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Student Non-Paid Internship Program

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We appreciate your consideration of the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency (CSOSA) for the conduct of a non-paid student internship.

Thank you for visiting our student non-paid internship informational page.

For paid student internship opportunities, please visit our employment section for posted positions.

The primary goal of the CSOSA Student Non-Paid Internship Program is to provide relevant, meaningful and professional workplace experiences for students interested in pursuing careers related but not limited to criminal justice, probation, parole, professional counseling and/or social services.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Students must be enrolled at least half-time in an accredited high school, trade, technical/vocational school; junior/community or a four-year college or university; or any other recognized accredited educational institution;
  2. The minimum age is 16. Students must be in good standing academically and eligible to continue as an enrolled student in respective institutions;
  3. Students must be U.S. citizens. A successful non-sensitive background check will be required.

CSOSA is a law enforcement Federal Government Agency located in Washington, DC. The work performed at CSOSA increases public safety, prevents crime and reduces recidivism while supporting the fair administration of justice.

The benefits are tremendous---hands on experience and exposure while acquiring transferable academic and job experiences that will assist you in all future endeavors.

If you are interested in our mission and want to contribute to your academic institution and your field of study while enhancing your personal education experience, please mail your request along with a current resume to:

Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency
Office of Human Resources
Attention: Student Non-Paid Internship Program
800 N. Capitol Street, NW, Suite 701
Washington, DC 20002


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Employment Information

As a Federal agency with a distinctly local mission, CSOSA provides challenging work that affects the public safety of the neighborhoods in the District of Columbia.