Published: Dec. 6, 2019

The USGS Internship Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school and getting paid for the work performed.

The Internship Program has two types of Internship appointments:

  1. appoint a student on a temporary basis, not to exceed 1 year, to complete temporary or short-term projects; or
  2. appoint a student for an initial period expected to last more than 1 year and may lead to permanent employment.

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