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World Relief Chicagoland Offices will close Monday, January 18, 2021 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.


Are you looking for a way to get hands-on experience working at a non-profit? You can learn what it's like to work as a case manager at a refugee resettlement agency, teach alongside our talented ESL instructors, assist our immigration legal team, or put your administrative skills to work! Through an internship at World Relief Chicagoland, you will also learn strategies to equip the local Church to minister to refugees & immigrants in your community. Join our team!

We are now accepting internship applications for Spring/ Summer 2021 and beyond.


Thank you for your interest in an internship at World Relief Chicagoland! We offer ongoing internship opportunities in a variety of program areas. To apply for an internship, please complete and submit the Internship Application below.

The application will prompt you to attach a CV/Resume and cover letter. Your cover letter of 1-2 pages should include:


  1. Why do you want to pursue an internship at World Relief?
  2. Why you are interested in this particular internship position(s)?
  3. What skills and experience do you bring to this position(s)?
  4. What do you hope to learn through this experience?
  5. What dates and times are you available, and for how many weeks?
  6. If you are completing this internship for university credit, what other requirements do you (as the intern) or World Relief staff (as the supervisor or placement agency) need to fulfill during your time as an intern?


We accept internship applications on a rolling basis, so please send in your application at your earliest convenience.

Please note that all internship offers are contingent upon passing a Criminal Background Check.


For more information, call (630) 462-7566 x1042

Our office in Chicago is only accepting summer internship applications at this time. The deadline for summer internship applications is April 1, 2021. We will begin reviewing all applications after this date.

Internship Application

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