Internships at The Mother Church

Summer 2012 Interns


What is The Mother Church?

The Mother Church (TMC) is the First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, MA, which includes the Church Administration, the Publishing Society, and the Mary Baker Eddy Library.

What We Fund

Each summer TMC Youth offers internships in a variety of departments such as publishing, finance, legislation, marketing, media, international planning, archival research, etc. You can see descriptions of the 2017 internships here. Applications for Summer 2017 internships are due online by Monday, January 30.

Christian Science Church

Interns spend about 80% of their time working for a single church department, and 20% of their time with TMC Youth. This dynamic structure allows them to work with a lot of people at The Mother Church and receive professional mentoring from a variety of supervisors.

Summer interns Interns receive a living stipend of $250/week plus free housing at Northeastern University. Interns who are continuing their studies after the internship program are also eligible to receive a $2,000 education grant from The Albert Baker Fund.

Who Should Apply?

Students and recent graduates who are spiritual thinkers and are proactive in their churches or communities, or on their college or university campuses. Above all, interns must be committed to the healing mission of The Mother Church.

2017 Intern Application for ABF Education Grant

  1. This application is for 2017 summer interns who have completed their internship.
  2. Click the ‘Start Your Online Application’ link below.
  3. Select ‘Internships’ as the Funding Program.
  4. Submit your application when complete.

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