City Hall Internship Program

The City Hall Internship application process is closed.   

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The City Hall Internship Program will provide individuals with an opportunity for learning and growth that exposes them to government and municipal policy, as well as bestowing them with meaningful responsibilities. Prospective interns will be assigned specific areas within the City. Some examples of the types of tasks that could be performed include:

- Policy analysis and public affairs
- Evaluation and research
- Project and program development
- Administration and management
- Social media and communications
- Event planning and coordination
- Public relations and community outreach

The Summer program runs from late May to mid-August. Number of hours per week will vary based on the internship. The internships are unpaid, however it may bear credit depending upon the program requirements at an applicant's home institution.

To apply, please fill out an application and submit a cover letter, resume, and one-page writing sample.


Applications Open: Mid-August

Applications Close: Early September

Internship Begins: Mid-September

Internship Ends: Mid-December


Applications Open: Mid-December

Applications Close: Mid-January

Internship Begins: Late January

Internship Ends: Mid-May


Applications Open: Mid-April

Applications Close: Mid-May

Internship Begins: Late May/early June

Internship Ends: Mid-August

Questions?  Please contact  Phet Keomanyvanh of CEDO at 802-865-7172 or 

The City of Burlington does not discriminate on the basis of political or religious affiliation, race, color, national origin, place of birth, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, disability, HIV positive status or genetic information in employment or the provision of services.  Women, minorities and people with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply.