The Office of the Lieutenant Governor is currently seeking to fill a few unpaid and part-time internship positions for Summer 2016.
These positions will be directed toward students who are interested in obtaining experience in government. Please be advised that the position requires the applicant to qualify for and receive college credit for participation in the in the Internship.The Lieutenant Governor's Internship Program offers the opportunity for junior and senior college students to gain experience in public service. This program is designed to provide hands on experience in the areas of policy, outreach, communications, and operations.
This internship is a great opportunity to see how state government operates and works. Interns will be exposed to multiple aspects of the office and will be expected to compile and present a portfolio of work completed throughout the internship. Interns will be responsible for drafting documents, contacting constituents, assisting with meetings and briefings, tracking legislation, preparing correspondence, answering phones, and any other office duties that may arise.
Here is the link to our application: http://www.illinois.gov/ltg/contact/Pages/Intern-Application.aspx