Our internships and work study opportunities provide valuable, hands-on experience working with a nonprofit organization in education, literary arts, and community service. Internships are unpaid and last a minimum of one academic quarter/semester. Work study positions are staff positions for which you must qualify through your financial aid office.


Internships Overview & Requirements

The Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas interns commit to 10–15 hours per week of unpaid work through the duration of three months with the possibility of extension. Interns participate in all aspects of Fearless Ideas; they support staff in administrative tasks, outreach projects, and events, and often have the opportunity to conduct individual projects based on the skills and interests of the intern as well as the needs of the organization.

The Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas offers the following positions:

Publishing and Bookmaking Intern 

Programming Intern 

To Apply for an Internship

Please follow the instructions on each job description. All require that you email a resume and letter of interest to expressing your desire to apply for our internship and a few words about your interests or what you are studying. No phone calls please.

You may also send these to us at:

Volunteer Manager and HR Administrator
c/o The Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas
PO Box 30764 

Seattle, WA 98113

“Interning at Fearless Ideas is every bit as awesome as I thought it would be. I get to do so many fun things, but the best part is helping the kids get excited to write!”

- Peyton Prater, Intern

“This internship was everything I hoped it would be and more.”

- Casey Corcoran, Intern