The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences

Internship Opportunity: Campaign for Democratic Congressional Candidate Maura Sullivan

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PLEASE NOTE: This opportunity is listed for reference only. The deadline to apply has passed.

This is an unpaid internship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship - unpaid

Location: Primary location in Portsmouth, NH. Remote work is possible

Sector: Government

Start Date: Summer and Fall internships available

Wage or benefits: Unpaid

Time Commitment: We are committed to flexibility in scheduling the time of our interns

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: Rolling

Organization website:

Brief Description of the organization:

Join Maura Sullivan for Congress to gain experience with one of the top congressional races in

the country! We have internship and fellowship opportunities available for the summer and are

looking for highly motivated, organized, and energetic individuals to join the campaign.

Maura is a former Marine who held roles in the Obama administration at the Department of

Defense and the Department of Veterans Administration. She is running for Congress because

she believes we have a national crisis of leadership. Her top priorities are addressing the opioid

epidemic, making healthcare more affordable and accessible, and protecting our national


Brief Description of the Intern’s role or key qualifications:

In the campaign's internship, you will work alongside our team and learn skills such as

campaign research, organizing, event planning and staffing, communications, and fundraising.

Interns will come away from the experience ready to apply these skills to the social change they

want to see in their local communities.

Our interns will:

● Work directly with campaign staff and organizers to recruit and organize activists

within the district;

● Work with finance staff to plan and execute fundraisers;

● Assist with fundraising calls to small dollar donors;

● Build skills around relationship management and outreach;

● Conduct donor research;

● Organizing and executing house parties, phone banks, or canvasses;

● Provide administrative support to campaign staff on campaign projects

We are looking for self-starters who are organized, attentive to detail, and passionate about

helping fix our country's politics.

How to apply:

If you’re interested in joining our team, please contact for more information.

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