The Office of Senator Susan Collins

Job Title: Office of Senator Susan Collins Internship
Company: Office of Senator Susan Collins
Category: Internships

An internship in the office of Senator Susan M. Collins provides successful candidates with the experience of working in the United States Congress and an overview of how a Senate office and staff work for the Senator and for the constituents.  Interns are assigned to work with the Senate office staff who are responsible for the legislative, administrative, and communications operations of the office.

To apply for an internship with the Washington, D.C. office or one of our Maine state offices, the candidate must forward the following application materials by email to application

  • a cover letter - in addition to relating your skills and experience to the position, your cover letters should address the following:
    • explain why you want to work as an intern, what your long-term career goals are and what you hope to gain from your service,
    • explain areas of interest as an intern: i.e. press, administrative, legislative; specify any legislative issue areas that are of interest
  • a one-page resume
  • a writing sample
  • at least one letter of recommendation

    Spring 2014: January 28 – June 7, 2014. Deadline November 1, 2013

    Portland Maine Constituent Service Center Fall Session: September - December 2013. Deadline Passed

    Winter Break Session: mid-December - mid-January. Deadline: November 1, 2013

    Spring 2014: January - May. Deadline: November 1, 2013

    Applications accepted on a rolling basis for Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter sessions.

    Additional Information
    If you have any questions or need further information regarding an internship with the office of Senator Susan Collins, please e-mail

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