We connect students with meaningful internships that develop practical skills and complement academic learning. Positions are available locally, across Utah, and nationwide.
Prospective interns must be a student at USU and have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA to apply. All majors are welcome.
Most internships are PAID but a few are unpaid. Financial assistance may be available for qualitifed students.
Students can earn up to 12 academic credits for their internships. Requirements vary depending on each internship's specifics.
Step 1: Complete the online application form below. (Be prepared to enter names and email addresses of two people who will send letters of recommendation to IOGP directly.)
Step 2: Upload a cover letter, resume, and writing sample below. (Combine these documents into a single PDF file. See instructions below.)
Once the online application and uploads are complete, the IOGP office will review applications. Eligible students will then be contacted to interview with IOGP representatives and/or potential employers.
Step 1: Online Application Form
Be sure to include all required fields (marked with *).
Step 2: Resume, Cover Letter & Writing Sample
Resume and Cover Letter
Applicants must submit a cover letter and a resume as part of their application. Students are encouraged to visit the USU Career Design Center for assistance in preparing a resume and cover letter before applying.
Applicants are required to submit an academic or professional writing sample as part of their application. This sample can be something already written for a class and can be on any professional topic.
One PDF file
You must combine your letter, resume and writing sample into a single PDF. Save your combined PDF file as Lastname_Firstname_Application.pdf and upload it by clicking the link below.
IMPORTANT: PLEASE NOTE
By applying for an internship through the IOGP, you grant IOGP representatives access to review your student profile and personal information in Banner, which is required as part of your application. This may include:
- Educational class, status & GPA
- Major, minor, and overall hours completed
- Primary USU location (main Logan campus or regional campus)
- Ethnicity, race, citizenship, and residency
- Current address & permanent address
- Phone number & birthdate
- Emergency contact name(s), phone and email
Please go to your student profile in Banner to ensure your information is accurate.
You also agree that IOGP staff may download your unofficial transcript and send it with your application to the various internship organizations you are applying to.
If you have any questions about this process, please contact the IOGP office by phone at 435-797-9618 or by email to email@example.com.