WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Tom Udall is inviting New Mexico college students interested in gaining experience in a congressional field office to apply for fall internships in his offices in Santa Fe, Portales, Carlsbad, Las Cruces and Washington, D.C.
To apply online or download an application, click here or visit http://www.tomudall.senate.gov/internships. Students or individuals looking for more information on internships in the New Mexico offices can also call (505) 346-6791.
“Congressional internships are an invaluable experience for anyone interested in public service,” Udall said. “As interns, students will get a first-hand look into how Congress works while playing an important role in my office.”
Currently, Udall’s offices in Washington, D.C., Portales, Las Cruces, Carlsbad and Santa Fe are offering internships for the fall 2013 semester. The Albuquerque office is accepting applications for the 2014 spring and summer semesters.
Students interested in fall internships are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible in order to accommodate for the interview process.
Internships in any of Udall’s offices may count toward college credit. Students should check with their respective college or university for requirements. College students who are from New Mexico or attend New Mexico schools are given first preference, and students of all majors are encouraged to apply.