Honors Academic Year Internship Program
About Our Program
Since 1958, the honors Academic Year Internship Program has provided exciting opportunities for high school juniors and seniors in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Through internships, students are paired with community professionals to gain experience and knowledge in their intended collegiate fields of study, and/or careers. Internship providers who participate in the program share their time and talent to give interns meaningful, career-related experiences.
Are you a community partner looking for an energetic and dynamic addition to your team? Are you looking to give back to our community and help shape and inspire the next generation of the workforce?
Accepting a Miami-Dade County Public Schools
student as an intern into your company/organization provides an opportunity to accomplish both goals!
Students receive honors credit for participating.
To get started, simply read the Internship Provider Handbook and sign an Internship Agreement on Page 9!
To host an M-DCPS student intern, contact the Office of Community Engagement at (305) 995-3050. You may also email us at or register below.
Alina Llevat — Director
Ana Perello — Program Manager
Are you unsure which career path you plan to take? Are you looking for experience in a career field?
An internship is one of the best ways to learn firsthand what it really takes!
During your internship, you'll take on the roles and responsibilities of a valued member of the company/organization!
- experience in a field
- access to working professionals
- exposure to universal values like
responsibility and accountability
- cooperation with a team
- and more!
Your internship schedule is flexible! Refer to the student handbook below for requirements.
STUDENTS: Contact your school’s Internships Coordinator to learn more.
For more information, please contact our representatives via email at firstname.lastname@example.org