Gain valuable political experience and help elect pro-choice Democratic women up and down the ticket! We offer internships spring, summer, and fall in all of our departments. Interns have the opportunity to do substantive work, while gaining in-depth experience in the political sector. In addition to daily work in their departments and attendance at staff events, interns participate in brown bag sessions, which gives them the opportunity to hear from varying levels of staff while learning about their professional history and gaining deeper knowledge about how all the departments at EMILY’s List work. Every intern leaves EMILY’s List ready for life on the campaign trail after attending a full-day intensive training that will equip them with skills for beginning a career in campaigns.
The Spring 2018 internship application is now open. Applications for the Spring 2018 semester will be reviewed until November 3, 2017. Applicants will be contacted directly if there is interest in their application.
EMILY’s List pays a stipend of up to $300 per month for summer interns and up to $150 per month for fall/spring interns to offset travel and meal expenses associated with the internship. A minimum commitment of 10 weeks is required for all internships.
EMILY's List is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values a multi-cultural, diverse working environment. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are welcomed and encouraged to apply. All internships are located in Washington, D.C.
Where are they now?
EMILY’s List provides its interns with invaluable real-world, professional experience. Internships pave the way for bright futures in a range of fields from working on campaigns to working on the Hill, or even returning to EMILY’s List.
Learn more about our current internship opportunities: