State and Local Government Internship and Job Search Guide

Working for state or local government allows you to contribute to policy initiatives and projects for your community and see tangible results of your work. Internship, fellowship and job opportunities within state and local government span across industries and skill areas

The search for state and local government roles is different from a search in the private and nonprofit sectors. This guide includes information about hiring, compensation and benefits, and how to find internship and job opportunities within state and local government.

This guide is not intended to serve as a substitute for working with an adviser to get individualized advice and create a customized plan. To do this, make an appointment in Handshake

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