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Got a passion for youth issues? Want to get some experience at a leading advocacy organisation in NSW?

Intern with Youth Action!

Three times a year, we take on a number of (unpaid) student interns. This is a fantastic and fun opportunity to get an experience in the social policy and advocacy space. We are now opening applications for our summer intern program. Summer internships start in December and run through to February 2017.

How to Apply

Applications are currently closed. If you are interested in the internship you can email with:

  • a copy of your resume, and
  • a cover letter specifying any topic area(s) you are interested in, and your availability (hours per week, what days of the week you can work in the office).

Your information will be kept on file and we will contact you for the next round of internships.


If you have any questions, please contact Jake Formosa, Project Development Manager on 02 8354 3705 or via

More Information:

To read more about being an intern at Youth Action click here.


Student Placements

Youth Action regularly takes student placements from relevant university and TAFE courses. As we are a peak body, our student placements focus on policy, research and advocacy work. We do not offer any direct service delivery to young people through placements.

If you are interested in undertaking your student placement with Youth Action, email us with these details and we will let you know if we have anything available:

  1. Your course, stage and institution.
  2. Length of the placement in hours.
  3. Approx. start and finish dates.
  4. Days of the week you are available.
  5. Why Youth Action is the right agency for your placement, and how your placement might assist the work we are doing.
  6. Any other details we may need to know.
  7. A copy of your CV.

Send your application to with the subject line "Student Placement Enquiry (Your Name)"