The Democratic Caucus of the US House of Representatives seeks qualified candidates for full-time internships. Successful applicants will be bright, highly motivated and have strong academic records as well as an interest in public policy. Interns will be directly engaged with the Caucus’ work and will perform a variety of duties that are essential to the office. These range from administrative duties such as answering phones, data entry, giving tours of the Capitol to assisting the staff in a variety of functions such as attending hearings and briefings, performing research and helping organize the Caucus’ many events.
Excellent writing skills and a good sense of humor are desired. Candidates must be flexible and capable of working in an unpredictable, fast-paced environment.
All undergraduate-level students as well as recent graduates are eligible to apply.
In order to apply for a House Democratic Caucus Internship, please submit the following:
· Cover Letter and Résumé
· Writing Sample of approximately 3 pages (your own words, unedited)
· 2 References (please provide both the phone and email contact information)
Deadline: Friday, December 17, 2010
January – May