Current Job/Scholarship/Internship Opportunities

To see current undergraduate student scholarship and job opportunities click on the links located at the left hand column to see more information on each opportunity and how to apply.

Continuing in Spring 2022: Great Virtual Flexible Internship Opportunity with DHS ICE, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI)


Penn State Homeland Security Programs are proud to announce the continuation of their partnership with DHS ICE HSI in Spring 2022!     

Research Internships available with the Department of Homeland Security’s Human Rights Violators and War Crimes Center (HRVWCC)

 Please see the essentials below. For more information, contact Alison Shuler at   

  • Research Internships available to any undergraduate or graduate student
  • You may take the internship for no credit or for 3 credits (via our HLS 595A course) 
  • Internships are unpaid and are conducted “virtually;” students will conduct research at their location
  • Students will gain valuable applied research experience guided by experienced Government Researchers
  • Resume builder for a career in Research and / or experience interning with a department within the Federal Government
  • Students gain valuable insights into international human rights issues and perspectives from the US Department of Homeland Security relating to these issues.
  • All Internship academic credit dependent on the partner institutions academic policies
  • Your students should provide the following:
    • Full name
    • Institution
    • Field of study (major), level (graduate or undergraduate), and expected graduation date
    • (Optional) List of related experiences with international human rights issues, if any (not a requirement) 
    • Resume



Jeff Bartos for U.S Senate is currently seeking interns in the campaign’s political department. 


Interns will gain invaluable campaign experience and build strong relationships in Pennsylvania politics. 

This internship is a perfect opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic, sense of initiative, and commitment to electing good public servants. We can also offer for-credit internships, school permission provided. 

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Leading and organizing voter contact and GOTV efforts in their communities 
  • Assisting campaign staff with general day-to-day operations of the campaign 
  • Organizing local campaign events 
  • Working with local stakeholders, elected officials, and party leaders to advance the campaign in their community. 
  • Data compilation and analysis 

Interested students should reach out to with the subject line “internship.”