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About National Security Agency (NSA) General Internships

The National Security Agency (NSA) is taking applications this fall for its 2019 general internships. NSA offers paid summer programs for undergrads, graduate students and Ph.D. candidates in a variety of fields.

To learn more, see the "Internships" section on our website for descriptions of each of these programs:

• Industrial and Organizational Psychology Intern Program
• Health Promotion and Wellness Summer Intern Program
• Human Resources Intern Program
• Civil Liberties and Privacy Summer Intern Program
• Business Management & Acquisition Intern Program
• Security & Counterintelligence Summer Intern Program
• Summer Strategic Communications Intern Program
• Office of Reasonable Accommodations and Accessibility Intern Program


• Must be a U.S. citizen
• Must be eligible to be granted a security clearance
• Please see individual job descriptions online for additional qualifications.

National Security Agency (NSA) General Internships

  • Office of Student Programs
  • National Security Agency
  • 9800 Savage Road
  • Fort Meade, MD 20755
  • Phone: 410-854-4726


  • Number of Interns: Varies
  • Compensation/Benefits: Paid; Students will earn a competitive salary commensurate with their education level.
  • Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students


  • Ft Meade, MD