Campus Affairs & Student Engagement

Mensch’s Guide to Campus Activism

Guide to Campus Activism

A Mensch's Guide to Campus Activism
Connecting college students to worldly issues.

Contact

The Hillels of Illinois
Regional Programs
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60606
phone: (312) 444-2868
fax: (312) 855-2479
email: hillel@juf.org

Lewis Summer
Intern Program
The Hillels of Illinois
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60606
phone: (312) 444-2868
email: lsip@juf.org

Lewis Summer Intern Program Eligibility and Compensation

Eligibility

  • Jewish undergraduate students (18-22 years old)
  • Must reside (parental residence) or attend school in Illinois
  • Must have completed at least one year on campus (excluding a freshman year abroad) as of summer start date, and have at least one semester left on campus after the internship program.
  • Must express an interest in working within the Jewish community in a professional or volunteer (lay) capacity.
  • Must have demonstrated leadership ability.

Compensation

  • Each student who participates in the Summer Intern Program will receive a $2000 stipend.
  • Students may receive college credit for the Summer Intern Program depending on their academic programs.
    • Many universities consider The Harriet and Maurice Lewis Family Summer Intern Program valid as an independent study project, granting full or partial credit.
    • Interns must make arrangements for academic credit through their university or department on their own.