Washington, DC internships run throughout the fall, spring, or summer semesters for college students. Internship hours are 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, but hours are flexible to accomodate class schedules.
Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, writing constituent letters, attending legislative briefings, assisting staff with research and special projects, and performing administrative duties. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.
The Washington DC Spring Internship Application will open on November 1, the Summer Internship Application will open on April 1, the Fall Internship Application will open on July 1.
Pennsylvania internships run throughout the fall, spring, or summer semesters for college students. Internship responsibilites include answering phones, logging constituent correspondence, and assisting staff with casework or district-based projects.