Download application here or email the DLI Director (jlevesque@bostonpublicschools.org) for a copy.

Application requires a resume, academic transcript, attendance record, essays, and two rounds of interviews.  The application process is designed to mirror the professional world so students gain a valuable and educational experience, regardless of the outcome.

2020 Application Timeframe

  • January
    • Applications launch 
    • Information sessions: Jan 16 and 21 (2:30pm, Electronic Classroom) 
  • February
    • Applications due Friday, Jan 31, 4:00pm
    • First round interviews: Feb 1 - Feb 14
    • Second round interviews: Feb 15 - Feb 28
    • Offers extended: February 28
  • March
    • Deadline to accept/decline offer: March 2
  • May
    • Mandatory training/orientation
  • June - August
    • First day of employment: June 29
      • Weekly site visits to organizations, usually Wednesdays
    • Last day of employment: August 14
      • *If student has a major scheduling conflict, flexibility around dates is permitted on a case-by-case basis. Speak to the DLI Director in advance.