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Municipal Internship Program

This program helps recent graduates gain experience and training in municipal government.

Services and information

Annual program that provides recent post-secondary graduates employment and learning opportunities in the municipal field.

Application requirements, hiring process and how to apply for this program.

Program information for prospective host municipalities and planning agencies.


The Municipal Internship Program is Canada’s longest running internship program for local government careers. Interns in the program have a unique opportunity to begin their professional careers in a role that is unlike many 'first' jobs after completing their education.

Information for prospective interns can be found under Program Overview and Apply for the Municipal Internship Program.

Information for current and prospective host municipalities and organizations can be found in that section.