Participating Agencies

“The Graduate Public Service Internship was great for me, so now it’s time to pay it forward and provide an opportunity for someone else.”    – Amy Delcomyn, Deputy Chief Operating Officer at the Il Department of Central Management Services 


  • IL Appellate Defender’s Office
  • IL Appellate Prosecutor’s Office
  • IL Association of Community Action Agencies
  • IL Board of Higher Education
  • IL Building Commission
  • IL Capital Development Board
  • IL Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • IL Commerce Commission
  • IL Department on Aging
  • IL Department of Agriculture
  • IL Department of Central Management Services
  • IL Department of Children & Family Services
  • IL Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
  • IL Department of Corrections
  • IL Department of Employment Security
  • IL Department of Financial & Professional Regulation
  • IL Department of Healthcare & Family Services
  • IL Department of Human Services
  • IL Department of Natural Resources
  • IL Department of Public Health
  • IL Department of Revenue
  • IL Department of Transportation
  • IL Emergency Management Agency
  • IL Environmental Protection Agency
  • IL Guardianship and Advocacy Commission
  • IL Health Facilities & Review Board
  • IL Historic Preservation Agency
  • IL Law Enforcement Training & Standards Board
  • IL Legislative Black Caucus
  • IL Office of the Attorney General
  • IL Office of the Auditor General
  • IL Office of the Comptroller
  • IL Office of the Governor, Bureau of the Budget
  • IL Office of the Lt. Governor
  • IL Office of the Secretary of State
  • IL Office of the State Treasurer
  • IL Prisoner Review Board
  • IL Retired Teacher’s Association
  • IL State Board of Education
  • IL State Police
  • IL Supreme Court
  • IL Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission
  • IL Violence Prevention Authority
  • State Retirement System
  • Teacher’s Retirement System
  • American Lung Association of Illinois
  • City of Springfield – City, Water, Light & Power
  • Energy Education Council
  • Hanson Information Systems, Inc.
  • Land of Lincoln Workforce Alliance
  • Springfield Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission
  • SIU School of Medicine
  • UIC Specialized Care for Children

GPSI interns have staffed a wide range of internship positions at agencies, including —

Accounting & Fiscal Contract Compliance Intern
Air Monitoring Intern
Aquatic Biology Intern
Budget/Finance Specialist
Chronic Disease Prevention Intern
Communications Assistant
Community Relations Intern
Computer Programmer/Developer
Database Designer
Diabetes Prevention & Control Program Intern
Drinking Water Compliance Assurance Intern
Early Hearing Detection & Intervention Support
Engineer Reactor Safety Intern
Fiscal Specialist
Food Processing Standardization Planner
Geographic Analysis Intern
Highway Program Development Analyst Intern
Historic Sites Intern
HIV Research Intern
Human Resources Intern
Human Resources Management Assistant
Injury Prevention Assistant
Labor Relations Intern
Legal Investigator
Legal Services Intern

Legislative Liaison Intern
Library Support Intern
Managed Care/Quality Intern
Marketing Assistant
Medicaid Policy Intern
Newborn Screening, Genetics, SIDS Intern
Nuclear Safety Radon Test Specialist
Policy and Legislative Analyst
Procurement Specialist
Public Health GIS Technician and Data Analyst
Quality Assurance Intern
Rebalancing Long Term Care Intern
Recycling Specialist
Regional Emergency Response Coordinator
Source Water Protection Intern
State Audit Intern – Compliance
State Audit Intern – Performance
Strategic Planning Intern
Suicide Prevention Graduate Intern
Supportive Living Program Specialist
Tobacco Prevention & Control Program Intern
Toxic Air Specialist
Traffic Data Analyst
Web & Application Development Specialist
Youth Services Program Coordinator Intern