Department of Commerce Internships

Applicant Class Year: 
Minimum GPA: 
3.5 out of 4
Additional Eligibility Notes: 

Basic eligibility requires enrollment as an undergraduate or graduate student at two and four-year accredited educational institutions, as well as U.S. citizenship.

Field(s) of Interest: 
Public Services
Time of Opportunity: 
Undergraduate Academic Year
North America
Funding Type: 
Funding Source: 
Externally-funded opportunity
International Students Eligible?: 
No – Opportunity has citizenship restrictions

The Department of Commerce (DOC) has opportunities for both summer and academic year paid internships. Students interested in being considered for opportunities under the Department of Commerce Postsecondary Internship Program should visit our website to find out more about eligibility criteria, program benefits and the application form. Please note that all programs are open to any students who meet program eligibility criteria.

Interns participate in on-site work experiences with DOC bureaus and offices in order to integrate academic theory and workplace requirements, gain relevant skills and knowledge, explore Federal career options, develop professional networks, and gain a greater awareness of the role of Federal agencies.