Internships

State Offices

Fall Internship Program

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and out of concern for the health and well-being of students, Senator Peters’ office has announced the cancelation of the Fall Semester Internship Program. We remain committed to the continuation of Senator Peters’ Internship Program, and we look forward to welcoming a new class of interns as soon as it is safe to do so.


Washington, D.C. Office

Fall Internship Program

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and out of concern for the health and well-being of students, Senator Peters’ office has announced the cancelation of the Fall Semester Internship Program. We remain committed to the continuation of Senator Peters’ Internship Program, and we look forward to welcoming a new class of interns as soon as it is safe to do so.


Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Fall Internship Program

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and out of concern for the health and well-being of students, Senator Peters’ office has announced the cancelation of the Fall Semester Internship Program. We remain committed to the continuation of Senator Peters’ Internship Program, and we look forward to welcoming a new class of interns as soon as it is safe to do so.


 Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Law Clerks

The law clerk program will offer students the opportunity to gain substantive legal experience while participating in the oversight, investigations, and legislative processes. Law Clerks will assist Committee staff in conducting policy and legal research, reviewing documents, preparing for hearings and markups, and drafting letters, memoranda, and other written products. Applicants must be current law students with a demonstrated interest in public service and the legislative process. Qualified candidates will possess strong writing skills, be able to excel in a fast-paced environment, and have a basic understanding of the legislative process. Law Clerks will work under the direction of Committee staff.

Law Clerks will:

  • Participate in Congressional oversight and investigations
  • Conduct research on topics within the Committee’s jurisdiction
  • Provide technical and legal analysis of pending legislation
  • Assist with hearing preparation, including drafting witness letters, witness lists, materials for briefing books for the Member, and pre- and post-hearing questions