Now Available! – 2018 Summer Internships

25 Jan Now Available! – 2018 Summer Internships

Application Deadline: February 22, 2018

Apply to be a summer intern for Students for Life of Illinois, one of the largest and most effective pro-life organizations serving college campuses!

Work alongside SFLI staff to build up the pro-life movement! Internships with SFLI provide college students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in the pro-life movement at the grassroots level.

This internship provides both operational and experiential learning.

If accepted, you will have the opportunity to work hands-on in pro-life campus ministry, as well as develop skills in project management, events, and outreach. Through this internship, you will work one-on-one with the SFLI team in honing leadership skills necessary to serve your campus.

Some projects you will work on may include:

  • Cultivate connections with pro-life leaders across Illinois
  • Develop pro-life curriculum supplements (legal, biology, etc.)
  • Assist in planning and execution of summer events

The ideal SFLI interns are:

  • passionate about building a Culture of Life on college campuses
  • willing to learn and grow
  • self-motivated and proactive
  • interested in developing the most effective pro-life resources for college campuses
  • Additional skills: organized, takes initiative, & strong independent worker


Available Positions

Mission Intern 
Work directly with mentoring staff to grow in virtue and skill, cultivate connections with other pro-life leaders, and more.

Development Intern 
Maintain and cultivate new relationships with SFLI donors, learn cutting-edge fundraising skills, and more.


  • Housing with 2 meals per day Monday – Friday
  • End-of-Summer stipend upon completion of assigned projects



  • Hours: Tuesday – Friday from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Start Date: May 30, 2018 (can be flexible with start date, dependent upon school schedule)
  • End Date: August 6, 2018
  • Note: no more than 6 vacation days will be permitted

Required attendance:

  • Pro-Life Women’s Conference, June 22-24
    • Note: only applies to female interns
  • SFLI Summer Event, date TBD
  • SFLI Leadership Bootcamp, date TBD



Deadline: February 22, 2018

Submission: To apply, submit the following as one .pdf attachment to

  • Page 1: Cover Letter – be sure to specify which position(s) you are applying for
  • Page 2: Resumé
  • Page 3: References
    • Include the names, emails and phone numbers for 2 references (1 professional & 1 personal). Indicate which is a professional reference and which is a personal reference. Include job title for each professional reference and how you know the personal reference.
    • References may not be SFLI staff, past or present
  • Page 4: In one page or less, explain why you wish to be an SFLI intern and how your experience would aid you in your leadership development and campus impact. Please explain why you think that you should be selected as an intern this summer.
  • Page 5: In one page or less, write an essay on the importance of one of the SFLI virtues (Humility, Empathy, Willingness to grow and sacrifice, and Vision-Driven). Be sure to include why it is important for the future of the pro-life movement and a personal story that demonstrates your understanding of this virtue.

Please direct any questions to