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Early Talent Awards

Celebrating the best employers for Gen Z careers


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Defense Intelligence Agency

About the program

As one of the few all-source intelligence agencies, the DIA employs analysts, collectors, scientists, and more. The internship program provides high-achieving students with the opportunity to use their degrees in the real world, thereby preparing them for careers upon graduation.

Hear about the student experience

"There are many career paths at the agency and I was able to learn and explore them all. There is a great support system to help you transition and grow."

How they win with Gen Z

  • Managers are mentors
  • Work is impactful
  • Flexible work schedule