What can I expect from the internship?

While at Shellbourne you will work in dining room service, culinary service, laundry and housekeeping side-by-side with experts in hospitality. The program is filled with work, professional and personal development classes, and lots of FUN! You will learn skills you will use for life!

Who is eligible for the internship for high schoolers?

Girls currently in their freshman year of high school are eligible for the one-week internship.

Girls currently in their sophomore - senior year of high school are eligible for the three-week internship. 

What are the 2018 dates?

Three-week internships: June 17 - July 7 & July 12 - August 1

One-week internship for incoming sophomores: August 5 - 12 

What about internships for college women?

University students studying any field are welcome to participate in the internship!

Dates: May 21 - June 11. Please inquire if you're interested in a summer-long internship. 

Apply through the "Apply" page or contact us here

Where do I stay? 

        Participants live in the residence for the full-time staff of Shellbourne. 

Will I be paid?

Yes! Participants receive $150/week (paid at the end of the internship). Room and board, tuition and activity fees are already deducted from the salary.

College students receive $350/week. 

What is the application process?

There are several steps to the application process:

  1. Come to a Weekend Workshop at Shellbourne. You can sign up for a weekend by visiting the "Sign Up" page under Weekend Workshops or click here.
  2. Have an interview with a staff member.
  3. Fill out the application and brief essay and send it to Shellbourne by April 15th.

When will I find out I'm in?

All applicants will be informed of acceptance by May 18th. Acceptances are not based on a first-come-first-serve basis.