The House Foreign Affairs Committee, Majority Staff, offers two types of internships during the Spring, Fall, and Summer sessions: a general internship and a legal internship. Please see below for the descriptions and application windows.
The Spring 2020 legal internship application window is open and closes December 16th.
Description: In addition to providing administrative and operations support to the committee as needed, the legal intern will work closely with the Counsels team with research projects, drafting legislation, providing support for full committee markups and hearings, and attending meetings and briefings. Candidates should be current law students and require little supervision. Minorities, women, and LGBTQ persons are strongly encouraged to apply.
If you would like to be considered for an internship please submit a one-page resume and cover letter in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org and include “Spring 2020 Legal Internship Application” in the subject line of the email.
The Spring 2020 general internship application window is now closed.
Description: Interns will be responsible for providing staff members with policy and administrative support. Duties may include answering phones, compiling press clips, attending staff briefings, performing legislative and policy research, drafting memoranda and other written materials, and a variety of other tasks. Candidates should be team-oriented, resourceful, upbeat people who have skills beyond research and require little supervision. This internship is open to undergraduates (rising seniors and above), recent graduates, and Master’s and law students. Minorities, women, and LGBTQ persons are strongly encouraged to apply.