CT, State of, Dept. of Economic & Community Development

AGENCY:       
CONNECTICUT, STATE OF, DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT                        
505 Hudson Street                   
Hartford, CT 06106           

INTERNSHIP CONTACT:  Irena Baj Wright, Director of Human Resources, 860-270-8022; irena.baj-wright@ct.gov
Only there part time.  Can also be reached at Department of Administrative Services   860-713-5391
 
AGENCY FUNCTION:  Develops and implements strategies to attract and retain businesses, industries and jobs in Connecticut plus create and develop affordable housing and progressive communities. Promotes statewide economic and community development through its various financing vehicles and partnerships with communities, businesses, developers, educational and non-profit institutions. 
 
INTERN ACTIVITIES:  Assist business, engineering and information technology professionals and directors with various economic and community development projects and research activities in the following divisions: communications, legal, government affairs, business recruitment, responsible development, international, finance and administration, contract compliance and planning, and information systems. 
 
HOURS PER WEEK:  Flexible, according to project and student's schedule
 
INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE:  FALL, SPRING AND SUMMER based upon division requirements. 
 
STIPEND: $12-16/hour, if paid internship