Internship Opportunities

PLEASE NOTE: Intern opportunities are available as projects arise. Applications are reviewed regularly, but placements cannot be guaranteed.



Washington County Public Health and Oregon State University’s collaborative internship program is designed to provide applied learning experiences for college students interested in pursuing careers in the fields of family, community, or public health.

Internship opportunities may include, but are not limited to, work in the following areas:


  • Chronic disease prevention
  • Tobacco prevention
  • Food and nutrition
  • Immunizations
  • Epidemiology
  • Family planning
  • HIV/STD prevention
  • Environmental health
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
  • Health education and outreach
  • Health impact assessments
  • Coalition-building and partnership development

To apply for a public health internship, please complete and submit our fillable application. Fillable PDFs do not always work with certain browsers (especially Chrome and Safari). For best results, please first save the PDF to your computer and then fill it out, save it again and send to us. If you prefer to have a hard copy sent to you, please call 503-846-4921.