The Indiana State Police Internship Program is an excellent way for college students to gain valuable experience in law enforcement. Read the details below to learn how an ISP internship might benefit you.
The Indiana State Police has resumed its internship program and is now accepting applications for the Summer 2021 Semester. Please access the application at the link below and follow the directions for application submission on the final page of the application. Applications for the Summer 2021 Semester will be due Friday, April 30, 2021 at 11:59 PM.
We will begin accepting applications for the Fall 2021 term on Monday, May 3, 2021. If you are interested in an internship in the fall, please check back at that time for an application. Please do not submit an application at this time.
Internship Program Overview
- Designed for college students pursuing a career in law enforcement
- An observational and experiential program
- On-the-job training includes administrative and field experience
- Interns will engage in a ride-along program
- Scheduling options include 8 weeks or 16 weeks
- Total of 160 hours minimum
- Internship is unpaid
- U.S. Citizen
- Minimum 18 years of age
- No juvenile or adult criminal arrests or convictions
- Minimum one year of college
- Minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale at an accredited college or university
- Must be for college credit
- Valid driver’s license
- Have operating telephone service (either residential or cellular)
- Current e-mail account for electronic correspondence
In addition to these minimum standards each student must submit to a driver’s license check, a criminal history check, a sex offender registry check, and a local wants and warrants check as well as being fingerprinted on a criminal history card.
Internship Program Coordinator
Sergeant Katie Salzman
For further details review the ISP Internship Program Information Packet.