The Office of the Governor encourages college juniors, seniors and graduate students from all disciplines to apply for a summer internship. Michael Curry interns work in the Governor’s Office and in various agencies under the Governor’s jurisdiction learning, firsthand, the operations of Illinois State Government. This ten-week program carries a stipend of $1.264 per month and begins approximately June 1.
The Office of the Governor complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. All qualified individuals are eligible to participate in the program. To apply, fully complete the attached application. Unless a reasonable accommodation has been requested and approved, handwritten applications will be returned. Applicants must have the Registrar’s Office from your college(s)/university(s) send a copy of your transcript to the program director. PLEASE, NO RESUMES; send completed applications only.
Positions are primarily based in Springfield with very limited placements in Chicago. To be eligible, applicants must be Illinois residents and not have previously participated in the Michael Curry Summer Internship Program. Relocation is at the applicant’s expense.
Completed applications and transcripts should be sent directly to Office of the Governor, Michael Curry Summer Internship Program 503 Stratton Office Building, Springfield, Illinois 62706. If you have any questions, need more information or wish to request a reasonable accommodation, please call Alicia Anderson 217/782-7357 *TTY 217/558-2238) between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.; Monday through Friday. Applications must be postmarked by February 28, 2010. Applications postmarked after this date will be returned.
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