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Summer High School Interns 2017
Posted January 29, 2018

Have questions or would like more information about our Summer High School internships?

Join us for open houses on Wednesday, Feb. 7, or Thursday, Feb. 15, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Port of Long Beach’s Interim Administrative Offices, 4801 Airport Plaza Drive, Long Beach 90815. Free parking is available in front of the building or in the adjacent structure.

Come hear about this amazing paid 8-week experience from past interns and meet current mentors. Staff will be on hand to answer questions. Parents and students are encouraged to attend.

RSVP for the open houses at education@polb.com or by calling (562) 283-7500. When registering, please use prospective intern’s first and last name, school, date attending, and guest count.

Applications for our Summer High School Internship Program are due by Thursday, March 1. For more information about the program and to apply, go to our high school internship page.


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