Job Overview


Are you interested in working for a cutting edge agency this summer with a mission to improve public safety and the fair administration of justice? If so, the Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) is seeking high performing individuals to serve as Summer Volunteer Student Interns in the capacity of Grants and Program Support Intern. OJP has provided leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, improving the criminal and juvenile justice systems, increasing knowledge about crime and related issues, and assisting crime victims.

This summer while engaging in professional development and experiential learning activities, interns will have an opportunity to research and analyze data that supports project recommendations for grant services. Additionally, participants in the OJP Summer Volunteer Intern program will engage in experiential learning and enrichment seminars. The seminars provide the interns with a broad breadth of understanding of the activities of the federal city (e.g. tours of the Supreme Court, Congress and other federal buildings/monuments); enhance familiarity with the Office of Justice Programs and other components within the Department of Justice. Activities will include lecture series, tours, conference participation and discussion groups on current topics related to criminal justice and public service. For more information on OJP, please refer to .

Applications for this position are being processed through an on-line applicant assessment system that has been specifically configured for Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs applicants. Even if you have already developed a resume in USAJOBS, you will need to access this on-line system to complete the application process. To obtain information about this position and TO APPLY, please click on


(The duties described reflect the full performance level of this position)

Performs work related to the gathering and development of materials, and reporting of activities in support of the technical projects of an organization.

Performs office automation work requiring the use of software applications and computer equipment. Prepares correspondence, reports, technical documents, graphs/charts, forms, and other office support materials.

Travel Required

  • Not Required