"Hello I’m Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. I am so pleased that you have an interest in the Governor’s Internship Program. This program has successfully matched our state’s young people with private businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies for over 20 years. This is a terrific opportunity to receive real world work experience and to gain a greater understanding of prospective career paths.
It is my hope that each of you who apply and are selected for the internship program recognizes the value of this experience and makes the most of it! The door is open to you to develop new levels of understanding, knowledge and skills. Be proactive. Ask questions. Learn everything.
We are looking for our state’s best and brightest young people. We are excited to welcome those who are fully engaged and serious about determining their future by taking advantage of opportunities today. As you browse this Web site and learn more about what is available, please don’t hesitate to contact a Governor’s Internship staff member if you have questions."