Internship Overview

Application Checklist

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the application process and timeline? 
Applications will be open from August 1-August 15, 2019. Extensions are rarely granted and all files must be received before the deadline. Beginning in mid August, we will send out notices and scheduling for interviews if you are chosen. Final notices for acceptance into internships are sent out in late-August. Please continue to check your emails regularly as to not miss any deadlines. 

What documents will I need to apply? 
You will need to submit your resume and personal statement.

Where will interviews be held? 
Internships will be held in Oakland or San Leandro. 

What GPA do I need to apply? 
There is no minimum GPA requirement to apply to any of the internship.

What grade level are students eligible to apply? 
Alameda County Health Care Services Agency (HCSA) allows all high school aged students to apply.

Do I need to attend an OUSD school to be eligible? 
You do not need to be an OUSD student to apply to the Alameda County Health Care Services Agency (HCSA) internship, but you do need to be a City of Oakland resident.

Is this a paid internship?
Yes. All students will be given a $$$ stipend upon completion of their program.

What are the important program dates?

Application Opens: August 1, 2019

Deadline to Apply: August 23, 2019

Interview Notifications: Rolling in mid-August 2019

Acceptance Notifications: Late August 2019

Program Dates: September-December 2019