The Wandering Scholar is currently recruiting for a marketing & outreach and an educational programs intern/volunteer. If you have the skills we’re looking for and care about making travel more accessible to others  – please apply!

See below for details.

Marketing & Communications Intern

The marketing and communications intern will be responsible for growing our social media presence across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter; acting as a liaison between the organization and summer program participants, mentors and partners; and assisting the directors in the promotion of The Wandering Scholar’s Global Skills Fellowship program to prospective applicants, donors, partners and mentors. We are looking for a highly organized and detail-oriented intern with a passion for travel and education, experience running engaging social media campaigns, and impeccable communication and writing skills.


  • Write, source and post content for The Wandering Scholar website, blog, and social media outlets

  • Develop and employ strategies for growing our social media presence and newsletter following.

  • Communicate summer program goals, deadlines and expectations to scholars, families and mentors.

  • Answer questions related to summer programming from scholars, families and mentors.


  • Experience using social media for business, brand or organization.

  • Experience with an educational program (after school program, tutoring, teaching, club, camp etc.)

  • Comfort using WordPress (or similar CMS) to update website content.

  • Access to personal laptop computer and reliable internet connection.

  • Ability to volunteer remotely 15 hours a week.

How to Apply

Send your resume and a short note explaining why you’d make a great fit to