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Internships

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Kyle Smith Saint Augustine, FL

I have recently been working on trying to get an internship prior to getting out. The organizations that help with internships, seem to be set to 4 month internships or longer. Does anyone have any experience with getting an internship lasting approximately 2-3 months? Any advice is appreciated.

28 June 2019 2 replies Military to Civilian Transition

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Advisor

Jerry Welsh Middleville, MI

Kyle,
The DOD Skillbridge has a lot of internships. Hope this helps.

Advisor

Yasmina Madeira New York, NY

Hi Kyle,

Thank you so much for your service and for submitting your question! I actually have experience with internships that are 3 months long. It was for a startup and they had shorter commitment periods. You can always start off by searching online for those. What I’ve noticed with other internships however, is that you can always have a conversation with them in regards to how long you’d like to intern for. For an example, I had an internship for 5 months once, because I brought this up during the interviewing process. If you have any further questions regarding this matter, please feel free to reach out.

Best,

Yasmina

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