Applications for the 2016 Washington State Legislative Internship are open now on their website! The internship is open to ALL majors.
They will accept applications between now and October 16th. The 2016
internship will run from January 6, 2016, through March 10, 2016.
Starting this year, the Washington State Legislative Internship Program
will have a Priority deadline of October 6th, and a final deadline of
The Legislative Internship is an amazing opportunity for students
to learn about the formation of public policy at first hand while
developing the sorts of transferable professional skills that employers
are looking for. On a day-to-day basis, interns are tracking
legislation, attending hearings and meetings, communicating with
constituents, and conducting research for state legislators.
Additional information about the internship, about the application
and other frequently asked questions can be found on their website:
Feel free to contact the internship coordinators in Olympia (Paula
Rehwaldt and Emily McCartan) at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have questions about the internship, applications, or how
the credits will count at the University of Washington, feel free to
contact me or set up an appointment through the Political Science
Advising Appointment Calendar
(http://depts.washington.edu/polsadvc/signup.php). I would be glad to
talk through the application process with any interested student from
any department. Don't let this amazing opportunity slip by before you