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Apply to be a White House Intern(Paid Internship for USA Residents)

Apply to be a White House Intern(Paid Internship for USA Residents)

The White House Internship Program for the Fall 2024 session is now accepting applications! This prestigious program provides an opportunity to work directly within the Executive Office of the President (EOP) and support the priorities of the Biden-Harris Administration. Here’s everything you need to know about applying for this exciting opportunity.

Application Details

  • Application Period: The application portal is open now and will close on Friday, April 5th at 11:59pm ET.
  • Apply Here: Link to Application Portal
  • Key Dates: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so it’s encouraged to apply early. The program will run for 14 weeks from Monday, September 16th to Friday, December 20th, 2024. Notification of acceptance will be sent out the week of May 20th, 2024, with final offer letters expected to go out beginning the week of July 8th.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Fall 2024 session, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Citizenship: U.S. citizenship is required.
  • Age: Applicants must be at least 18 years old before the first day of the program.
  • Education: Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
    • Currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate degree program.
    • Graduated from an accredited undergraduate or graduate program within the last two years.
    • A veteran of the United States Armed Forces with a high school diploma or equivalent, having served on active duty within the last two years.

Program Details

  • Location: The program will be held in person on the White House campus in Washington, D.C. Remote participation is not available.
  • COVID-19 Protocols: All interns must attest to their vaccination status and adhere to any White House COVID-19 protocols.
  • Stipend: Interns will receive a stipend of $750 per week for full-time participation (minimum of 35 hours per week) and $375 per week for part-time participation (15 – 34 hours per week).

Internship Opportunities

Internship opportunities are available across various offices within the Executive Office of the President, including:

  • White House Internship Program
  • Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
  • Office of National Drug Control Policy
  • Council on Environmental Quality
  • National Space Council
  • Office of the Administration
  • Office of Management and Budget
  • Council of Economic Advisers
  • Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Office of the National Cyber Director
  • Office of Pandemic Preparedness and Response Policy

How to Apply

Interested individuals can apply through the application portal, where they will need to create an account and submit two letters of recommendation. Further information about each internship opportunity and application instructions can be found on the respective office’s website. Find out more from FAQs

The White House Internship Program offers a unique chance to contribute to the nation’s governance while gaining valuable skills and experience. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be a part of shaping America’s future. Apply now!