SHAPE America Internship Program

The SHAPE America Internship Program is committed to providing students with an opportunity to gain valuable comprehensive experience working in the various aspects of a professional national organization. SHAPE America offers a wide spectrum of programs, and will collaborate with the student and their institution to achieve a distinctive internship experience within the organization. SHAPE America internships are available year round.  

Prospective applicants must currently be at least a college junior or in a graduate program. To apply for an internship please submit the following information by mail or fax. 

  • A completed Internship Program application form 
  • Letter of interest (1-2 pages in length) 
  • Resume 
  • Two letters of recommendation - 1 from a college/university professor and 1 from a recent (1-3 yrs.) employer 
  • Desired start date of internship

Please note: all materials must be submitted 90 days prior to the desired start date. 


Send internship materials and completed
internship application form [pdf] to: 

SHAPE America Internship Program
1900 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191
(fax) 703-476-8316  

For more information, review the internship description, contact the SHAPE America Internship Program Coordinator, or call 800-213-7193 x1420. For more information about internships, in general, please visit this site.