internship Overview


How do I apply?


Plywood People is a non-profit in Atlanta that leads a community of start-ups doing good. We do this through community, education and by creating experiences that help people dream. Interning at Plywood People is a great way to connect to the larger mission and vision of the organization while learning the ins and outs of how a creative non-profit operates. We are looking for highly motivated, self-starting and hard-working interns to join our team over the course of the next year. 

You can read about our various intern opportunities below. All internships are unpaid, but we do take regular breaks for donuts!

To apply for an internship, please complete the following 3 Steps:

  1. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page.
  2. Take the Synergist Quiz by clicking here and email a screenshot of your results to
  3. Email a Cover Letter and Resume to

Feel free to email Bethaney if you have any questions.

What are the opportunities?

Summer 2018 - Opportunities

Various Roles - Plywood Presents

Plywood People Summer Internship is our flagship internship program. We are looking for 4 or 5 individuals to join our team for the summer. As a summer intern, you will help bring our largest event of the year, Plywood Presents, to life. We will gather over 1000 non-profit, for-profit and creative founders together for two-days of connection and inspiration!

We are looking to fill numerous roles for summer internships, including registration and customer service, social media, VIP experiences and more. We will plug you into a role based on your unique skills and based on our team’s needs.


  • Dates: Monday, May 14th through Friday, August 3rd
  • Hours: Mondays-Thursdays Weekly, 9AM-4PM, Some Fridays
  • Attendance at the Plywood Presents is Required
  • Rhythms: Weekly 1-on-1 Meetings w/ Supervisor, Weekly Staff Meeting, and Weekly Professional Development Huddle
  • Perks: Firsthand Non-Profit Experience, Free Coffee, Fun Workspace and the opportunity to make some social entrepreneurship magic!


Interested In interning with us? Fill out This Form:

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