Hillel Summer Internship Program

Find Yourself in Buffalo

Interns will work full time Monday-Thursday (30 hours/week) in their internship placements. On Fridays, interns will participate in group processing and immersive learning experiences that will further their professional growth and leadership skills. Examples of Friday programs include a networking power lunch with local Jewish professionals and a tour of a start-up incubator in Buffalo.


  • Sophomore, Junior or Senior status for Fall 2021

  • Studying at UB, Buffalo State, or any of the local colleges/universities OR native to Buffalo and enrolled at a school out of the area. 

  • Identifies as Jewish and interested in exploring professional development through a Jewish lens


Program Dates: June 14-August 6th

Compensation: Employers set the salary rates for the internships, and all interns will earn at least minimum wage ($12.50/hour).

Interns are responsible for their own housing and transportation.

View available Internship Opportunities


Application Process:

Link to Application: http://bit.ly/hsipbuffalo

Monday, March 15th – Internship sites are posted and applications open.

Wednesday, March 31st – Application deadline.

Employers and students will be informed of their placements in mid-April.

Placement supervisors and interns meet one-on-one to confirm the match.