In the Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring andsummer semesters. Although all internships in all offices are unpaid, our interns gain invaluable work experience. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
In Washington, DC, interns' responsibilities will vary. They may be asked to answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the Member and staff, attend hearings and briefings, and answer constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.
Applications for the Spring session in DC are now closed. We are currently accepting internship applications for the Summer session - please apply using the internship form below!
In the District office, interns may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist in various constituent case work or work on District-based projects of importance.
To apply for a district internship please submit an application, cover letter, resume, and one letter of recommendation either at the link below or to Fatima.Ureno@mail.house.gov
To apply for an internship in one of our offices, please complete and submit the Internship form.