Democratic Party Internships

DNC Internship

nternships are available within various departments. Each department offers you a unique learning experience—learn more about each department here.* In addition to typical intern duties you will have the opportunity volunteer in community outreach projects and grassroots organizing, assist at DNC functions, and network with DNC leadership and staff.The program will run from September 15 to November 24, and will be conducted remotely due to the recent events surrounding COVID-19. The DNC Internship Program provides a $3,000 stipend.

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Priority deadline for applications is July 31, 2020


DNC Voter Protection Internship

The mission of the Civic Engagement and Voter Participation Department is to ensure every eligible American is engaged as an active participant in our Democracy and is able to vote in free, fair, and accessible elections. We focus on a year-round and long-term approach to combating voter suppression, as voter expansion and protection efforts become a more integral part of party operations. This entails research on a variety of voting rights and election administration issues, including state compliance with federal election laws, redistricting, and legal and legislative developments on the state and national level that affect the right to vote. With this research, interns will draft memos to succinctly summarize our findings, help develop our online and social media presence, participate in on-going projects about voting rights and voter protection, develop volunteer efforts in coordination with state parties, and speak to voters nationwide through our year-round Voter Hotline.The program will run from September 15 to November 24, and will be conducted remotely due to the recent events surrounding COVID-19. The DNC Internship Program provides a $3,000 stipend.

To learn more about this position and to apply, click here
Priority deadline for applications is July 31, 2020 


DNC Technology Internship

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is offering a unique and exciting opportunity to a select number of qualified individuals interested in the field of technology and politics. We are currently seeking diligent, organized, and enthusiastic students or recent graduates with strong data and technology skills and a demonstrated interest in political campaigns to assist the DNC’s Technology team. Interns will gain an enhanced understanding of how technology plays a critical role in modern campaigns. The internship will also give real, hands-on political and technological experience that will be valuable for potential future employment opportunities. The program will run from September 15 to November 24, and will be conducted remotely due to the recent events surrounding COVID-19. The DNC Internship Program provides a $3,000 stipend.

To learn more about this position and to apply, click here.
Priority deadline for applications is July 31, 2020


DNC Design Internship

We’re looking for a creative, motivated intern to help maintain the Democratic National Committee's brand message through all visual communications. The ideal candidate has a passion for design, is detail-oriented, and can demonstrate basic to intermediate skills on the Adobe Creative Suite. You’ll learn and design within an established brand identity system, while coming up with creative solutions. Daily projects may include production assistance for print deliverables, photo selection and editing, collaborating with lead designer on social media graphics and campaigns.The program will run from September 15 to November 24, and will be conducted remotely due to the recent events surrounding COVID-19. The DNC Internship Program provides a $3,000 stipend. 

To learn more about this position and to apply, click here
The priority deadline for applications is July 31. 


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: https://kydemocrats.org/about/people/jobs/intern/
If you have any further questions, please contact Judy Look at (502) 582-51129 or


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: https://yarmuth.house.gov/.
For more information about the internship, please contact Gad Niyiragira at (502) 582-5129 or email at: