Summer VolunTeen Program

Thank you for your interest in Moffitt’s 2019 Summer VolunTeen program!

VolunTeen applications will be available from February 11, 2019 at 8 a.m. through February 15, 2019 at 5 p.m. The program will run from June 3, 2019 - August 2, 2019. Interested teens must commit to volunteer at least one day a week for seven hours, missing no more than two days of the summer commitment. VolunTeens are also required to attend a mandatory orientation on June 3, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The VolunTeen program is for students ages 15-17, who have completed their first year of high school, and is designed to expose teens to healthcare careers while receiving hands-on volunteer experience. Due to program demand, returning teens will be placed on a wait list, to be considered after first-time applicants have been processed. If you have volunteered previously and are interested in returning, you must complete the Returning Teen form here. Returning teens will also receive an email with additional participation information.

New applicants must complete both the both the online application and the Applicant Packet here.

Two things must happen for a complete submission:

Step One

Complete the VolunTeen application.

Electronic applications must be submitted by February 15, 2019 at 5 p.m. Applicants who fail to submit an electronic application WILL NOT be considered for the 2019 Summer VolunTeen program.

Step Two

Print, complete and submit the VolunTeen applicant packet here.

After submitting an electronic application, you must print the VolunTeen applicant packet, complete each form included in the packet and mail or drop off the completed packet to: Moffitt Cancer Center, MCC-VOL, 12902 USF Magnolia Drive, Tampa, Florida 33612. Applicant packets must be received in Volunteer Services no later than 5 p.m. on March 1, 2019.

  • Frequently Asked Questions are available here.

Teens accepted into the program will be required to:

  • Attend a mandatory orientation on Monday, June 3, 2019 from 8 a.m to 2 p.m.

  • Purchase a VolunTeen uniform shirt for $15

  • Provide documentation of completed TB screening 

Documentation must show TB Test was placed as well as the date it was read.

Important Dates    

Feb. 11-15  - Application available online
March 1 - Complete VolunTeen applicant packet due by 5 p.m.
March 9 - Teens emailed if accepted for interview phase
March 18-30 - Interview dates
April 15  
- Acceptance letters emailed to applicant
May 3 - Deadline to confirm acceptance (completed TB screens must be received)
June 3  - Session begins / Mandatory orientation from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Aug. 2  - Last day of 2019 program  

For additional questions or inquiries, please contact Volunteer Services at:
Email: volunteerservices@moffitt.org
Phone: (813) 745-2254