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Internship Opportunities


Throughout the year, Make-A-Wish North Dakota offers a variety of unpaid volunteer internships to provide opportunities for students and recent graduates, to receive academic credit and/or valuable work experience in the nonprofit field.

Types of Internships Available

Program Services: Will support the Program Services department of Make-A-Wish North Dakota in wish activities and projects and provide general assistance and office support.

Communication and Special Events: Will assist the Communication and Development teams in spreading the Make-A-Wish mission, events and updates through all means of communication.

Special Projects: Will assist the Chapter in advancing the Make-A-Wish mission by supporting the development team, helping with major special events, assisting the program team with wishes as well as providing general assistance and office support.


Internship Calendar Application

FALL: September—December (Applications due August 31)

SPRING: January—May (Applications due November 30)

SUMMER: May—August (Applications due April 30)


How To Apply

To apply for one of our internship positions, please complete an application and include with your resume and cover letter to


Intern Testimonials

“I’ve always had passion for nonprofits and helping people. Make-A-Wish was a great place for me to intern because the staff helped me define and work towards my professional goals, while also giving me a place to really ignite and apply my passions.”

-Audrey, Past Special Projects Intern

“I am able to see the impact I am making on other individuals, which is one of the most rewarding feelings life can give a person. I value the work that Make-A-Wish does, and love the idea of me being a part of that.” 

-Sean, Past Communications Intern


“The experience I enjoyed the most was seeing the responses from families. I was actually able to make a positive impression on a family that I am close with. It was an amazing internship experience that I can thank this chapter for.” 

-Jaclynn, Past Program Intern


Make-A-Wish® North Dakota
4143 26th Avenue South
Suite 104
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 280-9474
Toll Free North Dakota Only (800) 362-9474