Congresswoman Sara Jacobs offers internships in her Washington, D.C. and San Diego, CA offices. These internships provide an opportunity for young adults to learn more about the workings of a Congressional office and the legislative process.
Internships last approximately three to four months and are intended to be educational experiences. All selected interns are compensated and will have the choice between pay of $15.50 an hour or academic credit or both. Unfortunately, international students are not permitted to be paid by the federal government.
If you have any questions regarding internships with Congresswoman Sara Jacobs' offices, please send them to email the address below. Please no calls, direct emails, or walk-ins regarding the status of your application.
The application period for Summer 2023 internships is CLOSED.
To apply for an internship in one of our offices, please send a resume, cover letter, and a brief (1-2 page) writing sample to the appropriate email address:
Washington, DC: sarajacobs.DCintern@mail.house.gov
San Diego, CA: sarajacobs.SDintern@mail.house.gov
The application deadline is April 14, 2023, though applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
**Please understand that we always receive more applications than we can accommodate, especially for the summer term. Applicants with strong connections to the 51st District of California and without prior Congressional office experience will be given priority**