Internship Program

Our 2019 Summer Interns

The Port of Virginia’s summer internship is an eight week paid program that is designed to develop, teach and mentor undergraduate and graduate students as they explore career opportunities within the maritime industry.  Each summer, interns are given the opportunity to apply their education to hands-on project focused tasks in various departments throughout The Port of Virginia.

The program runs from June 1, 2020 – July 31, 2020 and includes professional development, philanthropic activities and colleague engagement events.

Professional Development Session Highlights

Interns participate in a full calendar of professional development sessions, philanthropic activities and colleague engagement events that will include:

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

Terminal Tours

Project Management

Public Speaking

Social Media Tips for Personal Branding

LiveNFK Partnership

14 Interns have been hired as POV colleagues since 2015.