In the Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring
or summer semesters for college students. 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 will 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
The office of Congressman Ted Budd (NC-13) is now accepting internship applications. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, sorting incoming mail, conducting Capitol tours, attending briefings, conducting legislative research, and performing other administrative tasks as necessary. Successful candidates will have excellent written and oral communication, attention to detail, and possess the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Internships are unpaid, but serve as an excellent first step towards a career on Capitol Hill. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Elizabeth at firstname.lastname@example.org with "Internship" in the subject line in addition to submitting the application below.
The deadline for Summer Internship applications is February 18th, 2018.
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