OSU Extension Internship
The OSU Extension Summer internship is an 8-10 week paid internship available to college juniors and seniors and graduate students. College junior, senior or graduate student refers to the intern's school classification for the fall semester following the internship. Interns will learn the duties and functions of a County Extension Educator and will be given one or more special projects to develop and administer.
Intern Application and Information
The application is now an online submission. Be sure to review the FAQ document below for details on information to prepare and gather up prior to starting your application.
- 2023 Intern Application – Open Monday, September 19 & Due Date December 1, 2022
- 2023 Internship FAQ
- Behavioral Guidelines (to be completed upon beginning internship in county)
2022 Intern Highlights
2022 Outstanding Intern
Below are highlights from Holly Detrick’s internship experience she compiled as a requirement of the internship program.
"While interning for the Alfalfa County Extension Office this summer, I came to appreciate the importance of these three missions and incorporate them into my project."
Wichita State University | Major: Biology
|First Name||Last Name||College||Host County|
|Holly||Detrick||Wichita State University||Alfalfa|
|Jebidiah||Stubbs||Oklahoma Panhandle State University||Grady|
2021 Internship Highlights
OSU Extension had eight interns across the state who served in a 10-week internship. Experiences began in late May and concluded in early August. Interns are required to complete a written report on their major project and develop a video highlighting their internship experience. Below are the top three video entries submitted.
William Walls, 2021 Outstanding Intern, OSU Ag Economics Student
Ashlee Davis, University of Illinois Agricultural Communication Student
Brock Montgomery, OSU Animal Science/Agricultural Education Student