White House Internship Program

The internship affords students, recent graduates, and veterans an opportunity to gain professional experience and develop leadership skills. The program is designed to be hands-on to strengthen understanding of the Executive Office and prepare students for public service careers.

The program is available to current undergraduate or graduate students, undergraduate and graduate students who have graduated within the last two years, and veterans who have served on active duty within the last two years. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

This internship is unpaid; interns will need to fund their own transportation, housing, meals, and other associated costs.

The deadline to apply for the spring 2015 semester internship is September 7, 2014.

Applications must be submitted online and must include two essays, a current resume, and two letters of recommendation. Click here to view all the requirements and to start the application.

Visit the program’s FAQ webpage for more information about this exciting opportunity.