U.S. Department of State - for students and recent graduates

Network with the World: U.S. Department of State Student Internships and Fellowships

Experience the thrill and rewards of the student internships and fellowships at the U.S. Department of State. Whether you're looking for internship programs for high school students or internships for college students, there's no limit as to how far it can take you. Here, you'll have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to connect with the global community, gain insight into U.S. foreign policy and diplomacy, explore new career avenues and most of all, acquire lifelong skills as you represent America to the world. Are you up for the challenge?

The U.S. Department of State offers internships for students of all levels, including opportunities for: Internship programs for High School Students, Undergradute Students, Graduate and Post-Graduate Students

Visit https://careers.state.gov/connect/dir to connect with a Diplomat in Residence (DIRs), career Foreign Service Officers and Specialists located throughout the U.S. who provide guidance and advice on careers, internships and fellowships to students and professionals in the communities they serve. DIRs are available to answer questions and share insight with those interested in Foreign and Civil Service careers, internships and fellowships.

Note: U.S. Department of State programs are for students who are U.S. citizens.

Contact Information

ContactDepartment of State HR/REE/REC
US Department of State
2401 E Street NW
Suite 518 H
Washington, DC, United States 20522