State Senator Will Brownsberger has announced that up to four part-time unpaid internships will be available in his State House office to students from the 2nd Suffolk and Middlesex District for the summer of 2017, his office announced.
Internships are open to undergraduate college students and high school students who will have completed their sophomore year. All applicants must have a permanent residence or attend school in the Senator’s district.
Internships require a commitment of 8-10 hours a week for a minimum of five weeks, with possible added research work outside of scheduled hours.
A cover letter and resume should be sent to Andrew Bettinelli, at Andrew.Bettinelli@masenate.gov, or mailed to Senator William Brownsberger, State House Room 504, Boston, MA 02133. The application deadline is Friday, March 10, 2017. Interviews will be conducted in March and applicants will be notified of their status by April 14.
Legislative internships offer students a variety of experiences, including policy research, constituent services, legislation monitoring, and budget tracking. Daily seminars on different aspects of state government are scheduled by the Senate.