BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) ––– Paid internship opportunities are coming for high school students in the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. 

The Workforce Development Plan allows any EBRPSS student entering their senior year to earn up to $15 per hour. Students must complete at least 155 credit hours throughout the school year to earn one Carnegie credit, which measures the time a student studied a subject. 

The program will allow students to participate in paid internship opportunities with local companies during the 2022-2023 school year. For more information, visit the school system’s website here.