DPCS Philadelphia Poverty Alleviation Internship

DCSI is still accepting applications for the DPCS Summer Cohort Internship programs in Philadelphia focused on poverty alleviation. We are working to convert our partnered internships into remote social impact internships. Our application deadline will remain April 1st at midnight. We can't wait to read your applications!

Philadelphia Poverty Alleviation Internships introduce students to the distinctive ways one of America's most historic cities is responding to its evolving social needs. Philadelphia nonprofits are greatly influenced by the city's motto of Brotherly Love, which is reflected in their mission to make the city more inclusive and livable for all. The internships are generously supported by Dartmouth Partners in Community Service (DPCS). Students will live and learn alongside Dartmouth peers in a cohort designed to provide support and community throughout the summer term.

About the Program

  • 10-week full-time summer internship in Philadelphia, PA 
  • Interns are provided housing with peer interns
  • Interns are provided summer living stipend to cover transportation and food
  • Interns are matched with an alumni mentor through DPCS
  • Weekly professional development programming

How to Apply

Application deadline for Summer 2020: April 1, 2020

Application Materials:

  • DPCS Philadelphia Application 
  • You will need to include a resume, unofficial transcript, and letter of recommendation (from Dartmouth faculty or employment supervisor) with your application 

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