Internship with Representative Juan Vargas

Unpaid internships are available throughout the year, on either a full-time or part-time basis, in the 51st District (Chula Vista and Imperial Valley) and Washington D.C. offices of Rep. Juan Vargas.

Duties vary widely and include, but are not limited to: working with legislative staff drafting responses to constituent mail, monitoring hearings, and legislative research; working with district aides to help constituents resolve problems with government agencies; working with district staff to seek sources of grants funding for constituents; outreach events; legislative correspondence; working with press staff on press outreach and information gathering projects; providing support work for schedulers and office managers; processing mail, answering phones and other various staff support work.

Contact Eddie Meyer at (619) 422-5963 or for information on District office internships. Contact Aaron Allen at (202) 225-8045 or for more information on Washington D.C. based internships.

Applicants typically will be asked to provide a resume and a short writing sample.

* Paid and unpaid internship opportunities are posted for informational purposes only. The postings do not constitute an endorsement by the University of the opinions or activities of the iternship provider.