Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Employment at the Office of the Governor

Human Resources

  • (512) 463-5873
  • Email Us
  • (512) 463-8464 fax
  • Address: 1100 San Jacinto
    Austin, Texas 78701

Fellowships and Intern Positions

Texas Governor’s Fellowship Program will:

  • Give students an overview of state government by working closely with staff in the Office of the Governor.
  • Provide students with experience in a working office environment.
  • Enhance appreciation of public service.

Fellows are assigned to work with the Governor’s staff.

Primary duties consist of:

  • Performs support work for division program areas
  • Provides project assistance
  • Conducts research as requested for various projects
  • Prepares correspondence, reports, studies, forms and documents
  • May research, compose, design, or edit agency publications, forms manuals and charts
  • Assists with special projects

Fellowships are unpaid.

They are available to both college students and recent graduates.

SUMMER - June 1 - August 31, Deadline April 15th
FALL - September 1 - December 31, Deadline July 15th (Late applications will still be considered.)
SPRING - January 15 - May 31, Deadline November 15th 

How to Apply:

Interested students must submit a Texas Governor's Fellowship Program application and resume. Students may request an application by contacting the Human Resources Division.

You may also download a Fellowship Application [150KB MS Word]

Fellowships are available in the following offices:

  • Administration
  • Aerospace and Aviation
  • Appointments
  • Budget, Planning and Policy
  • Communications
  • Support Serv./Computer Services
  • Committee on People with Disabilities
  • Correspondence & Constituent Communication 
  • Criminal Justice
  • Economic Development and Tourism
  • Financial Services
  • Human Resources
  • Legislative Office
  • Press Office
  • Scheduling
  • Texas Film Commission
  • Texas Military Preparedness Commission
  • Texas Music Office
  • Texas Workforce Investment Council
  • Women's Commission