2016-2017 Internship Opportunities

*Please note that the following opportunities are not affiliated with The University of Oklahoma, its colleges or departments.*

Summer 2017 Internship: Office of Governor Mary Fallin

Position Location: State Capitol - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

The Office of Governor Mary Fallin is currently seeking part-time interns for the upcoming spring semester. The chosen candidates will have a number of duties, including assisting office staff with research, special events, attending committee and board meetings, database management, scheduling and correspondence. Applicants should be interested in government and working with Oklahoma’s top public policy officials.

Position Period: Summer 2017 (May through August)
Hours: Candidates should be available a minimum of 15 hours per week within the window of Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • College Junior or Senior studying political science, history, pre-law, economics, communications, or any other applicable field
  • Interest in public service, government and/or advocacy
  • Professional demeanor/positive attitude
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Phone experience/customer relations
  • Time-management
  • Research skills
  • Microsoft Office experience, specifically Word and Excel

Compensation: Non-paid; available for course credit.

Contact: Interested applicants may email a résumé and cover letter directly to rebecca.hobbes@gov.ok.gov. Applications will be received until the last week in April. Please be sure to include “Internship Program: Summer 2017” in the subject line of the email.