Mayor's Internship Program

Spring and Summer 2024 Application Window is now CLOSED
The Mayor's Internship program supports job placement opportunities and aids in cultivating an environment of learning and enrichment, which addresses the Learning Environment pillar of the City's Strategic Plan.

Mayor Proctor is excited to launch this program geared toward the City's High School Juniors and Seniors, and College Age students.

QUICK FACTS:

  • Paid Internship
  • High School Students Internship availability:
    • Up to 6 interns per session
    • 8 week sessions in the Fall or Spring
    • No more than 10 hours/week
  • College Students Internship availability:
    • Up to 3.5 interns per summer
    • 8-12 week sessions in Summers
    • Up to 40 hours/week
APPLICATION PROCESS 2024
For the SPRING 2024 High School Internship Session & SUMMER 2024 College Internship Session:
  • January 22: Application Window opens
  • February 25, 11:59pm: Application Window closes
  • High School Spring Internship Session: April 1 - May 25
    • Orientation Day March 30
    • Closing Ceremony May 26
  • College Summer Internship Session: May 27 - TBD
    • Orientation Day May 19
Application Steps:
  • Round 1 - Complete Online or Hard Copy Applications (Jan. 22 - Feb 25)
    • Once applications are complete including resume, cover letter, and 2 recommendation letters, applicants will move to Round 2
  • Round 2 - Complete an Online interview (as early as Feb 26 - Mar 3)
    • Only applicants in this round will receive the link for the interview, once completed applicants will move to Round 3
  • Round 3 - Departments review and select interns (Mar 4 - Mar 11)
    • Only applicants who complete the video interview by the deadline will move to round 3 and have their applications reviewed by the departments
    • During this round, department supervisors may request additional meetings via Zoom
  • Selections are made and Offer Letters are sent to candidates (Mar 12 - Mar 15)
    • Selections will be made and official offer letters will be sent to the interns.

READY TO APPLY?
Please gather together the following application materials:
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Two Recommendation Letters:
    1. Share this link with two people (teachers, counselors, mentors, employers, any non-related adult who can share information about your work ethic)
    2. RECOMMENDATION LETTER

TO HELP YOU PREPARE, PLEASE FIND RESOURCES AVAILABLE BELOW

ACCESS ONLINE INTERN HANDBOOK ACCESS HARD COPY APPLICATION ACCESS HARD COPY REC. FORM
2023 Mayor's Internship Program- For Interns (4) Document (2) Document (3)

CLICK HERE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN HIRING AN INTERN!Document (4)