Please send a resume, cover letter and a short writing sample to In07Internship@mail.house.gov . In the subject header, please make sure to specify if you would like to apply to intern in the Indianapolis Office or the Washington, D.C. Office, as well as the semester of application. (for example, Washington D.C. Internship Application Fall 2021). For more information on internships, please click here :
In my Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring and summer semesters for college students. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
In Washington, 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 congressional office. To learn more about the internship program, click here .
In my Indianapolis office, internships run throughout the fall, spring and summer semesters for college students or recent graduates. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Interns may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, opening mail, writing letters and casework intake. In addition, interns may be asked to assist in constituent meetings, or help with upcoming district-based events.
Spring Semester – Beginning of January to the end of April: Interviewing will place in early December.
Summer Semester – Beginning of May to the end of August: Interviewing will place in early April.
Fall Semester - Beginning of September to mid-December: Interviewing will place in early August.
If you would like more information on Congressional Internships—please email In07Internship@mail.house.gov