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Age 15-18
Cost Free
Program type Summer
Meets July - August Monday - Friday From 9:00 Am - 4:30 Pm
Deadline March 15, 2017

Mission

To provide students with an insider’s view of the criminal justice system.

Activities

The New York County District Attorney’s High School Internship Program is a rigorous six-week internship that provides students with an insider’s view of the criminal justice system. For 27 years, the program’s interns have represented a variety of public, private and parochial schools from the diverse communities of Manhattan. We are currently accepting applications from bright and promising students who are interested in serving their communities. Interns are paid a $150 weekly stipend. Every intern is assigned to a unit within the office and helps Assistant District Attorneys and other staff members with their work. Interns also attend presentations and trips and participate in a mock trial competition.

Eligibility

Bright And Promising Students Who Are Interested In Serving Their Communities And Reside In Manhattan Or Attend A School In Manhattan. Applicants Must Also Be Sophomores, Juniors Or Seniors In High School

How to apply

Sign up or Log in to access application instructions. Applicants must submit the following application materials by early April via the online application: An online application form A one-page resume An essay, no longer than 500 words, discussing a goal or project that reflects your interest in criminal justice. A letter of recommendation. A second letter of recommendation may be provided, if desired.