January 18, 2023
Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) announced that her Washington D.C. and district offices are now accepting applications for summer 2023 interns. College students and recent graduates interested in government and public service are invited to apply for a chance to spend the summer learning about Congress and the inner workings of a congressional office. Throughout the summer, interns will work closely with Rep. Sewell’s staff on a variety of important legislative, communications, and administrative tasks. Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university (rising juniors and older) or have recently graduated.
“I’m excited to announce that my office is now accepting applications for summer 2023 internships!” said Rep. Sewell. “My office’s internship program is a critical part of our mission to cultivate the next generation of leaders and changemakers. I encourage college students and recent graduates interested in serving the great people of Alabama’s 7th Congressional District to apply for a chance to spend the summer with me and my hard-working team and propel your career to new heights!”
Throughout the summer, interns will have the opportunity to research legislation, draft letters, compile media clips, answer constituent calls, and attend legislative hearings, briefings, and seminars. Candidates should be proactive, professional, dependable, and have an interest in federal policy and the legislative process. Candidates should also possess strong written and oral communication skills, the ability to multitask, attention to detail, and a willingness to learn.
The Office of U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in the hiring process based on race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, military service, or other non-merit factors. BIPOC applicants and individuals in underrepresented communities are encouraged to apply.
The deadline to apply is Friday, March 31, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. CT / 6:00 p.m. ET. For more information including how to apply, visit https://sewell.house.gov/internship-opportunities.