Lt. Governor Phil Scott accepting internship applications

November 14, 2013 – Lt. Governor Phil Scott is now accepting applications for an internship in his State House office during the 2014 legislative session.

This internship program is open to college students in all majors and offers a firsthand opportunity to see, study and participate in the legislative process. Interns perform a variety of duties in the Lieutenant Governor’s office, which may include: legislative research, drafting talking points and press releases, handling constituent phone calls, attending/reporting on legislative committee meetings, and helping with special projects.

This unpaid internship can qualify for college credit, depending on individual school requirements. Hours are flexible, but an intern should expect to work at least two days a week. The program runs from January through the end of April.

To be considered, applicants must submit a resume and letter of interest, and provide brief answers to five questions listed on the Lt. Governor’s website at: ltgov.vermont.gov/internships.

Applications can either be submitted via email or mailed to:

Office of Lt. Governor Phil Scott
The State House
115 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05633

For more information and to submit an application, students can contact the office at (802) 828-2226 or send an email to Rachel Feldman, Chief of Staff.

The application deadline is December 1.
 

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