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U.S. Representative Justin Amash

Representing the 3rd District of Michigan

Internships

Internships in Washington and Grand Rapids

My offices in Washington, DC, and Grand Rapids, MI, are seeking bright, liberty-minded students for paid internships during the summer, fall, and spring semesters.

Washington, DC

Regular hours for interns in my Washington office are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on voting days and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on nonvoting days. The office may accommodate interns who are available only part time.

Successful applicants will have a positive attitude and friendly demeanor, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, and demonstrate a strong commitment to individual liberty, economic freedom, the Rule of Law, and the Constitution.

Responsibilities in my Washington office may include leading U.S. Capitol tours, answering phones, attending legislative briefings and other meetings, entering data, and assisting staff with legislative research and correspondence. Interns will have the opportunity to interact with me on a daily basis and will learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.

Grand Rapids, MI

Hours for interns in my Grand Rapids office will depend on the availability of the applicant. The office may accommodate interns who are available only part time.

Successful applicants will have a positive attitude and friendly demeanor, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, and demonstrate a strong commitment to customer service.

Responsibilities in my Grand Rapids office may include planning and supporting events such as town hall meetings, answering phones, attending local community meetings, entering data, and assisting staff with constituent casework and correspondence. Interns will have the opportunity to learn about constituent services offered by the district office.

How to Apply

To apply, please send a résumé, cover letter, and two short writing samples to interndc@amash.com for a Washington internship or interngr@amash.com for a Grand Rapids internship. Cover letters should note availability (full or part time) and the semester of interest. Please include "Washington intern applicant" or “Grand Rapids intern applicant” in the subject line.