The on-line student application becomes available here on February 10, 2020. The deadline is March 1, 2020.
The complete application requires the online form, a cover letter, a resume, and an unofficial transcript. (Your cover letter is important. We encourage you to see your school’s career office if you need guidance writing your cover letter.)
The 2020 Maine Government Summer Internship Program will run May 26 through August 14 for a total of 12 weeks. Students are employed by state or municipal governments. Most interns will be placed in the Augusta area. Please carefully consider where you will be able to work for the summer. Municipal internship locations have also included Lincoln, Bethel, Bridgton, Bowdoinham, Caribou, Dover-Foxcroft, Gray, Hallowell, Kennebunkport, Portland, Saco, South Portland, Union, and others. Students interested in locations outside of Augusta should mention this preference in their cover letter.
- 2019 Internship Report – look at jobs from last year to get an idea of this year’s possibilities
- UMaine Internship Guide (pdf) for students and employers
- If you are a University of Maine System student, learn about earning the Engaged Black Bear Digital Badge
- The Maine Government Summer Internship Program is a UMaine Flagship Internship Program
For More Information
Peggy McKee, Program Director