Interning at Golden LEAF

Are you eager to take what you’ve learned in the classroom and relate it to real-world experience?

The Interning at Golden LEAF Foundation program provides college students from rural North Carolina communities the opportunity to support the work of Golden LEAF, while gaining valuable real-world experiences. The paid internship offers valuable work experiences that will enhance students’ resumes by increasing their knowledge and skills related to their chosen careers.

There are multiple advantages of Interning at the Golden LEAF Foundation including:

  • Develop a professional network
  • Gain hands-on experience to expand your resume
  • Develop and refine skills
  • Gain confidence in your abilities
  • Experience how academic work and practical application work together
  • Explore career choices within your major field of study
  • Get a head start on the competition
  • Have the flexibility to work from home
  • Earn a competitive wage

Intern Markell Gibbs had this to say about his experience: 

“Come ready to learn and communicate your ideas and thoughts with the rest of the Golden LEAF staff. They are all very welcoming and supportive of your goals and aspirations.”

Click the links to learn more about Markell and his writing at the Golden LEAF Foundation as an intern.

Golden LEAF will be looking for interns to fill fall, spring and summer internships. Use the interest form below to sign up to be contacted about internship opportunities at Golden LEAF.

Link to External Affairs Intern Information and Form


General Interest Form


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