Resources & Links for Finding an Internship

General Search Engines
Internships for Specific Fields
Pennsylvania Internships
Federal Internships
Diversity Directories & Search Engines
Specific Organizations
Summer Opportunities
Internship Housing
International Internships

General Search Engines -
Get hired. Love your job. -
Directory of information about internships. Also see the introduction to internships titled "Working for Peanuts."

America's Job Bank -
Includes nation- and state-wide searches for jobs and internships. 

College Central Network -
By creating a password, you can view internships across the U.S. by major and/or job target. -
Registering to this site enables you to post an internship resume, research companies, learn about the job search and more.

College Recruiter
Several internships offered nationwide
Exciting internship opportunities in a variety of industries

A service where you can search for internships, jobs, etc. by location and by keyword is a global database of internships and entry-level positions for students, recent graduates and career changers.

Intern Queen
An online internship destination that helps students find and apply for internships while also educating them on how to make the most of their experiences. 

Internship King
InternshipKing offers internship reviews, internship postings, and internship advice.
Whether you are looking for a summer internship, a paid internship, or an entry-level job, InternWeb can help you land the position of your dreams! Search for thousands of internships and enable hundreds of employers to find you. 

Internships 4 You
An easy-to-use service that will help you to identify internships and careers that fit your needs
The World's Largest Internship Marketplace. 23,211 internship positions from 10,083 companies located in 1,466 cities across all 50 states.

Online internship database (User Name: work;  Password: learn).

Job Web Internships
This site is offered by NACE, the publisher of the most recommended job search guide, which is available at our career development office. 

Monster Trak
MonsterCollege helps recent grads and college students find their first career.

Rising Star Internships
A database of national internships can be found on this site and prospective interns can post their resume.

Urban Interns
A community that connects prospective interns and job seekers with potential employers and internships. You can find great "work-from-home" or virtual internships.

Career Connector
Powered by the Pittsburgh Technology Council

College Journal
Internship and job search, as well as career guidance articles.

Student Outreach
Helping tech companies succeed through business development.

Direct Marketing Association Job Bank

Career Builder
Jobs & job search advice, employment & careers.

Career Mag
US jobs and careers form CareerMag.

Career Site
Stand out in a crowd.

College Job Bank
Search the best college and entry level jobs online.

Jobs for college, and university students, grads, and Alumni.

All Star Jobs
Your career, education, & job search resource!

Career Spots

Job Hunt
Free job search information, expert advice, and links to 18,375 employers & job search resources.

Wanted Technologies
Where hiring demand meets labor supply.

Equip job seekers with advice, research, and inspiration you need to plan and achieve a successful career.

Job a Lot
Jobs and employment listings

After College
A service for college students and recent graduates who are looking for entry level jobs, internships, and other opportunities.

Disney College Program

Service Internships
A Global directory of service internships for college students.

One Day One Job
Jobs and Internships for College Grads. Trying to figure it out? We'll help you explore what's possible with new jobs and internships every day.

The Lab School of Washington
You are Extraordinary. The Lab School is Extraordinary, Too. Let’s go on an extraordinary journey together.

Internships for Specific Fields - 
Information. Insight. Inspiration.

Internships by Major

American Hiking Society
Outdoor and volunteer.

Cool Works
Internships in the U.S. with outdoor centers, conservation corps, resorts, national parks, summer camps. You may even find similar positions around the world. 

Coro Center for Civic Leadership
Public affairs.

ECO (Environmental Careers Organization)
Listing of more than 650 paid internships organized by region.

Association of Zoos and Aquariums

National Wildlife Federation

Society for Conservation Biology

Society of Wetland Scientist

Student Conservation Association

The Audubon Society

Marine Careers Net


Internships in Youth Development
National Human Services Assembly fosters shared learning and collaborative action and is an association of the nation's leading non-profits in the fields of health, human and community development, and human services

Lab Support
Lab Support, a division of On Assignment, is an international leader in placing scientific, engineering,
and preclinical professionals in contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire opportunities.
Magazine industry.

National Assembly Internships
Youth development in non-profit human service organizations.

On Assignment Clinical Research
On Assignment Clinical Research is a recognized leader in the health & life sciences staffing industry.

On Assignment Engineering
On Assignment Engineering is a recognized leader in the specialty staffing industry. 

Pittsburgh Technology Council
List of events involving job and internship search.

Range Resources
Geology, Petroleum Engineer, Political Science, Communications, Business Administration, Fisheries and Wildlife 

The Wilds
The Wilds is looking for interns as well as students that are interested in taking on independent research projects.  There are six program areas that The Wilds has for internship possibilities.

Engineering, IT 

PA Department of Environmental Protection
Engineering, Science, Geology majors.

