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Internships & Practicums
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Student Internship & Practicum Opportunities

We are the largest, oldest and most trusted resource for people with Alzheimer's and their loved ones. We feature a flexible and empowering program that consistently ranks among students' preferred placement sites.

Download a internship/practicum application here or contact our volunteer coordinator at 800.272.3900. 

Practicum Level

- Positions in direct care, information and referral, management, program planning, curriculum development or community mobilization
- Professional masters-level supervisors with more than 250 years of combined experience in gerontology, social work, and dementia care
- Placements at the foundation and concentration level
- Opportunities tailored to students' interests and learning objectives
- Both bachelor’s and master’s level students welcome

Practicum openings vary each semester and depend on each student and their particular learning objectives. Placements are competitive and students are urged to submit their resumes early 

Internship Level
- Positions in every aspect of nonprofit management including special event planning, fund development, communications, program planning, graphic design, accounting and finance, volunteer management and more
- Flexible program that works with students' unique schedules
- Students gain valuable experience and connections for future employment
- A proven history of successful placements and student satisfaction
- Internships available for university credit or noncredit experience

Internship openings can vary by semester and depend on each student and their particular learning objectives. Placements are competitive and students are urged to submit their resumes early 

We accept resumes year-round for practicum and internship positions!

Accounting and Finance Internship
Communications and Journalism Internship
Community Resources Internship
Development Internship
Education and Library Internship
Graphic Design Internship
Outreach Internship
Special Events Internship
Volunteer Coordinator Internship

Download a internship/practicum application here or contact our volunteer coordinator at 800.272.3900. 


 

Alzheimer's Association

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.