Thanks for your interest in an American Red Cross internship or an Americorps position! You can assist the Red Cross in the following activity areas (multiple internships available in each area for each semester): Disaster Response, Community Preparedness Education, Community Disaster Resilience, International Humanitarian Law/Geneva Conventions, Services to the Armed Forces & Veterans, Health & Safety Certifications, Blood Drives/Biomedical Services, Fundraising/Financial Development, Communications, Volunteer Development/Human Resources, State Government Relations/Public Policy.
Americorps positions are generally in disaster response, community resilience, or community disaster preparedness areas. These are volunteer roles that include a small stipend and hospitalization coverage. Successful candidates can also become eligible for a cash educational award.
In some cases, multiple locations are offered for both internships or Americorps positions. Generally, these are in Albany, Poughkeepsie, Glens Falls, Morrisonville (Plattsburgh), Potsdam, Watertown or Utica, NY. Applicants must be able to clear a criminal background check.
Please complete the form below to apply for an internship or Americorps position with the American Red Cross. We will contact you within a few days of submission. Local American Red Cross internships are offered without pay or stipend.