Application Tips

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Top Intern Applicants:

  1. Have outstanding communication skills.
  2. Show a desire to work with a diverse population in the public health arena.
  3. Have an enthusiasm for serving a community and demonstrate cultural awareness.
  4. Are prepared and know what dietetics and the internship is all about.
  5. Are known by their organization for having excellent internal and external customer service.
  6. Demonstrate team building and rapport.
  7. Have excellent performance evaluations including attendance and promptness.
  8. Work on written communication skills.
  9. Practice their presentation skills.

For additional tips, go to and click on “Suggestions to Improve Your Chances at Getting a Dietetic-Internship Position”.