Are you interested in a career in Homeland Security and Emergency Management?
About The Agency
The District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA) is a unique and dynamic organization dedicated to protecting against, planning for, responding to, and recovering from natural and man-made hazards.
About the Program
HSEMA's internship program provides real-world knowledge and experience in emergency management, homeland security efforts, and intelligence analysis. Our Internship Program seeks qualified graduate and undergraduate students who are interested in or who are majoring in the following or similar field(s):
- Criminal Justice
- Emergency Management
- English Writing - Rhetoric
- Homeland Security
- Intelligence Analysis
- Information Technology/Computer Science
- International Relations
- Political Science
- Public Administration/Policy
- Public Communication/Relations
A highly qualified applicant will possess the following: self-motivation, attention to detail, critical thinking skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
The HSEMA Internship Program is offered in three sessions each year: Fall, Summer and Spring with six unique directorates listed below. Information on the application cycle for the Fall 2018 session will be available mid-June. Please send any questions regarding the Internship Program or the application process to [email protected].
Applicants should review all opportunities and apply to each directorate they are interested in individually.
*Applicants must be US citizens and are subject to a background check
Information Technology Bureau:
Mission Support Division:
Policy and Legislative Affairs Bureau:
Washington Regional Threat Analysis Center: