Internship Program

Are you looking for an internship opportunity
to kick start your professional career?

Commonwealth Corporation is looking for highly motivated interns who are eager to learn by assisting various departments. These paid internships for college students are excellent opportunities to gain hands-on experience while working for a well-known community-based organization. 


Unpaid internships perpetuate inequality in America. That's why we offer our interns $18/per hr.


Times have changed, and we are proud of offering a flexible schedule and a remote-work environment.​

Professional development

Interns receives the opportunity to shadow professionals, work with a mentor, and train with a live cohort.

Available Internships

Accounting & Budget Coordinator Intern

This role will be assisting in different projects within the finance department and may also handle bookkeeping, assist in preparing financial reports, and audits, and resolve discrepancies. This is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of finance and accounting. Apply Now >>

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Intern

This role will primarily work with our DEI Director on several projects while contributing to a positive and rewarding work environment where diversity, equity, and inclusion are identified as foundational to CommCorp Strategic Plan. This individual will perform day-to-day operations, develop training materials, analyze DEI data, conduct industry research, and create content highlighting communities from historically excluded groups. Apply Now >>

Program Operations Intern

The Program Operations team assists programmatic departments, and their external stakeholders in communicating effectively with internal operations oriented departments. The Program Operations Intern will work with a team that support all aspects of the contracting and invoicing in addition to other systems and processes creation, improvement and maintenance. Apply Now >>

Grant Management Intern​

This role will work closely with our Sector Strategies team to analyze grantee performance data, learn the grant lifecycle process, and develop a master workflow schedule for the procurement process. Apply Now >>

Innovation and Transformation Intern

Innovation and Transformation Inters work in Innovation Department, playing a crucial role in driving the strategy and facilitating the development of company-wide change management and process transformation initiatives. Apply Now >>

Human Resources Intern

The Human Resources Intern will support the department in administrative tasks, recruitment, employee relations, and HR projects, gaining exposure to various aspects of HR and contributing to the department's overall success. Apply Now >>

Marketing & Communications Intern

This role will be working closely with our marketing and communications team to conduct research, capture data, create marketing materials, and attend meetings. An interest in social media, email marketing, and partnerships is ideal. Apply Now >>

YouthWorks Training and Program Development Intern

The YW Training and Program Development Support Intern will support the design and development of the program’s signature Signal Success curriculum and other program-related training initiatives as well as research virtual learning trends to assist with building the foundation of the program’s Virtual Learning body of work. Apply Now >>

Research and Policy Intern

This role will be working closely with our Research and Policy Director to conduct quantitative and qualitative research tasks to inform program design and understand trends in the labor market. Intern can also support the launch and growth of Commonwealth Corporation Foundations philanthropic operations. Apply Now >>

Sobre a CommCorp

Commonwealth Corporation is a nationally recognized leader in building industry sector partnerships that address the skill needs of specific employers in an industry, creating new or expanded capacity in education and training programs for demand occupations. We are committed to ensuring that Massachusetts businesses have access to a pipeline of highly skilled workers and that youth and adults in Massachusetts have pathways to good jobs in the knowledge economy.

Commonwealth Corporation works with hundreds of Massachusetts companies, thousands of new and experienced workers, and thousands of youth and young adults each year.

Among other activities, we:

  • Administer the Workforce Training Fund, a trust that each year awards $20 million in incumbent worker training grants to companies.
  • Administer YouthWorks, Massachusetts’ subsidized youth employment program.
  • Coordinate education and workforce activities for the state’s juvenile justice system.
  • Implement and sell Signal Success, our soft skills and employability curriculum.

perguntas frequentes

No, you do not have to live in or near Boston to participate in our internship cohort. Working in a hybrid work organization, your internship will be remote.

Yes, depending on your school’s internship policies and guidelines! 

Our Fall 2023 Internship Cohort runs September 11th through December 8th.

Please email Lucila J. Santana, Associate Director of Marketing & Communications at [email protected]

Meet the Spring 2023 Cohort

Rising to the top from applicants across the state, our outstanding interns come from various backgrounds and are eager to make meaningful contributions to workforce development. Meet Angel, Kendra, Rachael, Edwin, Stephanie, Nayelle and Rachel.

Angel Rutherford

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Boston University

Kendra T. Jones

Program Operations

Simmons University

Rachael Dionisio

Marketing & Communications

Boston University

Edwin Liriano Ramirez

Innovation & Transformation

Bentley University ’23

Stephanie Gutierrez

Marketing & Communications​

Babson College

Nayelle Louis

Sector Strategies

UMass Amherst

Rachel Zhou


Boston College

Shaylan Hill

Marketing & Communications Intern​

Boston University

Theresa Hayes

Marketing & Communications​

Bentley University

A Commonwealth Corporation é uma fundação pública que foi criada em 1996 sob o Gabinete Executivo de Trabalho e Desenvolvimento da Força de Trabalho. 

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