Rhode Island State Government Internship Program

If you're interested in a challenging, rewarding work experience, the Rhode Island State Internship Program may be just what you're looking for.

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Students are placed in the legislative, executive or judicial branches of government, as well as various departments and agencies within state government. The program has a wide selection of placements - many are legal placements, geared towards law students, as well as undergraduates interested in a legal career. The Department of the Attorney General, the Public Defender's Office, and judicial clerkships are some examples of placements. Others include: Department of Health, Department of Administration, which include, but are not limited to, environmental sciences, human services, computer programming and engineering.

Educational Focus: Established learning objectives; Academic credit; Evaluation of learning experience; Internships enable students to participate in state government on a learning basis and provides experience within their field of interest.

Focus of Placement: Legislative, Executive and Judicial Branches of Government; State Departments, Offices and Non-Profit Agencies.

State Government Internship Program:
82 Smith Street, Room 8-AA
State House Providence Rhode Island 02903
Tel: 401-222-6782 Fax: 401-222-4447
Email: intern@rilegislature.gov

Summer Intern application