Student Internship Opportunities

What is the Public Service Intern Program?

  • Created in 1997, the Public Service Intern Program provides internship opportunities which are mutually beneficial to students and the State of Nevada.

  • Students gain valuable real-world work experience in a professional setting, establish professional relationships, make an impact on society, and, at the same time, contribute their time and talents to a State governmental agency.

  • Eligible students may apply for internships that are consistent with the student's academic major, area of interest, degree or career objectives, or service interest.

  • State agencies may develop internships that are consistent with their mission and goals, providing a professional work experience for college students.

    What are the benefits?

    • Work experience
    • Work with professionals
    • Networking for future employment
    • Learning about State government
    • Academic credit
    • Post-graduate employment opportunities
    • Certificate of completion
    • Flexible work schedules

      Who is eligible:

      • University System College Students   
      • Juniors, Seniors or Graduate Students  
      • Minimum 2.5 GPA  

        Where are the internships located?

        • Reno, Sparks, Carson City area
        • Las Vegas area

          When are the internships available?

          • Semester basis for credit (UNLV & UNR)
          • Variable for non-credit (UNR only)

            To apply or develop an internship.


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              NOTE: These are not paid positions. Internships are available for fall, spring, or summer semesters.