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Internship & Job Opportunities

Research Assistant for Professor Jessica Preece

Dr. Jessica Preece is looking to hire research assistants to help code large amounts of congressional press release data from now into the beginning of Winter semester. All work can be done remotely. Past enrollment in POLI 328 is desired though not necessary. Wages will be set at $10.00 per hour. Interested students should apply as soon as possible.

Please use the link below to apply.

Utah Debate Commission Internship

The Utah Debate Commission will be offering internships for Spring, Summer and Fall semesters in 2022. To read the internship description please click Here.

To apply, please contact Nena Slighting, the Executive Director, at

Office of Undergraduate Research at the University of Utah

The Office of Undergraduate Research at the University of Utah is pleased to announce that the student application for the 2022 Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) is now available! For more information or to apply, visit

SPUR provides undergraduates with an intensive 10-week research experience under the mentorship of a University of Utah faculty member. SPUR 2022 will begin on May 25 and end on August 4.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Megan Shannahan at or 801-581-8070.

Congress Intern Opportunity

College to Congress (C2C) provides full-time, paid Congressional internships to underrepresented students. The program is free of charge for all participants.

To read more please click Here.

Henry Clay Center's College Student Congress

Applications are now open for the Henry Clay Center’s fully funded, public-policy summer program – the College Student Congress! This two-week program in Lexington, Kentucky, and Washington, D.C. is an ideal academic and professional experience for current college juniors interested in politics, public policy, law, and government. Applications can be found on their website, and are available through December 22nd.

For more information please click here, or visit their website at

AEI Summer Honors Program

AEI’s Summer Honors Program provides ambitious and talented undergraduates the opportunity to explore some of today’s most pressing public policy issues alongside AEI scholars (or partner instructors) and other students from across the ideological spectrum.

To read more and apply, please click Here.

Internship in Congressman Stewart's Bountiful Office

Congressman Stewart's Bountiful Office is looking for 1-2 interns for this upcoming Winter semester. They will offer either one full time internship or two part time internships, depending on applicants. The position will be in-person at Congressman Stewart's Bountiful, UT office. This position comes with a stipend. Interns will submit case inquiries with federal agencies, write letters on behalf of the Congressman, attend meetings with staff, and respond to phone calls from constituents.

To learn more please contact Elizabeth Sweeten at or by phone at (202) 570-0376.

Victory Congressional Internship

Victory Institute brings outstanding LGBTQ college students to Washington, DC, for an 8- or 10-week intensive leadership program, including an internship with an LGBTQ-friendly member of Congress. This is a paid opportunity and includes a stipend, housing in DC, travel to/from DC, as well as travel and registration to the International LGBTQ Leaders Conference in December 2022. The internship is open to current undergraduate students of all genders, orientations, abilities, races, and political affiliations.

Summer '22: Apply here. Deadline: Jan 9th, 2022

Fall '22: Apply here. Deadline: April 17th, 2022

Natalie Hansen

Are you looking for a job? Do you need help reviewing your resume or grad school application? Not sure how to prepare for your future career or internship? Have career related questions? Make an appointment to talk with your Career Director.

Schedule an appointment here or by calling 801-422-3000. Feel free to email Natalie with any questions,