We’re always looking for the opportunity to work with enthusiastic and passionate individuals that will one day be future leaders in cancer care in our region.

There are a number of opportunities to intern with the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, and working with us is a great way to get valuable, hands-on experience in the not-for-profit sector.

To get started, please submit the following information. Once we’ve learned a bit about you, we will contact you to find just the right fit with us at the Cancer Foundation.

What’s in it for you?

  • Valuable experience and exposure to the charity sector, giving you the opportunity to see if this field is the right one for you.
  • A safe, welcoming space to learn, ask questions and open doors.
  • An opportunity to make professional connections and create a great impression, giving you a valuable reference for future job applications.
  • The chance to make a difference in our community, improving the lives of those touched by cancer in our region.

Applicants must:

  • Be current students enrolled in a school placement program
  • Be current students interested in learning the inner workings of a nonprofit organization.
  • Be available to work during regular business hours.
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and a high level of computer competency.
  • Be self-motivated, organized and able to balance multiple priorities.
  • Have a strong desire to make a difference.
Dates and Deadlines
Semester Application Deadline Internship Dates
Fall August 1 September – December
Winter December 1 January – April
Summer April 1 May – August
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Cancer Coaching Location

Because Cancer Coaching is now offered at a number of locations across the Ottawa region, we ask that you tell us your preferred Cancer Coaching location before completing your registration. This will help us match you with a Coach.
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