The interns work on unclassified government projects remotely from home or school, and communicate by phone, email or video chat with their mentors in various federal agencies.
Dempsey explains how the program works and says students can begin applying for the eInternships beginning July 1. Applications are available on USAJOBS.gov.
Host Derrick Dortch also speaks with two students who recently participated in the program. University of Maryland graduate Chloe Bates and Erick Boone, who recently graduated from Howard University in Washington. D.C., talk about some of the projects they worked on during their internships, and their experiences in working remotely with federal employees.
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