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Internship Positions

Tubman's internships are unpaid opportunities, however, we are proud to offer a limited number of paid stipend scholarships to students accepted into academic internships!

We are always trying to work with schools or other organizations to provide paid internships for students. For any questions, call 612.767.6680 or email

For questions or more details, please call 612.767.6680 or email


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Available Internships

You can fill out our online application for a volunteer/internship position at Tubman by clicking here.

    Child Specialist Interns support children who are living at Tubman’s shelter in Maplewood for families that have experienced domestic violence. Provide individualized, trauma-informed, strength-based care and advocacy through relationship building, on-site activities, field trips, and respite childcare.
    This position works directly on-site at our Maplewood shelter and adheres to Tubman's COVID-19 safety protocols.

  • Minneapolis
    The Civil Legal Advocate Intern or Volunteer works with victims/survivors of domestic violence by responding to client calls requesting legal assistance, including writing and filing Orders for Protection (OFP). Assist staff with maintaining the client database and may also support clients at OFP hearings in Hennepin County Court. May also provide client support in criminal matters depending on team needs.

  • Maplewood
    The Criminal Legal Advocate is responsible for attending in-custody arraignments in either the Stillwater or suburban Ramsey County areas, and relays information about criminal domestic assault cases to the clients involved.

  • Minneapolis
    Tubman Resource Advocates implement person-centered and culturally grounded practices to people of all ages, genders, and backgrounds through safety planning, crisis intervention, emotional support, information and connection to Tubman services, and referrals to community organizations. Resource Advocates provide these services by phone, e-mail, and in-person to individuals seeking support and services at Tubman and in the community. Work is on-site at Tubman Chrysalis in south Minneapolis.

  • Minneapolis
    As part of Tubman’s Movement for Violence Prevention (MVP) team, the Youth Educator Intern connects with students through education and youth leadership activities. Interns present our violence prevention curriculum in middle and high schools, facilitate leadership groups, and provide tools to youth that support peer education and other related projects. Youth Education interns also provide individual advocacy and support.

    **This position is based out of Tubman Chrysalis Center in Minneapolis and includes travel around the Twin Cities Metro. This position requires a valid driver's license, car insurance, and reliable access to a vehicle.**

Currently Filled Internships