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Internship Opportunity: Office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio

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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: Spring 2019

Wage or benefits: Unpaid

Time Commitment: Full-time and part-time options available

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

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: Spring Session: November 1st

Organization website:

Brief Description of the organization:

Marco Rubio is a U.S. Senator from Florida.

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

The Washington, D.C. office internship offers a unique experience in which interns get to observe first-hand the operations of the Senate, including its interaction with the House of Representatives and executive and judicial branches. Interns in the Washington office assist staff on special projects, perform legislative research, attend hearings and conduct Capitol tours. Applicants who are motivated, devoted to public issues, and dedicated to their studies are welcome. While preference is always given to Florida residents, everyone is encouraged to apply. The Washington, D.C. office offers both legislative and press internships, please make a note of which you would prefer within your application.

How to apply:

Please mail a completed application to our Washington or appropriate state office (click here for office addresses). The application must be received by the application deadlines to be considered for a position. The cover letter may be addressed to the attention of the Intern Coordinator.
Click here to download a PDF of the application form.
Please note that if you are sending your application to the Washington office via mail that there will be a delivery delay due to the U.S. Senate mail screening procedures.

A completed application requires all of the following:

  • Application form (PDF)
  • A one-page cover letter explaining why you would like to intern for Senator Rubio
  • Current resume
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