The John A. Hartford Foundation, Inc.
55 East 59th Street – 16th
New York, NY 10022
Start Date: September 7,
End Date: December 31, 2021
Salary: $17 per hour
Work Hours: ~35-40 hours per week
Background: The John A. Hartford Foundation,
based in New York City, is a private, nonpartisan, national
philanthropy dedicated to improving the care of older adults.
For more than three decades, the organization has been the
leader in building a field of experts in aging and testing and
replicating innovative approaches to care. The Foundation has three
priority areas: creating age-friendly health systems, supporting
family caregivers, and improving serious illness and end-of-life
care. Working with its grantees, the Foundation strives to change
the status quo and create a society where older adults can continue
their vital contributions.
Position Details: Selected candidates will
support the President and John A. Hartford Foundation staff with
various projects that advance the mission of improving care for
older adults. This will require interns to conduct research and
produce writing related to the fields of geriatrics and gerontology
and perform administrative projects related to the day to day
operations of the Foundation.
Position Requirements/Preferred Skills:
- Current enrollment in a related graduate level degree program
(MPH, MPA, MSW, MHA, etc.)
- Strong writing and communication skills
- Adaptability to new opportunities and projects
- Interest in philanthropy, health care, and/or aging
- Ability to collaborate with others, work independently, and
manage time effectively
- Must arrange own housing within New York City or local
Terry Fulmer, President
How Do I Get Started?
To apply please submit the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- An updated resume
- A brief cover letter outlining your experience and interest in
working for The John A. Hartford Foundation
Due to the anticipated volume of applications further contact by
applicants is not allowed. Please no phone calls.