Internship Program

As an organization, the City of Roanoke has made a commitment to hire, manage, and retain talented employees and to invest in the future workforce and community by coordinating a first class internship program.

The Internship Program is a year-round program for students and recent graduates interested in a variety of fields. Our interns enjoy education based projects in topics related to their area of study. To better understand your interests and career goals, please complete and submit the City of Roanoke's Internship Application.  

Applications for the Summer 2017 Semester are currently being accepted. Please visit our website to apply for an Internship today!
For more information on the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department


Internship Term
Application Period Opens
Application Period Closes
Summer February Middle of April
Fall May Middle of June
October Middle of November
All internships are unpaid, but students have the option of collaborating with their college or university to earn credit. Interns are limited to a maximum of 20 hours per week unless required by the college or university’s program to receive credit.