We are now seeking applicants for the 2016-2017 academic year.

What is the SH101 Student Advisory Board internship?

  • Student Health 101 is an online, monthly health and wellness program (magazine) distributed to more than 3 million college and university students in the US and Canada. SH101 is an international publication; each issue is customized for our client schools with their own logos and campus resources.
  • We publish editions for US undergraduates, students at faith-based institutions, nontraditional students (community college and graduate school), and students at Canadian colleges and universities.
  • All students on our board have a strong interest in health and wellness, especially issues affecting the college population. Our definition of wellness is broad: It includes budgeting, academic skills, relationships, sexual assault prevention, time management, spirituality, and more.
  • Our student advisors are from diverse backgrounds and regions across the US and Canada. We are recruiting US undergraduates, Canadian undergraduates, and US community college and graduate school students.
  • This is an unpaid, one-year commitment (June 2016-June 2017).

What we look for in our student advisors:

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  • Enrolled at a higher education institution full time or part time in the US or Canada for the full academic year 2016-17
  • Commitment to supporting other students and promoting health and wellness in student communities
  • Commitment to Student Health 101 and our internship requirements (see below)
  • A strong interest in some aspect(s) of health and wellness (e.g., you follow health news and blogs; you are passionate about fitness, cooking healthy food, or some other aspect of wellness; you are studying for a relevant degree or work/plan to work in a relevant field; etc.)
  • We value diversity in life experiences, location, type of higher ed institution, age, sex, interests and skills, etc.

What is the role of SH101 student advisors?

  • Review and comment on stories (articles) in development each month
  • Occasionally review a relevant app, online wellness tool, or health strategy
  • Occasionally write a brief blog post
  • Provide topic and messaging ideas
  • 5 hours of your time each month

How we recognize our student advisors:

  • Named in every issue
  • Every issue spotlights a student contributor
  • Every issue features student reviews
  • Our new website will feature blog content by students
  • A certificate on completion of the internship
  • An opportunity to build your résumé

Next steps:

Apply here

Read our current issue (May 2016):

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Standard edition (US undergraduates)

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Nontraditional edition
(US community college & grad school students)

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Canadian edition