WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Alma Adams (NC-12) announced an internship opportunity in her Charlotte and Washington, D.C. offices for the spring 2023 semester.
Applications close on Friday, Dec. 16. This internship includes a monthly stipend for eligible candidates.
"As a 40-year educator and a public servant for over three decades, I am committed to empowering current students and recent graduates to give them the real-world experience they need to succeed," Adams said. "Our office is excited to give the next generation of leaders the opportunity to serve their community and their country as interns in the United States Congress."
Here is the internship announcement:
Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D.'s Charlotte Office and Washington, D.C. Office are seeking motivated, creative and energetic media interns for the upcoming Spring 2023 semester. Qualified candidates will have strong written and social media skills, graphic design, and video editing experience. Exceptional judgement, discernment, and discretion is required.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Compiling press clips
Drafting social media campaigns
Assisting with editing videos
Assisting the Communications Director with drafting press releases and other written materials
Research and compiling reports on press and social media, and
Administrative work as needed, including answering phones
Staffing the Member of Congress at public events
This internship is based in either the Charlotte, N.C. office or the Washington, DC office and is open to college students and recent graduates. Hours are flexible to accommodate students' course schedules, but generally run from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session and from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session. If eligible, this internship includes a monthly stipend.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to email@example.com with the subject line "Spring Media Internship Application – Charlotte Office" OR "Spring Media Internship Application – Washington, D.C. Office" no later than close of business on Friday, December 16, 2022. Applicants should be able to successfully complete a timed writing test during the application process. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status.