Criteria for Community Partners
Below are program criteria for organizations interested in having a CIIP Intern. To qualify, the organization must:
- Be located in Baltimore City. Most JHU undergraduates do not have vehicles and utilize JHU shuttles and public transportation. Therefore accessibility will be considered.
- Have a substantial project or program for the intern to focus on throughout the internship which will directly impact Baltimore City residents.
- Enable the intern to work in a position that will allow them to have direct interaction with members of the Baltimore community.
- Be capable of supervising a student intern for the 8 week period offering guidance, direction, and mentoring.
- Have enough work for a 35-hour work week and should have no more than 15% of the intern’s time be in clerical duties.
- There is no cost to your organization to participate.
- The work of a passionate intern 35 hours a week for 8 weeks.
- The opportunity to mentor a student.
- The support of a full-time coordinator at JHU to support both the supervisors and interns.
- CIIP Student Applications Due January 3, 2014
- Intern Request Forms due from potential community partners by March 7, 2014
- CIIP Interns interviewed/selected to program February – March
- Individual interns selected for each community partner by the CIIP Coordinator in March
- Community Partners will have the opportunity to meet and interview their potential intern in April
- CIIP Student Orientation is Tuesday, June 3 to Friday, June 6 2014.
- Community Partner Meet and Greet is Friday, June 6 2014.
- CIIP Internship period is Monday, June 8 to Friday, August 1, 2014.
- CIIP Closing Reception for interns and supervisors is on Saturday, August 2, 2014.
To request to be considered as a community partner for the Community Impact Internships Program, please complete the Intern Request Form.
Click here for an Intern Request Form.
If your organization participates in the Community Impact Internships Program, you will be asked to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Center for Social Concern. You may also be asked to provide proof of insurance(s) as outlined in Section V. Insurance of the Memorandum of Understanding.
Click here for a Sample Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
For a list of past agencies or to review the 2011, 2012 and 2013 program books, please visit http://www.jhu.edu/csc/CIIP/students.shtml.
Click here for the CIIP brochure.
Click here for the 2014 CIIP Fact Sheet.
Intern Request Forms can be mailed, faxed, or e-mailed:
The Center for Social Concern
Attn: Community Impact Internships Program
3103 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218