Washington, DC

In the Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters. Internships in our DC office are paid, and 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. 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 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.


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 an internship in one of our offices, please complete and submit the form below.

All applications should email a resume and cover letter to


Session Name

Session Dates

Application Due Date


January - May

November 1


May - August

April 1


September - December

July 15

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