Democratic Party Internships

Communications Fellowship for the House Democratic Caucas

The House Democratic Caucus seeks highly motivated Communications Fellows. This is a paid opportunity. Responsibilities include compiling daily press clips, drafting preparation materials for media hits and assisting as a point of contact for press-related events. The Fellows will report directly to the Deputy Press Secretary. Capitol Hill experience is preferred, but not required. Ideal Qualifications:

  • Writes, edits and proofreads effortlessly under tight deadlines
  • Able to quickly collect, digest, organize and format diverse information, while adhering to strict office guidelines
  • Unafraid to ask questions and propose solutions
  • Handles multiple assignments simultaneously with ease and communicates priorities effectively 
  • Generates fresh ideas, proposes and executes clear action plans
  • Recognizes and vocalizes key opportunities
  • Consumes a variety of news.

To apply, please send PDFs of your resume, cover letter, one writing sample and three professional references to with your name and “2020 Communications Fellow Application” in the subject line. Absolutely no phone calls or drop-ins please. Applications due September 16th.

Tedra Cobb Remote Internship

Tedra Cobb for Congress is seeking remote fall semester interns to help run an innovative grassroots organizing program and learn the ins and outs of a modern political campaign. Remote fall semester interns will be exposed to every facet of the campaign, including field, finance, and communications. Responsibilities include: spearheading an organizing program in your school, managing and inputting information into campaign database, completing research projects, communicating with volunteers and voters, and willingness to assist with all tasks as needed. This internship is a weekly commitment of 10 to 15 hours.

Click here to learn more about this position and to apply.

Nima Kulkarni Re-election Campaign Internship

Nima Kulkarni is running for re-election for state representative district 40. The campaign is looking for interns to help with campaign coordination, office work, communications, canvassing, and social media. Stipends are available. This is an opportunity to make a difference, have fun, and get experience.

Please call (502) 345-2669 or email if you are interested in this position.

Councilwoman Donna Purvis Internship

Councilwoman Purvis is seeking someone to intern as a staff helper. The intern will research ordinances, have verbal and written contact with government departments, and answer constituent calls. This position is not part of the Louisville Metro Internship Program.

Please contact Councilwoman Purvis at or at (502) 574-3905 if you are interested in this position.

Amy McGrath for Senate Internship

Amy McGrath’s Senate campaign is looking for enthusiastic interns to join the team. Interns will work and build skills in multiple departments of the campaign including finance, political, field, and communications. Interns should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of the campaign. Flexible schedule for students.

To apply, please click here.

Kentucky Democratic Party Internship

The Kentucky Democratic Party is once again offering an Internship Program. Several positions are available in the areas of field organizing, fundraising, research, communications, and digital media and advertising. We will attempt to place each intern into an appropriate position based on strength and interest. This program is a valuable opportunity for college students to learn more about the internal workings of a political party. These are unpaid positions, but you may be eligible for course credit. If you are interested but do not have the ability to do an unpaid internship, please still apply. There are a limited number of paid fellow positions available.

To apply, please submit your application to:

Congressman John Yarmuth Internship

Interns in Congressman John Yarmuth's office will be afforded the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of how government works while receiving college credit.  We offer a fast-paced and active office in which motivated college students can take advantage of vast and diverse opportunities and learn about the role a Congressional District Office plays in the community.

For more information about Congressman Yarmuth, go to:
For more information about the internship, please contact Judy Look at (502) 582-5129 or