There are a variety of opportunities for people to get involved with Rise’s efforts in the St. Louis region.

Internships and Practicums

We are currently seeking intern and practicum students for summer of 2019.

Application Review Periods

Summer 2019 Practicum: November 2018 until position is filled
Summer 2019 Internships: March 2019 until position is filled
Fall 2019: March 2019 until positions are filled

Click here for additional information on practicums.

Interns are welcome apply from academic backgrounds that would lend themselves well to community development and real-estate. This includes, but is not limited to, students of: Urban Planning, Public Administration, Social Work and Geographic Information Systems.

If you would like to find out more information about internships and practicum placement opportunities with Rise, email us at [email protected]

Career Opportunities

There are no active career opportunities with Rise at this time.

Volunteer Opportunities

As a non-profit, Rise is always looking for people to lend their time; especially during the Rise-Up festival. Email us for more information.

Note that while one of our core functions is real-estate development, we do not seek volunteers to assist in the physical construction of properties.

The Young Friends and Young Professionals Board

Rise supports the Young Friends and their executive board, the Young Professionals. This is a group of young professionals in the St. Louis area who volunteer their time on service projects to help make the region better. Learn more about this organization here.