Internships

Welcome to the Jackson County Health Department (JCHD) Internship Information Page.

Internship Project Proposal / Descriptions


Young Adults
The JCHD offers a variety of public health internships in the divisions of Administration, Environmental Health, Health Education / Health Promotion and Personal / Preventative Health Services. We are looking for motivated, dedicated and innovative individuals who want to gain education and experience in public health.

Key Points


  • Interns work closely with professionals on projects and experience career development.
  • We provide flexibility in the work schedule.
  • Comprehensive public health experience.
  • Internships are non-paid positions.

Application Process / Timelines


  • All JCHD Interns are required to submit their application, resume and cover letter and any questions via email.
  • View this document to download the JCHD Internship Application (PDF).
  • Internships are listed by semester - Please adhere to the following deadlines:
Semester Application, Resume and Cover Letter Due By:
Interviews Conducted By:
Student Notified By:
Fall (September - December)
June 15 July 15 July 30
Winter (January - April)
October 15 November 15 November 30
Spring/Summer (May - August) March 15 April 15 April 30