Job/Internship listing last updated on: 07-24-2018 at 10:26 p.m.
The Claremont Institute seeks a fall intern to join our Washington, DC team on a paid, part-time basis. The intern will assist staff with preparing e-newsletters; tracking and logging media mentions; promoting Claremont’s premier publication, the Claremont Review of Books on social media; data entry; assisting in event planning and logistics; and more. A key duty of the intern is to provide onsite support at Claremont’s weekly Speechwriters Fellowship classes, hosted Wednesday evenings, 6:30pm-9:30pm, from September 19 - November 7, 2018, at a location on Capitol Hill. (Certain classes may take place on Thursdays depending on faculty availability.) As an intern you will have the opportunity to attend these fellowship seminars, taught by Claremont’s distinguished faculty. The position will pay $15 an hour, and requires the ability to work up to 15 hours a week at our Capitol Hill office. A strong interest in the principles of the American Founding is a must, and upperclassmen are preferred. Please send a cover letter, writing sample, names of three references, and resume to Laurel Conrad at email@example.com. Deadline to apply is July 22.
DeLullo & Associates seeks an organized, proactive and ambitious Fundraising and Events Intern. The responsibilities for this paid internship are as follows: Schedule and staff meetings between clients and potential donors. Manage databases and other lists of information for clients. Staff and prepare clients’ Call Time by carefully researching and selecting potential donors for them to contact. Facilitate accounting, sponsorship and membership of a weekly coalition lunch in DC with attendees including Senators, members of Congress, Capitol Hill staffers and leaders of prominent organizations. Assist with office matters. Assist with the organization of a weekly coalition meeting, including setup and cleanup. DeLullo and Associates is a company that takes pride in helping conservative campaigns and causes win in the fast pace environment of our nation’s capitol. This internship will give you the opportunity to directly interact with candidates and members of congress, gain events experience, and learn about the inner workings of campaign finance. We are looking for a dynamic people skills.
1892 LLC is a national political consulting firm that specializes in campaign management, polling, and direct mail. 1892 is looking for a part-time Operations Intern to assist with day-to-day operations and scheduling. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience at the highest level of political campaign work, during one of the most exciting cycles of all time.
Applicants must make themselves available for an in-person orientation, if chosen for the position, but the position allows for maximum flexibility in terms of working remotely.
Preferred applicants will have prior political and/or administrative experience.
Pay is commensurate with experience.
All applicants must be reachable and responsive via email during business hours.
To apply, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is the largest component of the Executive Office of the President (EOP). It reports directly to the President and helps a wide range of executive departments and agencies across the Federal Government to implement the commitments and priorities of the President.
The OMB internship program is open to both undergraduate and graduate-level students currently pursuing a degree in public policy, public administration, business, economics, or other related fields.
Potential applicants can apply to the following divisions within OMB:
• The Director’s Office
• Office of Legislative Affairs
• Office of the General Counsel
• Press Office
• Management Policy Offices
• Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
Duties vary, depending upon the division, but generally include: policy analysis, processing correspondence, monitoring and tracking large volumes of documents, and other tasks as needed.
All candidates should be adept in handling a variety of tasks simultaneously, and should feel comfortable working in a fast-paced, high profile environment.
The duration of the assignment varies; however, internships can run from three to twelve months. U.S. Citizenship is required. All internships are unpaid.
To be eligible for consideration, candidates must be enrolled, not less than half-time, in a recognized educational institution. Documentation that includes current class schedule must be provided.
To apply, email a resume, desired division, transcript, and 1-2 page writing sample to email@example.com.
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
Jamestown Associates is one of the nation’s premier political consulting firms specializing in television advertising, campaign strategy, direct mail, and issue communications. Jamestown consists of a team of award-winning editors, designers, and top-tier political strategists from across the country. Interns will assist with the firm's daily press research, general and primary election research, script writing for commercials and direct mail pieces, and assisting staff on production sets. Interested applicants should contact Caroline Hakes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Office of U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga, Chairman of the powerful House Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment, is currently seeking candidates for full and part-time internships in his Washington, D.C. office for the fall session. These are unpaid internships, however opportunities for school credit are available.
Interns will gain a firsthand working knowledge of a Congressional office, while gaining important experience in the legislative process. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conducting legislative research, compiling press clips, assisting with front office operations, helping with press research, and conducting tours of the U.S. Capitol Building. Interns will also have the opportunity to attend legislative briefings and congressional hearings on Capitol Hill.
Rep. Bill Huizenga was first elected in 2010 and is currently the Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments. This subcommittee is responsible for oversight of the stock exchange, Securities and Exchange Commission, and markets for capital goods.
Those interested should send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to email@example.com.
The office of Congressman David Kustoff (TN-08) is seeking candidates for the Washington D.C. office who are available from mid-August to mid-December 2018 (fall semester) with flexible start, stop dates. Ideal candidates will have the following: strong communication and organizational skills, a conservative political ideology, enthusiasm, an interest in public service, and knowledge of public affairs. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, conducting Capitol tours, researching legislation, assisting with constituent services, and attending hearings and briefings. Tennessee ties preferred, but not required. Please send a resume toTN08Internships@mail.house.gov.The
Office of Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) is looking for hardworking, conservative interns for his DC office. Ideal candidates will be articulate speakers with strong written communication skills. All internships are unpaid, however class credit can be awarded. Interested candidates should send resumes to Becca Salter at Becca.firstname.lastname@example.org. Illinois ties a plus but not mandatory.
Capitol Hill Internships "Hillternships"
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Capitol Hill Internships allow students the opportunity to experience and learn about the legislative branch of government through semester-long internship programs. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to learn about the legislative process and federal government by working with experienced staff members.
Depending on the office, intern responsibilities include answering phones, leading tours of the Capitol to visiting constituents, attending meetings and hearings as needed, drafting letters, and researching legislative issues, among other tasks.
Rep. Jeff Denham (CA-10) - email a resume and CV at Thomas.Wackman@mail.house.gov.
Rep. Steve Russell (OK-5) - email a resume and cover letter to email@example.com, with "Internship Application" in the subject line.
Rep. Ted Poe (TX-2) - apply online or call Alexandria Vandiver at 202-225-656
Rep. Mark Walker (NC-6) - email resume and cover letter to NC06.Internship@mail.house.gov
Committee on Oversight & Government Reform (Republican Staff) - email a resume and cover letter to Michael.Watson@mail.house.gov and Robert.Brooks@mail.house.gov.
Rep. Vern Buchanan (FL-16) - email a resume and tntv. start date to firstname.lastname@example.org
Rep. Martha McSally (AZ-2) - email a resume to AZ02Intern@gmail.com.
Rep. Jason Smith (MO-08) - email a resume and cover letter to email@example.com