Internship Application

Applicants must be full-time, matriculated students at a regionally accredited college or university, or one recognized by the New York State Education Department as following acceptable educational practices. Students must be in the process of completing their sophomore, junior or senior year of college at the time of application. All majors will be considered. Space is limited; therefore, timely submission of application and required documents is essential. Any questions regarding eligibility or special circumstances should be addressed to:

Application Procedures

Students must submit the following in order to be considered for participation in the Comptroller’s Future Forward Internship Academy:

  • Online application
  • Resume (Can be uploaded via online application process).
  • Three-page writing sample demonstrating linguistic and analytical skills (Can be submitted via the online application).

Students must also submit their official college transcript in a sealed envelope from their academic institution and two letters of recommendation in their original sealed envelopes to:

  • Human Resources Office Mail Drop 12-3
    Attention: Future Forward Internship Academy
    New York State Office of the State Comptroller
    110 State Street
    Albany NY 12236

Application Deadline

Applicants wishing to participate in the 2020 Summer Session can submit their application beginning October 1, 2019. Applicants must have all application materials sent to the Comptroller's Future Forward Internship Academy no later than 5:00 pm on February 28, 2020.

Summer Session will be held: May 27, 2020 through August 14, 2020.

Please click the link below to begin the application for the 2019 Summer Session of the Internship Academy.

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The Office of the New York State Comptroller is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer