FALL 2021 House Foreign Affairs Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy Internship

The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy – chaired by Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) – is seeking one full-time intern for Fall 2021. The legislative intern will work closely with subcommittee staff while learning the inner workings of Congress and the legislative process. The internship is a U.S.-based remote eligible position beginning as soon as possible in September.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


  • Providing administrative and research support to staff
  • Assisting with subcommittee hearings and briefings,
  • Attending virtual events and writing memorandum for staff, among other administrative and research assignments


  • Undergraduate or graduate school students and recent alumni interested in foreign affairs and Western Hemisphere policy are encouraged to apply.
  • Enthusiastic, professional, hard-working, and detail-oriented,
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Spanish, French, or Portuguese proficiency is preferred but not required.


Qualified applicants should send a one-page resume and cover letter to WHEMjobs@gmail.com with the subject line “Fall 2021 Internship Application.” and please be sure to include your preferred start and end date.

Minorities, women, and LGBTQIA+ individuals, and those with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.  No calls or drop-ins.

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