Internship Program

Two students facilitating cooking demos

Health Promotion & Wellness’ (HPW) Internship is a peer health education program designed to provide meaningful training, networking, skill building, and health education opportunities for SF State students. HPW interns work to build health education programming to raise awareness about health and wellness and provide SF State students with the tools and resources they need to make informed decisions about their wellbeing.  

This is a paid, part-time position. All positions require a one academic year commitment. 

Required Qualifications

  • Open to all Undergraduate & Graduate students
  • Commit to the entire academic year
  • Available for weekly meetings on Fridays from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to manage work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to thoughtfully receive supervision and feedback
  • Strong writing skills
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to think creatively around health promotion and wellness issues and topic areas

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Background and knowledge around topics in health and wellness
  • Ability to advocate for health and social justice issues
  • Experience developing multimedia, including social media
  • Previous volunteer and work experience with diverse populations
  • Experience with Greek Life, Athletics, or cultural organizations is a plus

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