Summer Volunteen Program

Our summer program offers hands-on experience for 15- to 17-year-olds who want to learn more about the healthcare industry while giving back. Information and the special application for this program are posted each year in April. Please do not use the regular online volunteer form to apply.

Deadline for Application: April 1 - 26, 2019


Summer Volunteen Program

Program Hours and Dates

*Please note, this is a 6 week program and applicants are expected to complete the full 6 weeks.

June 3 - 27 (4 weeks)
Mon - Thurs (no Friday volunteer dates)
8am - 3pm

*Program break July 1 - July 4

July 8 - 18 (2 weeks)
Mon - Thurs (no Friday volunteer dates)
8am - 3pm

Applying for Summer VolunTeen

General applicants must be 15 years old by June 1 of program year. Applicants who have a guardian working at Methodist Healthcare must be 14 years old by June 1 of program year.

Please read complete instructions in the application and submit the following by mail:

  1. Application and three references (PDF) from teachers or counselors
  2. The Parental Consent and Release form
  3. A copy of your birth certificate
  4. Immunization records for proof of MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) and chicken pox
  5. A 200-word essay on why you would like to volunteer and what interest you have in the medical field

Mail application materials to:

Methodist Healthcare Volunteer Services Department
1265 Union Ave., Ste. E-161
Memphis, TN 38104 

More Information

Volunteer Services: 901-516-7481