Looking to launch a career in politics? You’ll want an internship first.

Looking to hire interns? Email andrew@longleafpolitics.com with information.

Summer and fall 2018 campaign internships

These internships are with campaigns for the fall 2018 elections. You’ll dive right into electoral politics.

Eva Clayton Fellow – North Carolina Democratic Party

This is a part-time position designed to develop minority leaders. Fellows develop skills in “communications, data, finance and community affairs through training, mentorship and project-based work.”

Location: Raleigh
Pay: $15/hour
To apply: Visit this site.

Terri LeGrand For NC House (Democrat)

Location: Forsyth County
Pay: Unpaid
To apply: Email campaign manager Marshall Bennett at marshall@terrilegrand.org.
Website

Gail Young for North Carolina (Democrat)

Location: Concord
Pay: Unknown
Apply


Rolling-basis hires

These internships generally accept applications at any time of the year. They’re all with organizations with staying power. We’ve verified that they’re looking for interns in summer 2018.

Congressional Leadership Fund

Location: High Point
Pay: None
Apply

Environment North Carolina

Location: Raleigh
Pay: $500 to $600/week
Apply

Center for Responsible Lending

Location: Durham
Pay: “Competitive nonprofit salary”
Apply

Common Cause North Carolina

Location: Raleigh
Pay: College credit
Apply

N.C. PIRG

Location: Raleigh
Pay: Unknown
Apply

This page was last updated July 26.

Cover image of a 2016 campaign gathering by Kyle Taylor via Flickr (Creative Commons).

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