Honors Internship Program Summer 2020

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)'s Resource Planning Office  

Job Summary

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is in search of highly motivated and talented candidates from a diversity of backgrounds who are interested in serving the Nation. 

The FBI's Resource Planning Office (RPO) offers a 10-week, paid Honors Internship Program (HIP) for students completing undergraduate and graduate degrees. RPO is the FBI's corporate office and internal consulting core at FBI HQ in Washington, D.C. RPO manages the FBI's $5+ billion personnel budget and strategic planning processes, crafts internal policy, designs business intelligence tools, automates and re-engineers business processes, and provides project-based consulting services to senior executives.

In short, RPO exists to drive innovation and enable efficient and effective FBI business operations, thereby ensuring that investigative personnel have what they need to protect the American People.

RPO Interns have the opportunity to:

  • Collaborate with forward-thinking, innovative colleagues
  • Be responsible for and lead various program and projects
  • Gain insight into every division and program in the FBI
  • Produce reports and briefings for FBI senior executives
  • Travel to field offices to conduct training or data collection
  • Expand skill sets in project management, data collection and analysis, business communication, and presentation creation and deliverance
  • Make an impact on the efficiency and effectiveness of FBI business operations

Information Sessions

Virtual:  If you’re unable to attend our in-person information session, register HERE for one of our virtual information sessions on September 4, 5, 9, or 10.

How to Apply

Please visit the posting on fbijobs.gov to review the key requirements and disqualifiers, then submit your application. If interested in the RPO, you must select Washington, D.C. (location) and Resource Planning Office (division) as your preferences in step 7 of the application.

Contact Us

Questions? Send us an email at RPO_Recruiting@fbi.gov.


*Posting closes September 15th*

Posted 9/3/2019