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Scholarship and Internship Opportunities

Scholarship and Internship Opportunities


KP Launch Paid Internship - Deadline to apply is January 14

Learn more about the Kaiser Permanente Launch program - which exposes students to various business and healthcare careers.

Apply by January 14.

Applicants must be 16 years old to apply. 

California Foundation for Parks and Recreation Scholarship - Deadline to apply is January 23

The California Foundation for Parks and Recreation Scholarship Committee offers scholarships to assist noteworthy students in fulfilling their goal of entering the park and recreation profession. The Committee annually awards scholarships to High School junior and senior students who are interested in majoring in recreation, parks, leisure studies and closely related fields. Award amounts are generally up to $500.

Download the application.

Submit scholarship application to:

Alex Greer
City of San Mateo Parks & Recreation Department
723 Monte Diablo Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401

Important dates:
Apply on or before 5pm on Wednesday, January 23.
Schedule an interview time by Friday, January 25.
Interviews will be on Tuesday, January 29.
Scholarships handed out at event on Thursday, February 28.

Expedia Paid Internship Opportunity - Deadline to apply is January 31

The 2019 Expedia Group High School Development Apprenticeship Program seeks talented and motivated individuals to join its engineering teams this summer.

Must be a Junior or Senior to apply.

Apply by January 31


Metropolitan Transportation Commission Internship - Positions Open Until Filled

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is seeking high school students who want to gain valuable transportation-related career experience. Students are placed with local public transit agencies in departments such as planning and public works. This program helps students to understand the role of transportation agencies in the community that they live and go to school in.

More information. (Scroll down to see San Mateo County opportunities.)