In the Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters. The hours are flexible, but generally run from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Interns’ responsibilities vary and may include answering phones, running errands, researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attending hearings and briefings, and answering constituent letters on various issues before the House, among other duties.
During each internship term, we select two individuals for a paid internship program. Applicants who reside in Florida’s 27th Congressional District and can demonstrate financial need will receive preference for this program and are strongly encouraged to apply.
If you would like to represent Florida’s 27th District as a paid intern in our Washington, DC office, please review the Payment Document and submit either active FAFSA or Statement of Financial Need along with Internship Application, updated resume, writing sample, and (optional) letter of recommendation.
All other candidates (for unpaid internships) may apply by submitting the Internship Application along with updated resume, writing sample, and (optional) letter of recommendation.
All Washington, DC office applicants must submit these documents to Intern Coordinator, Claudio Boffelli, at Claudio.Boffelli@mail.house.gov by internship application deadline.
In our District office, interns may be asked to do a variety of tasks, including day-to-day office work, answering phones, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist with constituent case work or work on District-based projects of importance.
Candidates may apply by completing the Internship Application and submitting to Intern Coordinator, Diana Garcia, at Diana.Garcia@mail.house.gov, along with updated resume, writing sample, and (optional) letter of recommendation by internship application deadline.
Internship Application Deadline:
Spring Internship Application Deadline: November 15
Summer Internship Application Deadline: April 1
Fall Internship Application Deadline: June 30