In the Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for college students. Although all internships in all offices are unpaid, students gain invaluable work experience. The hours are flexible to accommodate students course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session.
In Washington, DC, interns' responsibilities will vary. They will be asked to answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attend hearings and briefings, and answer constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.
Fond du Lac District Office
In the Fond du Lac office, internships run throughout the fall, spring and summer. Hours are flexible and will generally run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Responsibilities will vary, ranging from answering the phones, assisting staff with district responsibilities, including responding to constituents and assisting staff at town halls.
If you are interested in an internship with Congressman Grothman, please click here to fill out an application.