Capitol Hill Internships
How do I apply for an internship on the hill?
Fill out our regular student application and answer “YES” to the question “Jintern?”
Can you give a brief description of the process and the cost?
When you fill out the student application, please include in the last section the names of the congressmen/women in your home district, as well as the district where you attend school currently.
There is no charge for this program! After submitting your application, a link will appear directing you to leave a deposit. The deposit ($100 should be entered into the payment amount for an internship application) will be fully refunded upon completion of the program.
How long is the program?
The internship is usually 4-6 weeks long. Arrangements can possibly be made to extend for longer. Part of the program also includes a required Jewish educational component, by attending Sinai Retreats for one of the listed sessions.