Summer Student Volunteer Program

Thank you for your interest in EMMC’s Student Volunteer Program.This Program is viewed as an educational experience.  Volunteering provides opportunities for teens to learn a sense of civic responsibility and become familiar with a variety of professions in the health care setting.
 
What are the benefits of being a Student Volunteer?
  • Enjoy the satisfaction that comes from assisting your community
  • Exposure to a hospital setting
  • Gain work experience
  • Helps with career decision making
  • Opportunity to make friends and meet new people
 
Mandatory Requirements:
  • Volunteers are high school students between 14 and 17 years old; a student must be 14 by June 1 of the initiating service or be entering ninth grade.  A student is eligible to participate until completion of twelfth grade or 18 years of age.
  • The Student Volunteer Program runs for eight to nine weeks each summer, dependent on the school calendar year.
  • First year students are required to obtain two reference letters as part of the application.
  • First year students are expected to complete a health screening (by EMMC’s Employee Health Office).
  • First year students attend an interview with the Student Volunteer Coordinator. Returning students are automatically invited to participate in a subsequent summer provided they are still age appropriate and barring any extenuating circumstances from previous participation.
  • Student volunteers attend a mandatory orientation.
  • Student volunteers receive department specific training and are expected to be familiar with and understand all the information in the orientation handbook.
Available 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday (if you are enrolling in driver’s education class or summer school, please be aware that our program requirements may not work with your schedule). Students are expected to commit to at least 1 day per week (8 hours) for at least 6 weeks of the program (your availability may affect your acceptance into the program). Students are given a morning and afternoon assignment which will remain the same for the duration of the program. 
 

Student Applications:

New Student Application
Returning Student Application