Visit any University Student Career Center online and evaluate your values, skill set, and ideal work environment. Identify your skills that lend themselves to a career in criminla justice field. Reflect also on any skills you may need to bolster.
Research the opportunities for internships in the field of criminal justice, focusing wherever possible on opportunities in restorative justice.
In a well-written letter of introduction (i.e., a cover letter for the position), connect your skills and values with the internship opportunity you are seeking. Reflect honestly about your fit for the position. Include an analysis of what you seek to learn from your chosen opportunity. Challenge yourself by looking for international internship opportunities. Think and dream big!
Your 3 page letter should be formatted according to the APA format