State of South Dakota agencies have announced summer 2022 internships! Visit https://bhr.sd.gov/job-seekers/internship/ to learn about opportunities with various state agencies.
Apply early. Positions can be filled prior to closing date.
The State of South Dakota Intern Program provides opportunities for students to gain first-hand knowledge and understanding of governmental processes through pre-professional work experiences in various occupational fields. The Intern Program offers internships for students in many areas, some of which include accounting, corrections, education, engineering, fisheries and wildlife, law, marketing, nursing, pharmacy, public relations, and technology-based.
To be eligible for a State of South Dakota Internship, students must:
Attend an accredited college, university, or vocational-technical program in the United States. This includes students in undergraduate and graduate programs.
Carry at least 12 credit hours, as a full time student, in the semester in which you apply.
Begin the internship with sophomore standing or above. If you attend a vocational/technical school, you must have at least completed the first year of your program, at least nine months, by the beginning of the internship.
Please Note: Preference will be given to those students who are residents of South Dakota or who are attending a college, university, or vocational-technical institution within South Dakota; however, any student meeting the above eligibility requirements may apply.