State of North Carolina Internship Program

The State of North Carolina Internship Program is offering paid summer internship opportunities in state government agencies. Applications for the Summer 2018 State of North Carolina Internship Program are now being accepted.

A variety of professional internship opportunities are located across the state and are available to North Carolina residents studying at the undergraduate or graduate level, or in law school in various disciplines. Summer interns work full-time (40 hours a week) for a period of 10-weeks at a wage of $8.25/hour. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Permanent resident of North Carolina,
  • Currently enrolled at a college/university and continuing education in the Fall of 2018
  • Carrying a minimum of a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 GPA scale, and
  • Completed high school and at least the sophomore year of college (or the first year of community college) at the time the internship begins in May

The 2018 State of North Carolina Internship Program booklet (attached) can be downloaded from our website at (Click on State Internship Program). The booklet (available in PDF format) contains all program details, including the full listing of available internship positions and application instructions. Applications are to be submitted ONLINE only. Please visit to apply. Once you have submitted an application online, you will be instructed to email the supplemental information to

Please share North Carolina's fine internship opportunities within your campus community. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Internship Coordinator, Candace Dudley, at 919-807-4407 or

Application deadline: January 15, 2018


Candace F. Dudley

State of North Carolina Internship Coordinator/State Youth Council Coordinator

Youth Involvement Office

919-807-4407 office

Physical Address:

116 West Jones Street, Suite G-102

Raleigh, NC 27603

Mailing Address:

1320 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC 27699-1320