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Summer Jobs Program 2017

Summer Program students

The Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program is sponsored by Johns Hopkins Health System and Johns Hopkins University. The program provides Baltimore City students the opportunity to complete an eight-week long paid internship in one of various departments throughout the Institution. The program promotes exposure to careers and workplace culture, while providing an educational experience that promotes mentoring and fosters personal responsibility.

As seen in the 2016 Biennial Report. Learn more.

JHSJP positions are subject to availability by department commitment across the Institution- certain placement areas cannot be guaranteed; the best effort is made by the committee to match students to an area of interest. Past internships have been in the areas of administrative/clerical, patient care and medicine-related, research, information technology, general facilities/housekeeping services, education, human resources and others. Our committee is comprised of representatives from all areas of Johns Hopkins.

Students will work in their respective departments Monday to Thursday and will attend professional development seminars each Friday. Professional development seminar topics include, but are not limited to the following: Service Excellence, Teamwork, Post-secondary Education, Job Readiness, Financial Literacy, Professional Etiquette, etc.

We will review all applications that are submitted by the deadline (February 17, 2017). Preference will go to:

  • Baltimore City residents
  • Baltimore City school students
  • Students at least 15 years old by June 19 of the program year
  • Students with a passing GPA and good attendance

JH Summer Jobs Program | Internships that Work

Antwon Allen, a rising senior at Loyola-Blakefield high school, produced, filmed and edited this video about the Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program, in which Baltimore City youth are offered internships throughout the Johns Hopkins Health System.

 

The application process runs from January 16 – February 17, 2017.  Only students who successfully submit an online application with required documents will receive notifications regarding next steps in this year’s process. Thank you for your interest in JHSJP.

This year's Summer Jobs Program session will be held for 8 weeks to start Monday, June 19, 2017 – Friday, August 11, 2017.

Only students who successfully submitted an online application with required documents will receive notifications regarding next steps in this year’s process. Thank you for your interest in JHSJP.

Student Applicants

Thank You for your interest in the 2017 Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program. Please read carefully for Program Requirements:

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Former NFL player and motivational speaker, Tavon Mason, speaks to the students during the 2016 JHSJP Professional Development Friday session on Gender Discussion.

Residency:

Students who attend a school in Baltimore City but reside in a neighboring county are eligible for employment, but first priority is given to Baltimore City residents.  If you are both a county resident and student, we are sorry, but this program is only open to residents of Baltimore City or residents of Baltimore County who attend a Baltimore City school.  We appreciate your interest and would suggest that you contact your high school counselor or county government to learn of similar programs in your area.

Age:

All JHSJP participants must be 15 years of age or older by June 19. If you are currently under the age of 15 and will not be 15 by June 19, we are unable to extend an opportunity to participate during this program year. We do encourage you to apply when you meet the age requirement. We appreciate your interest and would suggest that you contact your high school counselor or government to learn of similar programs available to you.

If you meet the above requirements and wish to submit an application, be advised that you will need to secure and submit the following with your online application:

  • Electronic copy of your most recent report card or transcript,
  • Electronic copy of your resume’,
  • Parent/Guardian correct name and email address,
  • Name and contact information (personal email address and phone) of 2 Teacher/Counselors who can complete an online recommendation on your behalf.

Again, this year's Summer Jobs Program session will be held for 8 weeks to start Monday, June 19, 2017 – Friday, August 11, 2017. Only students who are able to work the full 8 week program will be considered for employment.  

It is very important that you READ all instructions and have all required data and documentation at hand to complete the application. The application screen should not be left idol at any time; the screen will timeout and you will not have another opportunity to re-enter the site and provide this data. If you DO NOT follow the instructions you will not successfully complete this step in the process. Applications will be processed on a first come, first served basis. Please send an email to JHSJP@jhmi.edu if you have any additional questions pertaining to this information.

To aply for a summer jobs position, please access the application using the following link and login information.

Summer Jobs Application
Username: JHSJPapplicant@jhmi.edu
Password (case-sensitive): applicant1 

Parent(s)/Guardian(s)

A notification will be sent to parent’s/guardian’s using the information provided in each student’s online application. In order for the student’s application to be considered complete, it is imperative that each parent/guardian complete and submit this online form by the specified deadline. Please see the FAQ’s below regarding additional program information. If you should have any additional questions you can send an email to JHSJP@jhmi.edu.

Johns Hopkins Departments

Department Mentor/Supervisors, in order to continue with the program’s success, we need your commitment to host and mentor a student this summer! We welcome you to confirm your support by completing and submitting an online 2017 Department Student Request form by May 1, 2017.

For instructions on completing your Student Request go to: https://sites.google.com/site/projectreachetomanual/help-for-departments-completing-intake-forms. Please send an email to JHSJP@jhmi.edu if you should have any questions pertaining to this information.

Read the Department Mentor/Supervisor Handbook.

Teacher(s)/Counselor(s)

A notification will be sent to teacher(s)/counselor(s) using the information provided in each student’s online application. In order for the student’s application to be considered complete, it is imperative that two (2) teacher/counselor recommendations be submitted on the student’s behalf by the specified deadline. If for any reason this information is not received by teacher(s)/counselor(s) send an email to JHSJP@jhmi.edu.

Read the JHSJP School Handbook.

Frequently Asked Questions

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