Casino Careers
A free resource for job seekers seeking career opportunities in all disciplines and levels.

TV Jobs
An internet based employment service dedicated to helping you find employment in the highly competitive broadcast marketplace.

Wade Palmer & Associates
Food and beverage manufacturing industries.

Research Gate

United States Newspapers
Links to over 3,300 United States Newspapers.

Engineering Jobs
Listing engineering positions and resumes since 1996.

eFinancial Careers
Search for finance jobs and banking careers.

Pennsylvania Internships

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Here is a list of internships categorized by type and region.

Municipal Government  Internship
Paid summer internships with various projects 

Pennsylvania Local Job Network
The Pennsylvania Local JobNetwork is comprised of multiple employment Web sites focusing exclusively on local communities in the State of Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Newspaper Association
You will find a variety of internship opportunities at PNA-member newspapers 

PROWL (Pittsburgh Region's Occupation & Workforce Link)
This search engine queries more than 1,000 Southwestern Pennsylvania Web sites for internship opportunities.

Regional Internship Center of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIC)
The RIC is increasing the number of internships in southwestern Pennsylvania by actively teaming with employers and seeking potential interns. Register to connect with employers and find suitable internships. 

State Civil Service Commission 
Database for getting started in an internship with state government. 

The Regional Internship Center
The Regional Internship Center of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIC), strives to increase the number of organizations in southwestern Pennsylvania offering internships by actively working with employers to develop programs and connect them with potential interns. 

T.H.I.S. (The Harrisburg Internship Semester) Http://
Administered by the State System, this program gives students a semester-long internship experience in public policy. Interns work within the Pennsylvania legislature, as well as with independent boards, agencies and commissions.

Pennsylvania Jobs
Your online source for jobs and employment opportunities in Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia Jobs

Southwestern PA Internships

Federal Internships
Opportunities with trade associations, embassies, political organizations, federal agencies, media outlets, lobbying organizations, and policy groups nationally or internationally

Homeland Security
The FLETC College Intern program provides a unique opportunity for college students majoring in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a related field of study from across the country, to participate in a Federal Law Enforcement training environment.

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
An intergovernmental military alliance. The organization constitutes a system of collective defense whereby its member states agree to mutual defense in response to an attack by any external party.

U.S. Department of Defense*
The Department of Defense is America's oldest and largest government agency. With our military tracing its roots back to pre-Revolutionary times, the Department of Defense has grown and evolved with our nation. 

U.S. Department of Energy
Links given provide information on nationwide opportunities for research participation, fellowships, scholarships, training, and internship programs for undergraduates, grads, postdocs, and faculty. 

U.S. Department of State
The Department has several programs enabling students to get experience in a foreign affairs environment through on-the-job experience. Opportunities are available in Washington, D.C., and in embassies overseas.

U.S. Department of Transportation
Keeping America moving is possible in large part because of the men and women who comprise the Department of Transportation (DOT) family. DOT is able to provide the expert knowledge necessary to maintain and sustain our nation's transportation system.

Partnership for Public Service
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

Entry level Federal Jobs and Internships
It's not just making a living, it's making the difference.

Diversity Directories & Search Engines

Black Collegiate Online Job Search
Site for students of color seeking career and self-development information that also includes a job search. Type "intern" or "internship" in the keyword search to bring up internship opportunities. 

Direct Marketing Association Job Bank
Listing of marketing-related internships by DMA's member organizations. On the "Field" pull-down menu, select "Student/Trainee/Intern."
Career development information for job seekers of diverse backgrounds

Minority student internships

Americans with Disabilities
U.S. department of justice ADA home page.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Specific Organizations

Interns would work directly on a consumer education initiative for a local utility company, monitor media to report coverage that affects client's business and provide support for an account team regarding new business opportunities.

Career Intern Program
The Federal Career Intern Program is designed to help agencies recruit and attract exceptional individuals into a variety of occupations

CDS International
Based in Germany, CDS offers internships in Germany, Switzerland, Singapore, Argentina and Turkey in the following fields:  arts and culture, information media and communications, education, social sciences, library science, counseling and social services, commerce, and more.

Comcast-Spectacor offers sports and entertainment industry internship opportunities in Philadelphia with the Sixers, Flyers, Phantoms, and others.

Dow Jones Newspaper Fund, Inc.
DJNF is currently offering five internship programs in South Brunswick, NJ.  In addition, a Business Reporting internship program is available for minority college sophomores and juniors.
Leading provider of solutions focused on helping state and local educational agencies to effectively use data to improve the quality of education programs. Offers internships, apprenticeships, careers, scholarships, grants, and cooperative education

Feminist Majority
A feminist think tank, the Feminist Majority, offers full-time internships in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles for undergraduates interested in feminism and public policy.

