Federal Internships

Pathways - The Internship Program replaces the Student Career Experience Program (SCEP) and Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP). This Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school and while getting paid for the work performed. Students who successfully complete the program may be eligible for conversion to a permanent job in the civil service.

The Washington Center - Join an organization where you can make a difference in the lives of students from across the nation and across the world. The Washington Center is situated in the center of our nation’s capital. It gives you a chance to work with the best and brightest students from around the world and to prepare them to become future leaders and productive citizens. Many alumni return to The Washington Center and have become members of our team. The Washington Center gives you an opportunity to develop professionally and turn a job into a career.

CIA - Contribute to the work of the nation before you graduate. Apply to participate in one of the outstanding student work programs at the CIA, including undergraduate student internships or undergraduate co-ops, and graduate studies programs. This is an opportunity to learn from highly skilled professionals who support US officials that make our country's foreign policy. You'll assist with substantive and meaningful work assignments, while earning a competitive income and gaining invaluable practical experience.

DC Job Source - Find internships and student programs with the federal government at specific agencies.

Internships.com - Federal internships are designed to help students find careers in government agencies. Post-graduation, students are allowed to apply for and enroll with the Federal Career Intern Program which has been designed to specifically help government agencies attract and recruit promising individuals.

http://www.justice.gov/careers/student_programs.html - Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) is the Department's competitive recruitment program for compensated summer internships. Selection for employment is based on many elements of a candidate's background including academic achievement, law review or moot court experience, legal aid and clinical experience, and summer or part-time legal employment.

EPA - EPA internships and fellowships provide a great introduction to their work, giving you a sense of whether EPA might be the right place for you. Internships, fellowships and other opportunities are available at their Washington D.C. headquarters, in their ten regional offices, and at their labs and research centers throughout the nation.

http://www.science.gov/internships/undergrad.html - Science.gov is a gateway to government science information and research results. Currently in its fifth generation, Science.gov provides a search of over 55 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information with just one query, and is a gateway to over 2100 scientific Websites.

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