Internships in the Office of Governor Gina M. Raimondo

Thank you for your interest in working within Governor Gina M. Raimondo's office. We are always looking for innovative and bright interns who want to complement their academic experience with public service.

Internship opportunities are coordinated through the Rhode Island State Government Internship Program. Information about the program is available online at To apply for an internship within the Governor's Office, please follow the instructions on the State Government Internship Program webpage. If you have any questions about the application process, please email the State Internship Office at For general inquiries about internship opportunities in the Governor's Office, please email

We highly encourage all interns to seek academic credit for their internships as our Fall, Winter, and Spring sessions are not compensated. Our office will be happy to work to meet any respective guidelines and provide proper documentation or other information, which may be needed to meet college or university requirements. Typical hours of the internship are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, but may vary.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program or recent college graduates
  • Ability to work a minimum of 15 hours a week; hours are available outside of 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday-Friday

AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: The State of Rhode Island is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.