Internship opportunities will be available in my Washington, D.C., Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls offices during the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters. Duties in the Washington, D.C., office may include tracking legislation, researching bills, attending committee hearings and briefings, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, handling constituent phone calls, sorting mail and providing legislative support. Duties in the South Dakota offices include researching constituent inquiries and requests, participation in outreach activities, assisting staff on special projects, handling phone calls and constituent requests and sorting mail.
In all offices, students will work closely with constituents and staff, polish their research and writing skills and gain an in-depth understanding of a Senate office. Interested applicants should fill out the below application and submit a resume along with one letter of recommendation to Kari Weller at firstname.lastname@example.org. The start and end date and length of internships is somewhat flexible, please contact my office with any questions at 605-336-0486.
Spring Semester: October 15th
Summer Semester: February 15th
Fall Semester: May 15th