In the Washington, D.C. office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for college students and recent graduates. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session.
In Washington, D.C., intern responsibilities will vary. They may be asked to answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the member and legislative 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 many other functions of a congressional office.
Spring 2023 Dates:
Flexible options between 1/9/23 - 5/20/23
Summer 2023 Dates:
The deadline to apply for a 2023 Summer Internship is Friday, February 17th. Applicants may apply for one of two six-week sessions.
Session 1: 5/22/23 - 6/30/23
Session 2: 7/3/23 - 8/11/23
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.
If you would like more information on Congressional Internships, please contact our office.
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