The New York City Department of Education is the largest system of public schools in the United States, serving 1.1 million students in over 1,800 schools. New York City’s public schools are led by Chancellor Carmen Fariña, a veteran educator committed to partnership with all stakeholders of the school community, and to supporting teachers so they can provide a quality education to all students. An internship with the DOE offers you the opportunity to gain experience in the field of public education, while working for one of the most dynamic agencies in New York City.
This year’s summer internship program opportunities are listed below. Please continue to check back throughout April as additional opportunities will be posted.
Eligibility Requirements: Current undergraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria of a B average or greater may be considered for an internship. Additional eligibility requirements may be noted in the postings.
Required Documents: Please submit a cover letter (be sure to include the full internship title), résumé, unofficial transcripts, two letters of recommendation (which may be from a professor or an employer), and a one page essay describing your reason for pursuing the specific internship.
Send to: Email all documents to the contact person listed on the specific posting you are applying for. Please indicate 2017 Summer Internship Program Application in the subject of your email. Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2017.
Time Commitment:The internship program begins on June 19, 2017 and concludes on July 28, 2017. All interns must be available during this timeframe.
Interview Process: Candidates meeting all eligibility requirements will be granted a phone interview.