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Educational Resources for Aspiring Government Professionals

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    Get Uncle Sam to Pay Your Student Loans

    Get Uncle Sam to Pay Your Student Loans
    Whether or not you work for the government, Uncle Sam can help pay for those pesky student loans. GovCentral researched three federal programs that will reduce your student loan payments or even make the payments for you. We’ve also found which careers can give you the best chance to qualify for them. Read on to find out how to get Uncle ...
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    Federal Jobs for Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement Majors

    Students in criminal justice explore every aspect of crime, the law, and the justice system. Law enforcement administration majors learn how to manage and direct police departments, sheriff’s departments, and other law enforcement agencies and institutions (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for criminal justice / law enforcement majors. [widget:various_federal_jobs_guides] Border Patrol Agents Criminal Investigators Game Law ...
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    Federal Student Internship Programs

    Federal Student Internship Programs
    Student Internship Programs With the Federal Government The Federal Government is interested in finding people from diverse backgrounds who have the skills needed to meet its future employment needs. While some Federal agencies have developed agency-specific programs, this internship listing is limited to special programs that can be used for hiring in all Federal agencies. Hispanic Association of Colleges and ...
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    The Library of Congress Internship

    The Library of Congress Internship
    From the Library of Congress Website: "There are many internship, fellowship, and volunteer program opportunities throughout the Library. Select your interests and qualifications from the options below, select the "Search" button, and view the programs at the bottom of the screen. Note: Nonresident aliens applying for participation in these Library of Congress programs may only be selected if they are eligible ...
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    Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Internship

    Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Internship
    Taken from the CHCI Website: About CHCI The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) is a national non-profit and non-partisan Hispanic educational organization whose mission is to develop the next generation of Latino Leaders. CHCI seeks to accomplish its mission by offering educational and leadership development programs, services, and activities that promote the growth of participants as effective professionals and strong leaders. ...
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    Congressional Research Service Internship

    Congressional Research Service Internship
    VOLUNTEER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM CRS accepts a limited number of volunteer interns each year. Although most interns are graduate students, exceptional undergraduate students are also welcome to apply. Volunteer interns assist professional CRS staff in performing research and reference in response to public policy-related issues and questions. Through this work, volunteers have an opportunity to participate in the legislative process and to ...
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    Native American Congressional Internships

    Native American Congressional Internships
    Native American Congressional Internships The Native American Congressional Internship Program provides Native Americans and Alaska Natives with an insider’s view of the federal government. The ten-week internship in Washington, D.C., places students in Senate and House offices, committees, Cabinet departments and the White House, where they are able to observe government decision-making processes first-hand. In 2008, the Foundation expects to award ...
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    Senators' Offices Interships

    Senators' Offices Interships
    Murkowski, Lisa- (R - AK)Class III 709 HART SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-6665 Web Form: murkowski.senate.gov/contact.cfm Stevens, Ted- (R - AK)Class II 522 HART SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-3004 Web Form: stevens.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Contact.Em... Sessions, Jeff- (R - AL)Class II 335 RUSSELL SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-4124 Web Form: sessions.senate.gov/email/contact.cfm Shelby, Richard C.- ...
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    Senators' Offices Interships II

    Senators' Offices Interships II
    Bond, Christopher S.- (R - MO)Class III 274 RUSSELL SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-5721 Web Form: bond.senate.gov/contact/contactme.cfm McCaskill, Claire- (D - MO)Class I 717 HART SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-6154 Web Form: mccaskill.senate.gov/contact.cfm Cochran, Thad- (R - MS)Class II 113 DIRKSEN SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-5054 Web Form: cochran.senate.gov/contact.htm Wicker, Roger ...
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    Senators' Offices Interships III

    Senators' Offices Interships III
    Warner, John- (R - VA)Class II 225 RUSSELL SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-2023 Web Form: warner.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Contact.Con... Webb, Jim- (D - VA)Class I 144 RUSSELL SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-4024 Web Form: webb.senate.gov/contact/ Leahy, Patrick J.- (D - VT)Class III 433 RUSSELL SENATE OFFICE BUILDING WASHINGTON DC 20510 (202) 224-4242 E-mail: senator_leahy@leahy.senate.gov Sanders, Bernard- (I ...
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    Supreme Court Internship

