Summer Health Internship ProgramĀ (SHIP)

Applications for 2020 SHIP are now closed.

Who should Apply:

  • High school sophomores,juniors, and seniors
  • College freshmen in good standing and on track for promotion in June

Programming includes:

  • Six-week internship placements in hospitals and community-based health centers and organizations
  • Weekly didactic sessions with health professionals and field trips
  • Exposure to health careers and community health issues

Participation criteria:

  • Student must be between 16-22 years of age at start of program
  • Student must attend school or live in Manhattan or Staten Island
  • Student must be a United States Citizen or have Permanent Resident Status
  • Student must be interested in a career in the health field
  • Student must provide two recommendations; one from a teacher or faculty member.