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Opportunities at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park are as diverse as the natural and cultural resources of the park

IBM Student Portal
Big Blue has two different internship programs. The Employment Pathways for Interns and Co-ops (EPIC) program is for a variety of majors, such as accounting and graphic design, as well as computer science.

Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Vilar Institute for Arts Management at the Kennedy Center offers internships in arts administration and arts education administration.

KidsFest at Orchard Hill Church
A highly energetic week-long summer day camp for children entering first through sixth grade in Wexford, PA.

National Organization for Women
Located in Washington, D.C., NOW has internships involved in the following areas:  government relations, public policy, field organizing, direct mail and fundraising, communications, political action.

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Each summer, PHMC provides approximately 45 students with opportunities to work with museum, archives, preservation, and history professionals on a variety of projects and tasks.

Pirates Internship
Internships year-round.

Pittsburgh Technology Council
Organization for aiding the region's technology companies

The Pressley Ridge Schools
The Pressley Ridge Schools is a well-established non-profit children's services agency with programs in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland and Ohio. Opportunities available include an internship in community residential rehabilitation.

Project Vote Smart
Located in Philipsburg, Montana, Project Vote Smart is national research library of factual information on over 40,000 candidates for public office. 

Smithsonian Institution
An internship at the Smithsonian Institution is a prearranged, structured learning experience scheduled within a specific time frame. The experience must be relevant to the intern's academic and professional goals, and to research and museum activities of the Institution. An internship is performed under the direct supervision of Smithsonian staff.

Sponsors for Educational Opportunity
SEO offers career and internship opportunities and is a nonprofit organization in New York City. It was the first mentoring program for high school students of color.

Student Career Experience Program
There is a need to attract diverse and talented students with skills which will be critical to the future workforce needs of the Federal Government. The arrangements for such jobs are developed under the Federal Student Educational Employment Program.

Student Conservation Association
SCA provides internship and volunteer opportunities in national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, urban greenways and wildlands managed by nonprofit conservation organizations for more than 5,000 people a year.

Student Educational Employment Program
The Student Educational Employment Program provides Federal employment opportunities to students who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment as degree seeking students taking at least a half-time academic, technical, or vocational course load in an accredited high school, technical, vocational, 2 or 4 year college or university, graduate or professional school.

Student Temporary Employment Program
Provides employment for students from the metropolitan D.C. area while attending school and to assist with clerical/administrative/research functions in the agency.

United Way of Allegheny County
The United Way of Allegheny County is seeking marketing interns for its e-business division.

The Washington Center
An integrated mix of work experience and academics.


Big Apple Head Internships -
New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut areas. 

Global Experiences -
Global experiences allows you to select your internship destination. It features various customized internship programs with high-quality companies.

USA Jobs -
The database for all federal jobs

Summer Opportunities

Camp Channel -
Summer camp jobs & employment

Camp Depot -
The eBusiness company for extracurricular activities.

Camp Staff -
Your one-stop destination for the best summer camp jobs at North America’s finest camps.

My Summers -
the best resource for camp directors and future staff.

Summer Camps -

Summer Jobs -
Surf for the perfect summer job

American Camp Association -
Interactive camp database with 11 ways to search over 2,200 camps coast to coast.

Internship Housing

Columbia University Intern Summer Housing -

Educational Housing Services -

International House -

NYC Intern -

New York University Summer Housing -

The Catholic University of America Intern Housing -

George Mason University Summer Intern Housing -

Georgetown University Summer Housing -

International Student House -

Washington Intern Student Housing -

For Rent -
A bulletin board for roommates all over the country. There is an option for short-term housing (3 months or less).

Intern Housing -

My Apartment Map -
Plots available housing to help you easily find housing near your desired location. Shows nearby grocery stores, public transportation, and other amenities.

Apartment Lists -
a free, nationwide student-catered apartment listings website.

Hostels -

International Internships

The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience -
Offers worldwide internships to juniors and seniors in Engineering, Architecture, Mathematics, Computer Science, Natural and Physical Sciences.

InterExchange -
Offers abroad opportunities in teaching English and childcare as well as volunteer and internship options. Offered in sixteen countries.

American Institute for foreign Study -
Internships and Study Abroad Opportunities.

Center for Education Abroad -
Internships through Arcadia University.

AustraLearn -
Internships in Australia and New Zealand

IES Abroad -
Intern abroad in a variety of countries in Art/Theatre, Education, Law, Service, Business, Government/Politics, and Science.

Internships in Europe.

Global Experiences -
Offers internships in Italy, Australia, Spain and France in many areas, including fashion and culinary. Also offers ESL teaching, volunteering abroad programs in Ecuador, and adventure travel.

Intern Abroad -
International and summer intern abroad

Last Updated 4/9/18