Naomi's Village

Internship Application

Internship Application

Thank you for your interest in participating in the Naomi's Village internship program. Completion of this written application is the first round of the application process.

Please complete this form thoroughly, thoughtfully, and authentically.

You may wish to type responses to questions that require more thought on a separate document where they can be saved, then copy and pasted into this form when you are satisfied with your response.

To learn more about Naomi's Village internship program, please go to our website and click on the Volunteer tab at the top of the page, then click the FAQ for internships button.

If you still have questions after reading the FAQ document, feel free to contact our Director of Volunteer Services at

Medical and Emergency Contact Information

In order to fully consider your application to serve in rural Kenya for up to two months, it is important for us to have an understanding of your relevant medical history and needs. Your medical information will be kept confidential at all times.

Financial Information:

Education and Academic/Non-Academic Interests

Extended Answer Questions

Please answer each of the following questions thoughtfully in 150 words or less.

The Naomi's Village internship program is a project-based internship. In the past, successful intern projects have included creating a database for our school library, assisting in videography and photography, conducting research projects, writing a children's book, leading ongoing skills workshops for various sports or arts, and more.


Please choose two of the following four questions to answer thoughtfully in 600 words or less. Then, email your responses to in a pdf format.

What do you anticipate will be your biggest challenge as an intern at Naomi's Village, and how might you turn them into an opportunity for growth? Be as specific as possible.

How do you interact with people who are different from you or situations that are unfamiliar? How do you approach new environments? Please use an example of a recent personal experience to illustrate your answer.

What unique background or life experience will you bring to this internship program? How will your unique perspectives contribute to and enrich the other volunteers who will share the guesthouse with you during your internship?

The Naomi's Village internship program seeks to provide an opportunity for young people to grow and learn through a two month period of service and engagement with our ministry and community in Kenya. However, our deepest hope is that our interns will be motivated by their short period of service to pursue a long-term commitment to compassionate and sacrificial living. How do you anticipate that an internship at Naomi's Village might impact your future academic or career goals and lifestyle?


Please submit one letter of recommendation from someone other than a family member. Email your letter of recommendation in PDF format to

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2023 Internship


We are excited about your interest in our internship program. Our internship application is a three step process:

Step one: Completion of this written application and submission of a letter of recommendation from someone other than a family member. 

Step two: If selected, completion of a first round interview with our Director of Volunteer Services and Child Sponsorship Coordinator and Team Liasion in Kenya.

Step three: If selected, completion of a second round interview with our Director of Operations and Executive Director.

Once step three is completed, our Director of Volunteer Services will notify you if you have been selected to serve as an intern at Naomi’s Village.