Internships

Washington, DC

My Washington, D.C. Office is now accepting applications for the Fall 2020 Virtual Internship. The deadline to apply is July 24th, 2020. The DC Office internship runs throughout the fall, spring, or summer semesters for college students.

This fall, DC office interns will be working remotely and assist with the day-to-day workings of the office, including answering phones, attending virtual hearings and briefings, and working on legislative projects with staff members. Interns will gain insight into the legislative process, network with staff members, and learn about the inner workings and responsibilities of a Congressional office.  

For interested applicants, please complete the internship form below or submit your resume and cover letter to Casten.Internship@mail.house.gov with the subject line “DC Fall 2020 Virtual Internship.” No calls please. We will only accept applications that are sent by email or on our WebForm.Our office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.
Applicants with Illinois ties are preferred, but not required.

District

My Glen Ellyn District Office will accept internship applications for Fall 2020 with a preference for residents of the Illinois 6th Congressional District, until August 7th 2020.  District office interns will be provided the opportunity to assist the office in helping constituents navigate federal agencies ranging from topics like immigration, Medicare, and veterans affairs. District office interns will also be able to assist with staffing the Congressman at his events around the district and work with staff on various district based projects and events. They will also be asked to assist with office work including answering phones, drafting letters, and engaging with office visitors. For interested applicants, please complete the internship form below or submit your resume and cover letter to rebecca.kelly@mail.house.gov with the subject line "Fall 2020 Internship."

Apply

To apply for an internship in one of our offices, please complete and submit the Internship form.