The District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency is a unique and dynamic organization dedicated to protecting against, planning for, responding to, and recovering from natural and man-made hazards.
The District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency is a unique and dynamic organization dedicated to protecting against, planning for, responding to, and recovering from natural and man-made hazards. The paid internship program will provide real-world knowledge and experience in emergency management, homeland security efforts, and intelligence analysis.
Duration of Internship: February 1, 2016 - April 22, 2016 Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm
(Subject to change based on specific placement)
*Applicants must be US citizens and are subject to a background check.
We are seeking current graduate AND undergraduate students who are interested in or who are majoring in the following or similar field(s):
English Writing - Rhetoric
Information Technology/Computer Science
A highly qualified applicant will possess the following: self-motivation, attention to detail, critical thinking skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Our internship program provides a number of opportunities throughout the Agency. Applicants should review the following opportunities and apply for each opportunity they are interested in (students must apply for each opportunity individually).
To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and one (1) writing sample (max. eight (8) pages) to Hsema.Internship@dc.gov indicating the particular Internship Opportunity being applied for in the email subject line.