At this time, we will not sponsor our CEO Intern Fellows Program for Diverse Groups for the 2020 program year.
Please keep us in mind for next year’s internship opportunities.



CEO Intern Fellows Program for Diverse Groups

What is the CEO Intern Fellows Program?

Internship The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Intern Fellows Program is designed to introduce college juniors and seniors from underrepresented groups to careers in transportation through intern fellowships with the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC). CEO Intern Fellows receive a full professional enrichment experience that includes participation in a group project assigned by the executive leadership of the organization and concludes with a presentation to the members of the senior staff. In addition to the opportunity to gain real work experience at the PTC.

What is the program objective?

To address the future workforce needs of the transportation field, specifically in the STEM areas (science, technology, engineering and math) along with other essential functions such as administration, communications and finance.

What are the eligibility requirements?

Students must meet the following requirements to participate in the program:

  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Attend an accredited undergraduate program at any 2-4-year college or university
  • Recent college transcript
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor
  • Interview highlighting interest in a fellowship with the PA Turnpike Commission
  • Must demonstrate the ability to commit to the program for its duration

How long does the program last?

The standard work schedule for interns is 30-40 hours per week starting May 13, 2020 through August 15, 2020.

What is the rate of pay?

The rate of pay is $15.00 per hour.

What is the location for the program?

The program is administered at the PTC’s Central Administration Building (CAB) located at 700 S. Eisenhower Blvd., Middletown, PA.

How to submit required information:

Go to to complete and apply online for the PTC CEO Intern Program and to submit materials. Materials due by: February 28, 2020.

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