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

Internship Opportunity: Office of U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

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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: Washington, DC

Sector: Government

Start Date: Fall 2018

Wage or benefits: Unpaid

Time Commitment: Up to 40 hours per week for at least 8 weeks

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

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: 7/1/18

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Brief Description of the organization:

Kirsten Gillibrand is a U.S. Senator from New York

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

The Washington, D.C. internship gives students the opportunity to learn how the Senate functions and how it interacts with the House of Representatives, as well as the Executive and Judicial branches of the federal government. Interns may have the opportunity to sit-in on committee hearings and briefings, assist with legislative projects, attend educational events in and around Washington D.C., and lead Capitol tours. Interns will also assist with mail room duties, provide administrative support, and participate in front office staffing. 

How to apply:

For the application you will have to upload:

- Cover Letter

- Resume

- Transcript (Unofficial is accepted)

- 1 Letter of Recommendation 

Any questions can be directed to

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