Intercultural Family Services, Inc. periodically offers various paid and non-paid internships opportunities within various departments. The internship/volunteer program is designed to provide students and recent graduates with an opportunity to learn about human services and community-based health services areas of Intercultural Family Services, Inc. You are required to complete an Internship/Volunteer Application Addendum located at the Intercultural Main Office front receptionist desk before submitting your resume via email to Also, your email is required to include “Internship” in the email subject line.


Eligibility: To be eligible for an internship opportunity, a candidate must be a high school student, an undergraduate student and/or a graduate student. To be eligible for an intern opportunity, a candidate must possess a specific skill set or talent needed within the organization (e.g. fluency in a language other in English, knowledge of instruments, clerical experience, etc.)


General Information: Interns are expected to participate in an 8 to 12 week internship period. Internships are offered during the Summer, Fall and Winter/Spring semesters.  Interns must have an affiliation agreement on file between the Intercultural Family Services, Inc. and the intern’s college/university. All interns/volunteers are subject to the applicable Intercultural Family Services, Inc. employee rules, including its Employment Dispute Resolution Policy and obtaining all required background clearances.


Application Procedures: Candidates must complete an Internship/Volunteer Application Addendum form and submit it via email with their cover letter and resume.  Some internship positions require additional application items, such as a writing sample. All application items must be submitted as a complete package.


Internship Deadlines: 

  • Summer (May-August): Resumes must be received by April 15th
  • Fall (September-December): Resumes must be received by July 15th
  • Winter/Spring (January-April): Resumes must be received by November 15th


You can send email to with your cover letter and resume to:
Intercultural Family Services, Inc.
4225 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

ATTN: HR–Internship


Your email is required to include the “Internship” in the email subject line.