Skip to Main Content


An internship with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is a great way for young adults to get an inside look at Tennessee's lead law enforcement agency. From criminal investigations, to forensic science, and more, TBI offers a variety of internships, across the state, designed to help students determine whether a career in law enforcement might be a good fit for the future.

Fall 2021

TBI will host interns for an eight-week period, from September 7th through October 29th. Internships are unpaid and include placements in TBI's Criminal Investigation Division, Drug Investigation Division, Forensic Services Division, Medicaid Fraud Control Division, Technology & Innovation Division, Tennessee Dangerous Drugs Task Force, and TBI's Aviation Unit.

Selected interns must be at least 18 years of age, undergo an extensive background investigation, and available to attend orientation at TBI Headquarters in Nashville on September 7th.

Application Deadline: June 30th

Available Positions

Special Agent Jessica Hudson
(615) 744-4434