Student Application

Our internships are filled for 2019. You may apply online for 2020 in February.

The complete application requires the online form, a cover letter, a resume, and an unofficial transcript.

The 2019 Maine Government Summer Internship Program will run May 28 through August 16 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. Internship locations may also include Bangor, 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.


Closing Reception at the Blaine House
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DEP intern and supervisors
photo of DEP intern and supervisors
Energy intern
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2018 Department of Education interns
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City of Saco interns
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Cemetery mapping project
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BCCP intern presents his work at Sen. Collins’ office
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PFR intern presents his work on WABI
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Workers Compensation Bureau interns and supervisor with the governor
photo of WCB interns and supervisor
DEP intern and supervisors
photo of DEP intern and supervisors
Recognition Ceremony
photo of intern with Gov. LePage
2018 DVEM intern at the job site
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2018 Forest Service interns
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Municipal interns and supervisors with Gov. LePage
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2018 Summer Interns at the Blaine House reception with the Governor
Group photo of 2018 interns
Summer field work
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Forestry interns on the job
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Department of Labor intern and supervisor with governor
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photo of DVEM intern and supervisor
Agriculture outreach intern
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For More InformationInternship Program logo
Peggy McKee, Program Administrator
Phone: 207.581.1644

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