The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

October 16, 2013

Internships available with congressman


The Tribune-Democrat

— U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, R-Sewickley, is looking for undergraduate students, graduate students and recent graduates from the 12th Congressional District to apply for internships in his offices in Washington, D.C.; Johns­town; Beaver; and Ross Township, Allegheny County.

Students are asked to submit a completed application, resume, cover letter and a brief writing sample (no longer than five pages) to the office where they would like to intern. Students may also email completed applications to pa12.interns@mail.house.gov.

The internship application form is available at https://Rothfus.house.gov.

Internships are offered during the spring, summer and fall semesters. Hours can be flexible to accommodate student course schedules, but generally run from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m.

Internships are unpaid but academic credit may be available.

The deadline for a spring internship in the Washington office is Oct. 28.

Applications for internships in the Beaver, Johnstown and Ross Township offices will be accepted and considered on a rolling basis.