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 24, 2020.


Here are a few notes about your application:

  • Your application can be mailed or completed online. 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 Sunday, June 7th @ 6:00 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 23rd
  • Thursday, May 7th
  • Tuesday, May 19th

Work Sessions (3:30 pm – 5:30 pm)

  • Thursday, May 28th
  • Tuesday, June 2nd
  • Thursday, June 4th

Intern/Staff Meet and Greet (3:30 pm – 6:30 pm)

  • Wednesday, June 3rd


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.