Students

Please check back in October 2019 for summer 2020 internship opportunities.  Complete this form to receive updates about internship opportunities.

Student Eligibility

  • Undergraduate and graduate students from all majors and academic colleges
  • Full-time enrollment with plans to return to campus in fall 2019
  • A minimum 2.5-grade point average
  • Students should be clear of suspension/expulsions and current disciplinary sanctions.  Disciplinary history does not necessarily prevent students from participating in Rural Works! A student conduct check will be conducted on all selected participants.

Student Requirements

  • Attend the orientation session in April 2020 (date/time TBD)
  • Complete eight hours of community service during the internship.  Be sure to submit your community service reflection form after you volunteer.
  • Complete a post-assessment survey
  • Participants are responsible for securing their own housing arrangements
  • Sign a participation agreement upon accepting a Rural Works! internship offer

Important Dates

  • October 2019: Summer 2020 internships will begin to be posted to ePack
  • November 2019: Rural Works! information session (date/time TBD)
  • February 25, 2020: Deadline to submit internship application through ePack
  • March 25, 2020: Internship hiring deadline
  • April 2020: Rural Works! student orientation (date/time TBD)

How Students Apply

  1. Log into your ePack account
  2. Search “Rural Works!” in keywords
  3. Submit your resume to the job post

Helpful Tips

  • Check ePack regularly starting in October 2019 for new internship opportunities.
  • Apply early!  Employers may review applications and hire on a rolling basis.
  • Attend the Rural Works! information session in November 2019 to learn more about the internships.