Our internship program gives students from a range of disciplines the opportunity to learn more about what a career at SmithBucklin can offer. Our interns work on impactful projects and gain the true feel of the SmithBucklin experience.

The internship program is a great way to experience our most important asset—our people. By attending professional development training sessions, working on client teams and participating in office social events, interns can get to know the people they may one day work with at SmithBucklin.

Internship Program Components

  • Internships are available in our Chicago, IL and Washington, D.C. offices
  • 18 paid hours of work per week including:
    • 16 hours of on-the-job training and work experience to build in-demand career skills
    • 2 hours of educational sessions that focus on professional development
  • Paid half-day orientation on Friday, January 24, 2020
  • Program begins the week of January 27, 2020, and concludes the week of May 4, 2020
  • Competitive hourly pay
  • Performance evaluation with supervisor at the end of the program


  • Enrolled undergraduate senior
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and residing in the D.C. or Chicago metro areas
  • Able to commit to working 18 hours in-office weekly
  • Available to attend professional development sessions in person on Friday mornings

How to Apply

  • Begin by visiting the Job Search page and searching for “internship”
  • Applications must be received by November 15, 2019
  • Internship offers will be extended to selected candidates no later than December 13, 2019