The U.S. Department of State's Student Intern Program:
The U.S. Department of State's Intern Program
accepts application materials no later than November 1st for the following summer. They seek rising juniors or above from a broad range of academic majors, such as: Business, Public Administration, Social Work, Economics, Information Management, Journalism and Biological, and Physical or Engineering Sciences for spring, summer, and fall internships. If they are not currently accepting internship applications, you can sign up to receive email updates so you will be able to apply once the application process opens up.
Approximately 50% of all internships with The U.S. Department of State take place in Washington DC with the remainder taking place in cities across the country. There are also a number of international internships where students get an opportunity to work in U.S. consulates and embassies abroad.
- Students must be a U.S. citizen and in good academic standing with their college or university.
- Students must be accepted for enrollment in an accredited college or univeristy.
Students must be a full or part-time continuing college or university junior (completing all sophomore credits), or graduate student (including internship. graduating seniors intending to go on to graduate school).
- Students are eligible to apply if they are still awaiting admission into graduate or post-graduate studies.
If you have completed an internship with the U.S. Department of State, we'd like to hear your story.