Rhode Island: State Government Internship Program

Students are placed in the legislative, executive or judicial branches of government, as well as various departments and agencies within state government. The program has a wide selection of placements – many are legal placements, geared towards law students, as well as undergraduates interested in a legal career. The Department of the Attorney General, the Public Defender’s Office, and judicial clerkships are some examples of placements. Others include: Department of Health, Department of Administration, which include, but are not limited to, environmental sciences, human services, computer programming and engineering.