Internships run throughout the Autumn, Spring and Summer seasons.
Applicants who are 18 or over are encouraged to apply.
DC office hours generally run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
In Washington, DC, interns' responsibilities will vary. They may be asked to answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the Member and 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 the many other functions of a congressional office.
District office hours generally run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 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.