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2020 Summer Junior Volunteer Program

Thank you for your interest in The Johns Hopkins Hospital Summer Junior Volunteer Program. This is an opportunity for you to spend six weeks of discovery in an administrative, lab, or patient and family-centered care position within the Hospital!

Applications for the program will open on:

January 1, 2020 and will close on March 20, 2020.

The program begins on Monday:

July 6, 2020, and ends Friday, August 14, 2020.

To be considered for the program, all prospective volunteers must complete the 2020 Summer Junior Volunteer Application online. The application will include:

  • a Parental Consent Form
  • 3 required essays
  • 3 unique letter of recommendation forms
    • Letters must be completed by a teacher, coach or mentor
    • Letters must be mailed in a sealed and signed envelope postdated before March 20,2020. Please note any letter received with a post mark after this date will not be accepted.

All potential volunteers will receive an email notification of their initial acceptance or rejection into the program by Friday, March 27, 2020. The initial screening interviews for all accepted potential Summer Junior Volunteers will be available to schedule, on Monday, March 30, 2020 through the volunteer portal. Summer Junior Volunteer screening interviews will take place on Monday, April 6, through Friday, April 17, 2020.

Potential volunteers moving forward in the process will be notified by Friday, April 24, 2020. Once notified volunteer candidates must schedule and attend a second interview with their designated department by Friday, May 22, 2020. After completing the two interviews successfully, an applicant's eligibility for the Summer Junior Volunteer Program will be determined. If an applicant is accepted, an email will be sent by Friday, May 29, 2020. All students accepted into the Summer Junior Volunteer Program must attend one mandatory orientation either on Friday, June 19, 2020 or Friday, June 26, 2020.

We look forward to reviewing all applications. If you have any questions please send an email to Volunteer Services.

Application Materials