Revised: September 27, 2021 at 11:08 AM

The Senate Internship Opportunities Bulletin is published as a service to Senate offices choosing to advertise internship opportunities. The listing is posted online at www.senate.gov/employment and revised in real time.

The internship opportunities published here do not include all potential Senate internships. Each Senate office manages their intern program, and information can typically be found on their individual websites.

To apply for internship opportunities, please follow the application instructions at the end of each advertisement. Indicate the job referral number associated with each advertisement and submit a separate application for every internship opportunity for which you wish to apply.

Offices within the United States Senate are equal opportunity employers.

Senate offices who wish to submit or discontinue an advertisement, please click here.

226921 PAID FALL INTERNSHIP -

The Republican Staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship is seeking full and part-time interns for a paid fall internship to start immediately. Intern duties include conducting legislative research, tracking legislation, attending committee hearings, preparing hearing materials, writing memos, and administrative tasks. This is a fast paced office; multitasking and attention to details are required. Candidates with previous Hill experience, an interest in economics, business, or finance, and recent college graduates are encouraged to apply. Fall semester internships typically run until mid-December, but dates can be tailored to specific schedules. To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, and 2-3 page writing sample to Gabriela_Rodriguez@sbc.senate.gov with the subject line “Fall Internship Application - [Your Name].” 

 


 
226912 PAID FALL INTERNSHIP -

Republican Senator seeks full time interns for paid fall internship. Duties may include, but are not limited to, assisting with administrative tasks, answering phones, processing mail, legislative research, and attending briefings and hearings. This is a fast paced office; multitasking and attention to details are required. Candidates with previous Hill experience and recent college graduates are encouraged to apply. To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, and references to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
226909 COMMUNICATIONS INTERN -

A Southern Conservative Republican senator is seeking a communication intern for their Washington, D.C. office for the Fall of 2021. Responsibilities will include compiling daily press clips, writing social media posts & tweets, aiding in interview prep, maintaining press lists, and drafting basic press releases, letters to the editor, speeches, and scripts. Internships are open to undergraduate students and recent college graduates. Strong writers and communicators are preferred. Communication experience is preferred, but not required. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and any relevant work samples to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com with the subject line Comms Intern 2021.


 
226902 INTERN -

Midwest Republican Senator is currently accepting applications from college students and recent college graduates to serve as interns during the fall semester in the Washington D.C. office. Fall semester internships typically run until mid-December, but dates can be tailored to specific schedules. Internship duties include researching bills, tracking legislation, attending committee hearings and briefings, handling constituent phone calls and other correspondence, sorting mail and providing support in all areas of the office to the Senator and staff. Internships can also be tailored to the intern’s specific interest areas when possible. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
226875 FALL PRESS INTERNS -

Democratic Senator’s office seeks remote press interns for the Fall term. Interns assist press and communications staff with day-to-day responsibilities, including: compiling press clips; conducting research; drafting media memos; and assisting the press staff with the day-to-day operations of a very active press office. This position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to work courteously and cooperatively with others under pressure in a fast-paced environment. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Paid internships are available to interns who have been accepted into the internship program and are able to certify financial need and meet eligibility criteria. If interested, please apply here.


 
226855 LEGAL FELLOW -

Democratic U.S. Senator is seeking a current law student or recent law graduate for legal fellowship. The fellow will work on the legislative team that manages the judiciary portfolio. The legal fellow will participate in a variety of projects, including conducting legal research, writing oversight letters, drafting legislation, and preparing memoranda and materials for hearings. Fellows interested in domestic violence, human trafficking, law enforcement, and similar issues are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be self-motivated, hard-working, well-organized, and have strong written and oral communication skills. Applicants must either (1) be currently enrolled in an accredited JD program, or (2) have a JD from an accredited program. Demonstrated interest in public service is preferred.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov  indicating job referral number in the subject line.


 
226790 FALL 2021 PRESS INTERNSHIP -

The office of Senator Amy Klobuchar is accepting applications for a press intern in our fast-paced Washington, D.C. office to start immediately. Responsibilities include compiling daily press clips, writing social media copy, drafting press releases, maintaining and creating press lists, and media monitoring. Internships are open to undergraduate students and recent college graduates. Candidates should be strong writers who enjoy following the news. To apply, complete the form at https://www.klobuchar.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/internships


 
226771 COMMUNICATION INTERN -

A Southern Conservative Republican senator is seeking a communication intern for their Washington, D.C. office for the Fall of 2021. Responsibilities will include compiling daily press clips, writing social media posts & tweets, aiding in interview prep, maintaining press lists, and drafting basic press releases, letters to the editor, speeches, and scripts.

Internships are open to undergraduate students and recent college graduates. Strong writers and communicators are preferred. Communication experience is preferred, but not required. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and any relevant work samples to gopsenatejobs@gmail.com with the subject line Comms Intern 2021.


 
226766 LAW CLERK OR LEGISLATIVE FELLOW -

Senator Brian Schatz is hiring a staffer to serve in a one-year clerkship/fellowship.  This staffer will help to research and organize a record of the senator’s accomplishments and support the legislative team to expand staff capacity on major legislative initiatives.  This position requires a law or other advanced degree.  This position will be paid at a rate of $50,000 to $60,000 per year.  Please visit this link to view the full job posting and to apply.

 


 
226763 FALL LAW CLERKSHIP -

The U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations office of Ranking Member Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) is seeking law clerks for the fall of 2021.  The position offers law students the opportunity to gain experience conducting congressional oversight and investigations.  Law clerk responsibilities will include conducting legal research, drafting memorandum, letters, and reports, assisting Subcommittee staff in performing administrative duties, and other duties as assigned.  Law clerks will work closely with senior counsels and professional staff on a wide range of issues.  This position is unpaid, but law school credit is available.  Previous Capitol Hill, prosecutorial, investigative, or litigation experience preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should send a resume to psirepclerk@gmail.com for consideration.


 
226703 MOUNTAIN STATE PRESS INTERNSHIP (Fall) -

Senator Manchin seeks an enthusiastic, professional student or recent post-graduate to assist an aggressive and fast-paced press office. Tasks include compiling daily press and broadcast clips, organizing, maintaining and updating media lists, drafting press releases, assisting with social media, conducting brief research projects as well as additional tasks to assist the press team. Preference will be given to candidates with West Virginia ties and those who can commit to a full-time internship. To apply, please e-mail cover letter, resume with references and one writing sample to internships@manchin.senate.gov *Please reference the Mountain State Press Internship in the subject line.*