadline dates for internship applications for the following semesters:
- Spring semester: resumes due by November 15th
- Summer semester: resumes due by March 15th
- Fall semester: resumes are due by August 15th
Resumes submitted after the due date will not be considered for that semester. You will be contacted regarding your resume within two weeks of the semester deadline.