High School Internships


The ideal applicant is:

  • 15+ years old and a GirlVentures alum
  • Has a desire to learn about the behind-the-scenes details of running wilderness trips/programs
  • Has an interest in empowering adolescent girls
  • Has a desire to gain administrative/logistical experience with a nonprofit organization


Internships offers alumnae girls a chance to further develop their leadership skills in outdoor education and in the greater community. We have two internship opportunities for alumnae to gain valuable team-building skills, and office administrative experience.

We are looking for dependable girls with a sense of humor who are willing to work hard and get dirty.


This position gives high school girls an opportunity to employ GirlVentures’ mission, methods and values in an office environment. Interns will assistGirlVentures’ staff by working on special projects, office tasks, and providing logistical and program support as needed. The Office Intern position gives girls an opportunity to be involved in GirlVentures’ decision-making process while supporting the career progression of girls interested in nonprofits or experiential education.


This summer position assists in all logistical aspects of supporting GirlVentures’ Summer Outdoor Adventure Programs. This vital position provides high school alumnae with the opportunity to learn key organization, leadership and team-building skills in a fun and engaging environment. It is hard work but full of good laughs. For young women interested in pursuing a career in the experiential education or outdoor adventure fields, this is an excellent way to gain professional experience that can be used in future.


10 – 12 weeks during the Summer: May/June – August

4 – 8 months during the School Year: September – December or January – April

Part-Time positions with flexible scheduling


Stipends available.


Download the High School Intern Application and send the completed version to our volunteer@girlventures.org. All applicants will be interviewed, but only 1-2 will be selected.