Q: Can I apply if I don’t live or go to school in San Francisco?
A: Unfortunately no. While we’d love to serve all students of the Bay Area, our funding is limited to youth in San Francisco. We encourage you to apply to other Youth Programs opportunities at the Academy.
Q: How much do I get paid?
A: Interns are employed at a starting wage of $14/hr.
Q: When is the Summer 2018 application due?
A: All applications must be submitted online by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 2, 2018.
Q: Where do I complete the application?
A: The online application form can be found here: Apply Here
Q: What if I missed the application deadline?
A: We will not accept late applications, so please do not wait until the last minute to submit your application.
Q: After I submit my application, what’s next?
A: Applications will be reviewed by interns and program staff. Those selected to proceed will be contacted to schedule a group interview date. Two group interview dates will be available: Saturday, April 14 or Saturday, April 21.
Q: When will final selections be made?
A: Final selections will be made by May 9, 2018.
Q: About how many positions will you be hiring for?
A: We anticipate hiring 12 new interns this year.
Q: When would the program start?
A: New Intern Orientation will occur June 11-15 from 8am-5pm, and an off-site, overnight retreat will be June 19-21. Both the orientation and retreat are mandatory.
Q: When do I get my work permit?
A: If you are selected for the program, you will be guided through the process, and receive all the necessary paperwork to obtain your permit.
Q: What if I have more questions?
A: You can either check out our website at calacademy.org/interns, or email us at CIS@calacademy.org.