Borders States offers a very structured internship program, allowing students and recent grads a chance to experience corporate culture with a diverse range of projects that aren’t just busy work, but actually impact and help the team you work with.

- Cassandra

Search Jobs

Border States Internship Program

Be part of a real team participating in dynamic projects and experiences that directly impact our company from day one.

Charge your career

Border States has rapidly grown into an industry power, and we need the knowledge and skills you’ve gained in the classroom to help continue to fuel our future. Our Internship Program lets you apply that knowledge from day one to help us achieve our goals.

Border States supports Interns nationwide by providing a housing and travel stipend to those joining us in Fargo from afar.

Summer Intern Program outline

  • Applications open in January prior to the summer you wish to Intern 
  • 12-week summer program – May to August 
  • Dedicated Mentor by your side
  • Company project and program presentation 
  • Community volunteer projects 
  • Midprogram and end of program evaluations 

Get Connected

Build professional contacts and acquire experience and skills that will make you a marketable job applicant when seeking full-time employment after graduation.

Why Choose our program?

Work for a $2 billion organization at the forefront of innovation

Gain valuable hands-on experience to help you jump-start your career

Attend courses on leadership and participate in an array of team building events

Provide value working on company and department specific projects to add to your professional portfolio and leave a lasting impact on our company

Connect with executive and other team leaders to learn how they are transforming the company

Engage in bountiful networking opportunities with vendors, customers and leadership. Travel opportunities exist to bring value to branches and market segments across the company.

Have a dedicated mentor by your side throughout your intern experience to ensure you maximize your time with us


to apply

Click on each step for detailed instructions on how to successfully apply with Border States

screen shot of create account form

Select the SIGN IN button in the grey toolbar of to create your careers account*

*careers account is seperate from any ecommerce user login you may already have

screen shot of sign in form with option to create account

Select MY PROFILE in the top menu

screenshot of top menu

The first step in creating your profile is to upload your resume. We'll automatically organize it to make it searchable by our recruiters and maximize your chance of finding a match.

screen shot of upload resume screen

Fill out Profile and then click SAVE

screenshot of save button

After you have created your Profile, use the job search to view openings. Search by keywords, job title, division, department, city or state.

When you find the job that fits you move on to step 4

When you find your fit, Click APPLY on the right hand side of the Job title

screen shot of apply dropdown

Click on NEXT at bottom right corner of application page

  • Fill out application completely

Submit your completed application using the "apply" button in the bottom right

screen shot of submit button