Republican Party Internships

Rand Paul D.C. Fall Internship

An internship in Senator Paul’s Washington, D.C. office offers students the opportunity to learn firsthand about the daily operations of the Senate and its interactions with the House of Representatives and the other branches of government.  As an intern in the Washington, D.C. office, some of your responsibilities may include answering telephones, sorting constituent mail, attending hearings, giving Capitol tours, and performing legislative research. Preference is given to students from Kentucky or students attending a Kentucky university or college.

To learn more about this opportunity, click here.
For priority consideration, we encourage students to apply by Friday, July 17. 


Team Mitch Internship Program

The Team Mitch Internship Program intends to give students the opportunity to enhance their civic education, provide real-world political experience, understanding of developing grassroots initiatives, campaign experience, and to develop a deeper understanding of Kentucky politics and party organization. Interns will work alongside Isaac Oettle in the field interacting with candidates, donors, and county officials to develop the knowledge to run an effective ground game for a campaign. Projects will include the organizing and attending of events for statewide candidates, door knocking, making voter contact calls, and making recruitment calls. There is no better opportunity to learn how campaigns develop and function than this internship. 

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Republican Party of Kentucky Internship

The RPK internship program intends to give students the opportunity to enhance their civic education, provide real world political and campaign experience, and to develop a deeper understanding of Kentucky politics and party organization. Interns will work with RPK staff, county party leaders, elected officials and political candidates on projects related to research, fundraising, communications, data, and more. Applicants must be ready for a demanding, fast-paced, and team-oriented environment. Internships are available in the Spring, Summer, and Fall. During an election year, exact dates may be subject to change.

Interested students should download the application and learn more about the internship click here
Send completed applications to internships.rpk@gmail.com 


Jefferson County Republican Party Internship

The JCRP internship program intends to give students the opportunity to enhance their civic education, provide real world political and campaign experience, and to develop a deeper understanding of Kentucky politics and party organization.  Interns will work with JCRP staff, county party leaders, elected officials and political candidates on projects related to research, fundraising, communications, data, and more.  Applicants must be ready for a demanding, fast-paced, and team-oriented environment. Internships are available in the Spring, Summer, and Fall. During an election year, exact dates may be subject to change. An intern during the summer should expect to work at least 20 hours per week, while interns during the fall and spring should expect to work at least 10 hours per week.

Spring: February 1 – May 1
Summer: May 15 – August 15
Fall: September 1 – December 1

Interested candidates should email a resume, a writing sample, and the following completed application to info@louisvillegop.com with the subject line “Internship Application.”