Please review these questions and answers before submitting your application to the program.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital during your summer break!
What are the requirements to be a Student Summer Volunteer?
Teens interested in volunteering must have completed the ninth grade. Adult students must be at least 18 years old and have completed high school. All students must have a 3.0 GPA (unweighted) or higher and have submitted a complete application by the deadline.
Interested students must be able to commit to volunteer at least one day a week for 3 – 4 hours, missing no more than two days.
To be accepted, students will need the following:
- Proof of 2 Measles, Mumps and Rubella immunizations
- Proof of 2 Varicella immunizations or medical proof of having had the chickenpox
- Complete a tuberculosis screening (provided by Johns Hopkins All Children's)
- Complete Johns Hopkins All Children’s online orientation
- A signed parental permission slip (under 18)
- One reference letter (under 18)
- Background check (over 18 ONLY)
When can I apply for the Student Summer Program?
Applications will be available online starting February 19, 2018 and deadline for applications will be 5:00pm on February 23, 2018.
What are the Volunteer Opportunities?
Volunteer opportunities for the student summer program are throughout the entire hospital, Outpatient Care Centers and the Child Developmental and Rehabilitation Center. These opportunities will be assigned to individuals as they complete the volunteer process.
How will I know I have been accepted?
Once your application has been reviewed you will receive an email from our office by March 2, 2018 letting you know if you’ve been selected to move forward with the process or if your application has been declined.
When does the Student Summer Program begin and end?
May 29th through August 5th. .
What are the Application Criteria?
Please click here to review the application criteria and score sheet. Because of the limited volunteer openings, please keep in mind that this is a highly competitive application process.
How do I apply?
Application submissions open on February 19, 2018 and are due by 5:00pm on February 23, 2018.