Intern Info

It may seem far away, but Teen Institute will be here before you know it – and we are looking for motivated, energetic, and dedicated individuals to serve as interns!

Click here to complete the Intern Application online. 

All application forms must be received by January 4, 2019.


Here are a few notes about your application:

  • Your application can be e-mailed to us, but we still require a paper copy to be mailed to our office. Be sure your parent and advisor sign the application. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
  • The Faculty/Adult Letter of Recommendation can be mailed separately, enclosed with your application, or completed online. It is your responsibility to follow up with the person, and to make sure it is submitted.


Those selected to be a TI intern will be required to:

  • Accompany the staff to the retreat center on the evening before TI on Monday, June 3rd @ 7:00 pm.
  • Prior to the start of the conference, attend the Training and Work Sessions listed below.

Training Sessions (4:00 pm – 6:00 pm)

  • Thursday, April 18th
  • Thursday, May 2nd
  • Tuesday, May 14th

Work Sessions (3:30 pm – 5:30 pm)

  • Thursday, May 23rd
  • Thursday, May 30th

Intern/Staff Meet and Greet (4:00 pm – 6:00 pm)

  • Wednesday, May 29th


Only 10-12 interns and a few alternates will be selected. Notification of acceptance will be sent out in February. Until then, if you have any questions, contact intern coordinators, Jenny or Ali, 314.962.3456.