    Supreme Court Internship
    ABOUT THE OFFICE OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT TO THE CHIEF JUSTICE Congress created the statutory position of the Administrative Assistant to the Chief Justice in 1972 to aid in the increasingly complex planning and leadership duties of the Chief Justice as head of the judicial branch of government. The major non-adjudicative duties of the Chief Justice include chairmanship of the Judicial ...
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    White House Internship Program

     White House Internship Program
    Welcome to the White House Intern website! Thank you for your interest in serving President George W. Bush. The White House Internship provides an opportunity to experience day-to-day life at the White House while working on a variety of tasks and projects. In addition to normal office duties, interns attend weekly lectures, volunteer at special events, participate in tours, and contribute ...
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    C.I.A. Intership Programs

    C.I.A. Intership Programs
    Undergraduate Internship Program Interested in foreign affairs? Looking for a career where you can make a difference? We invite you to participate in our Undergraduate Internship Program. This unique program is designed to give promising undergraduate students, particularly minorities and people with disabilities, the opportunity to gain practical work experience that complements their academic studies. You will be given the opportunity ...
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    Environmental Protection Agency Intern Program

    Environmental Protection Agency Intern Program
    About the EPA Intern Program The EPA Intern Program (EIP) at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is a comprehensive, entry-level, professional, full-time employment and career development program. As a program participant, you will join an intensive two-year program to help you "jump-start" your career and develop your potential for future advancement within the Agency. Attracting and retaining top-notch employees ...
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    DHS Announces $3 Billion in Preparedness Grants

    DHS Announces $3 Billion in Preparedness Grants
    The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency today released Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 Application Guidance for 14 federal grant programs, totaling more than $3 billion available in federal funding to assist state and local governments in strengthening community preparedness. More than $27 billion has been provided since 2002 to strengthen our nation’s ability to prevent, protect, respond and ...
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    Federal Communications Commission Internship

     Federal Communications Commission Internship
    Looking for an Internship? The Office of Inspector General offers unpaid internships during the fall, summer, and spring semesters to college undergraduate and graduate students, subject to office space availability. One paid internship during the summer has usually been available in the Office of Inspector General, but is dependent upon annual congressional funding and office space availability, and is subject to ...
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    FBI Academy Internships

    FBI Academy Internships
    FBI Academy Nonpaid Internship The FBI Academy is located on the Marine Corps Base, Quantico, Virginia, about 35 miles south of Washington, D.C. The FBI Academy's Nonpaid Internship Program was founded with the desire to bring together exceptional men and women along with their diverse academic disciplines and talents into a professional experience that will benefit both the student and ...
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    National Security Agency Internship

    National Security Agency Internship
    Prepare Yourself for a Successful Future! See below for the full spectrum of National Security Agency Internship Opportunities: -Director's Summer Program (DSP) -Graduate Mathematics Program (GMP) -Installation & Logistics (I&L) Intern Program -Intelligence Analysis Summer Program -Mathematics Summer Employment Program (MSEP) -Information Assurance Summer Intern Program (IA/SIP) -Cryptologic Access Summer Intern Program (CAP) -Summer Language Program -Summer Program for Operations Research ...
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    Three Easy Steps to Finding a Scholarship...PLUS Five Scholarships to Get You Started

    Three Easy Steps to Finding a Scholarship...PLUS Five Scholarships to Get You Started
    h3. Step 1. Figure out your Academic Plan Most colleges and universities offer a wealth of scholarship opportunities - none of which are earned by mediocre students. The more carefully you consider your academic program before attending, the more likely you are to a) earn higher grades, b) qualify for competitive scholarhships, and c) land a job that you love. ...
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    Secret Service Internships

    Secret Service Internships
    Student Volunteer Service (Internships) Working at Headquarters in Washington, D.C., or in various field offices located throughout the United States can prepare students for a career with the United States Secret Service. The Student Intern Program provides unpaid academic-related work assignments that allow students to explore career options in addition to developing personal and professional skills. Students are expected to work ...