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Teen Volunteer Program

Teen 2015 program is full.  Please check back in February/March 2016 for information about our summer 2016 program and how to apply.  Applications will be due by April 22, 2016.


Summer 2015 Teen Volunteer Program

Thank you for your interest in our Teen Volunteer Program at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan. Our teen program offers volunteer opportunities for youth age 14-17 years old.  You must be 14 years old by June
15, 2015, in order to participate in our program. 

Please read carefully:  We are offering one 8-week session from June 15 – August 7.  You are required to volunteer for, at least, one shift per week (shifts are 3 to 4 hours depending on assignment) and may not be absent for more than two weeks during the summer session.  Shifts will be offered Monday – Friday between 7 am and 6 pm. 

RETURNING Teens do not need to reapply.  If our summer program fits with your schedule, please click HERE to update your information for the summer 2015 program. 

New Teen Applicants:

Attending orientation is mandatory and accepted applicants will have two options to choose from:

  • Monday, June 1, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Saturday, June 6, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

We have a limited number of placements available. Many of you have busy summer schedules and you need to carefully consider whether a commitment to the hospital program will fit into your

To apply to our program, items 1 through 3 below must be received in our office no later than April 24, 2015.  Incomplete submissions will not be processed.

  1. Complete your online Teen Volunteer Application.  Link:  HERE
  2. One (1) non-family member recommendation letter.
  3. A 500 – 600 word, typed essay in which the applicant answers this question: “What is your most valued personal possession and why?”

Please complete your online application (this will automatically be transmitted to us) and then submit together your letter of recommendation and your essay to:  

  • SJRHC/Volunteer Services 2801 Franciscan Drive, Bryan, TX 77802;
  • Scan to submit by email
  • Fax to Volunteer Services 979.776.2927Drop off to the Volunteer Services office

Applicants who have submitted their reference and essay will be contacted by email or phone to set up an after school interview (week of April 27th). 

Please do  not apply if you are not going to be able to commit to the full session with only 2 absences.  No Exceptions!  It is our goal to support hospital departments with consistent Teen Volunteers throughout the
summer program.

We look forward to hearing from you and providing a meaningful and rewarding experience for you as part of the Teen Volunteer Program.  Please feel free to email us at
or call 979.776.2917 if you have any questions. 

To apply:  Click HERE

Completion of this application process does not guarantee acceptance.  Decisions of Volunteer Services are final. 

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