In the Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for college students. Students gain invaluable work experience and exposure to the legislative process. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' 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, DC, interns' responsibilities will vary. They will be asked to research legislation for the Member and legislative staff, answer phones, attend hearings and briefings, and answer constituent letters on various issues before the House.
Additionally, the Washington DC internship program offers limited scholarships for participants. For more information, please click here.
In the District office, interns may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, keeping up with inventory, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist in various constituent casework or work on District-based projects of importance.
In addition to completing the form below, please be sure to email your resume to Gavin.Wolf@mail.house.gov.
Summer Internship Session 1: May 26, 2020 – July 2, 2020
Summer Internship Session 2: July 6, 2020 – August 28, 2020
Fall Internship: September 8, 2020 – December 18, 2020
Spring Internship: January 4, 2021 – May 28, 2021
Internship Application Deadlines
Summer 2020: May 1, 2020
Fall 2020: July 31, 2020
Spring 2021: November 6, 2020