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To be eligible for the Operation Intern program, students must be:

  • a high school junior or senior or;
  • enrolled in a North Dakota college or university taking at least 6 credits during the internship, or the semester prior to the internship; or
  • a student enrolled in a registered apprenticeship program.

Students attending an institution on the North Dakota border may be eligible for the program, only if the hiring company demonstrates a need to expand its pool of applicants. Employers should contact the Youth Office/Operation Intern Coordinator for more information on hiring students from a border school.

It is recommended that the student be:

  • a United States citizen or have permanent legal immigration status;
  • in a program of study at least two years in length;
  • have an overall GPA (Grade Point Average) of at least 2.5; and
  • working in an experience that corresponds with academic major or career goals.