Government & Nonprofit Resources
Each semester the State of Mississippi Senators and Congressmen hire students for internships in their offices. These internships are a great way to gain experience, enhance communication skills, network, and strengthen your resume. It also provides students with an opportunity to be right in the center of all the action in Washington D.C. Each Senator and Congressman has a slightly different application process. Feel free to apply to all that interest you. These offices also hire recent graduates who may be between undergraduate and graduate or professional school. Below are links to the pages for each individual’s internship website.
Please feel free to contact the Career Center if you have questions regarding D. C. internships. Caragh Boyles, Associate Director of Assessment and Internships for PSPA, serves as a point of contact for Washington, D.C. internships for both students and employers. You can contact Ms. Boyles via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Career Center at 662.325.3344 to schedule an appointment.