The Democratic Staff of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs seeks legislative and press/digital interns. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conducting legislative research, managing and responding to constituent correspondence, assisting with Committee events, attending briefings and hearings for staff, compiling press clips, drafting communications materials, and other tasks depending on the needs of the Committee and the intern's interests.
Qualified candidates will have strong oral and written communications skills, be detail-oriented, and have a desire to help veterans and learn about the Committee and the legislative process. In an effort to build a diverse and more inclusive work environment, the Committee strongly encourages veterans, minority, women, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ candidates, and HBCU and MSI students to apply.
This internship is available as a full-time or part-time in-person position.
To apply, fill out the online form and submit a resume and cover letter via the following: House Veterans' Affairs Committee Democrats Internship Application Form. Applicants who apply by July 31 will be prioritized.
Applicants will be contacted if they have been selected for an interview. If applicants have additional questions about the internship, contact Veterans.Internships@Mail.House.Gov.