Internship Program 2023 State of NC Internship Program Internship Basics Apply Nov. 1, 2022 - Jan. 6, 2023 Must be NC resident attending college Requires at least 2.5 GPA 10 weeks; May 22 - July 28, 2023 All internships are paid! Key Dates Nov. 1 — Application Opens Jan. 6 — Application Closes Late Feb. - Early March — Phone Interviews Late March — Interns Notified of Placements May 22 — Intern Orientation May 22 - July 28 — Internship Period Questions? Contact Candace Dudley Settle About the NC Internship Program The North Carolina Internship Program provides students with professional work experience that connects their classroom experiences and potential career choices. Interns work 40 hours a week for a 10-week period, earning $12.00 an hour. They participate in meetings, educational tours and other activities designed to broaden their perspective of public service and state government. There are numerous internship positions available during the summer at various state agencies located throughout North Carolina. Projects and interns are screened and selected by the North Carolina Internship Council. The State of NC Internship Program is highly competitive. Interns are encouraged to seek academic credit for the internship, but the student is responsible for making such arrangements and should determine the specific procedure at her/his academic institution. The Internship Council reminds all applicants that the intent of the Internship Program is to provide a variety of opportunities for students to learn about public service professions. About the internships Program overview, Eligibility requirements, program activities How to Apply Choose internship by location or position; What to include in online applications NC Internship Council Learn more about the council. Internship FAQs Answers to your Frequently Asked Questions Interest Form Sign up today to receive the latest news and updates on the State Internship Program.