Trip of a lifetime

Empowering students through summer travel experiences

Student Volunteer Program

Paid Student Internships

Are you passionate about travel, education, inequality, or making a difference? If so, we want you! Trip of a Lifetime is looking for paid interns currently in High School or College.

Requirements:

• Basic use of Powerpoint, Word, and Excel
• Passionate about travel and/or education
• Strong writing skills


Additional Recommended Skills: Photoshop, Photography, Filming, Spanish, Microsoft Access, HTML

Day-To-Day Responsibilities:

• Creating Promotional Materials
• Lining Up Corporate Sponsors
• Writing Press Releases
• Video Editing/Photography
• Social Media Management
• Organizing Data using Excel
• Designing T-Shirts and other Apparel
• Helping Read and Evaluate Prospective Applicants
• Filling Out Grant Requests
• Flash Mobs and other Guerrilla Marketing Project
• Collecting research and surveys from past trip recipients

Project Tracking: All interns will be expected to fill out a weekly summary report. In addition, interns will have a once a month call via Skype or Google Hangout to provide feedback and discuss future assignments. Tasks and communication will be done using Asana, an online project management tool. All interns will be directly working with the President of the organization, getting a comprehensive look at all the day to day operations.

Payment and Hours: All interns will be compensated $10 an hour for their efforts. You must work a minimum of five hours each week during the Fall Academic semester (Sept 5- Dec 20); there is no maximum volunteer time but the maximum weekly pay is $100. Fall interns will get primary consideration for Spring Semester, the busy season for the organization. All interns will be working remotely, besides a few possible face to face meetings.

Please click here to apply. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis

*The lists above are just some of our many ideas. If you are interested in becoming a corporate partner, please let us know as soon as possible by filling out the contact form below. Exclusivity rights are also available for certain sponsor categories.

*The lists above are just some of our many ideas. If you are interested in becoming a corporate partner, please let us know as soon as possible by filling out the contact form below. Exclusivity rights are also available for certain sponsor categories.

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    "I may be multiracial and I may be living in the ghetto but what I am going to do with my life is going to be historical."



    "I may be multiracial and I may be living in the ghetto but what I am going to do with my life is going to be historical."


    Alphonso

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    “This trip made me realize that there’s more to the world than the South Bronx.”
    “This trip made me realize that there’s more to the world than the South Bronx.”

    Selina

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    "I am really and forever will be thankful to Trip of a Lifetime for giving me such an exceptional experience this summer that will be forever remembered."

    "I am really and forever will be thankful to Trip of a Lifetime for giving me such an exceptional experience this summer that will be forever remembered."

    Jennifer

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