Authored Wed, Mar 28, 2018

Still trying to decide what to do with your summer? Looking for something other than a semester on campus next fall? Now is the perfect time to apply for the Federal Diversity Internship Initiative – where you can get a paid internship with a federal agency!

This program offers opportunities for students in many fields, but those with interest in business, communications, engineering and public administration will be especially competitive.

Accepted students will have a chance to intern at one of many agencies, including:
Federal Aviation Administration
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
U.S. Department of Treasury
U.S. Census Bureau
National Archives and Records Administration
And more!

These positions are fully-funded: students receive a twice-monthly stipend, paid housing (if needed) and some support for travel to and from the internship site.
Application Requirements
U.S. Citizenship (no exceptions)
3.0 GPA
Be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Strong interest in federal employment
Available to intern full-time for 10 weeks (summer) or 15 weeks (fall)
April 4, 2018 deadline for summer
April 18, 2018 deadline for fall
To learn more and start an application, please visit