Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Pretrial Services Agency has suspended its internship program until further notice. Applications are still being accepted for the Fall 2020 semester in the event the Agency resumes full operations by the beginning of the semester. A decision will be made and all applicants informed no later than July, 21, 2020.


The Pretrial Services Agency for the District of Columbia’s (PSA) Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience while pursuing your academic interests. This program is intended to provide substantive, hands-on experience to students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs.

All internships are unpaid and students must work a minimum of 12 hours per week.

Read more about the following aspects of our internship program including:

“My PSA internship was perfect. I got hands-on experience and was treated like a PSO. No improvements need to be made.” – Fall 2012 intern