Student Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for a North Dakota State Government Stipend Student Internship, a student:

  • Must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college, university, or vocational-technical program in the United States, and
  • Must be at least of sophomore standing by the beginning of the internship (or must have completed the first year of a vocational/technical program by the beginning of the internship), and
  • Must have a cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Academic Credit 

The internship must be taken for academic credit. It is the student’s responsibility to contact their school or advisor to obtain academic credit within the school’s guidelines. HRMS is available to assist the student in coordinating this requirement between the employing agency and the school. 


The State of North Dakota does not provide Sponsorship for internships.