NEFD Student Volunteer Internship Program Summer 2019

11/12/2018 5:00pm - 11/23/2018 5:00pm


ANNOUNCEMENT PERIOD: The DEA New England Field Division Student Volunteer Internship Program will be accepting resumes for student volunteer positions for the SUMMER 2019 Semester.

Opening Date:                                   November 12, 2018
Closing Date:                                     November 23, 2018

Resumes received after November 23, 2018 will NOT be accepted.

HOW TO APPLY:  All resumes MUST be submitted to the following email:

Please reference “Announcement SUMMER 2019” in the email.

INCLUDE IN THE EMAIL:  DEA Office of preference (please refer to the website for office locations). 

OVERVIEW:  The Student Volunteer Internship Program allows students to explore career options as well as develop their personal and professional skills. As a student volunteer, you will be exposed to the federal work environment and will learn about the missions and responsibilities of various Federal agencies and departments in a NON-ENFORCEMENT CAPACITY. Some duties of a student volunteer intern may include assisting enforcement, diversion, and intelligence groups with gathering data and research information.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:  In order to participate in the DEA Student Volunteer Internship Program, the student must meet all the following requirements:

  • Must be enrolled atleast part-time in a college, university or other accredited institution (written certification from the accredited institution is required).
  • Must be in good academic standing and eligible to continue as an enrolled student.
  • Must be a United States citizen.
  • Must be able to pass the DEA-administered drug test for illegal drugs (completion of a Drug Questionnaire is required).
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation.
  • Never been convicted of a felony or a crime of domestic violence.

The Drug Enforcement Administration is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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