Thursday, March 12, 2015
Kenton County Internship Program
Who: Any student enrolled in either college or graduate school and at least 18 years of age or older is eligible to apply. While preference is given to residents of Kenton County, all candidates that submit completed applications will be considered. Successful candidates must possess notable academic and extracurricular achievements, leadership potential and a strong writing ability.
What: An unpaid internship for students interested in gaining hands-on experience in local government learning about issues important to their community.
When: Internships are available for the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters. Internships require a minimum of 120 total hours.
Where: Kenton County Administration Building, 303 Court Street, Suite 205, Covington, KY 41011.
Why: The Internship Program is designed to provide students with a first-hand experience in local government that cannot be replicated in a classroom environment. The program will provide motivated students with a solid foundation upon which they can explore their career options. Academic credit can be sought from the respective post-secondary institution.
How: The completed application and coordinating materials should be submitted via email to John.Stanton@KentonCounty.org or mailed to Kenton County Internship Program, 303 Court Street, Suite 205, Covington, KY 41011. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Summer Session – Preference will extended to those who submit applications by April 15th
Fall Session – Preference will extended to those who submit applications by July 15th
Spring Session – Preference will extended to those who submit applications by November 15th
After review, finalists may be asked to interview. There are a limited number of intern positions available at any given time.
Posted by: B. Hedrick