We offer a competitive internship program for college students, college graduates, and graduate students in Michael's Colorado and Washington, D.C. offices. These structured internships provide an opportunity to learn about the role of a Senatorial office while enabling participants to serve their community.

 

Individuals from all majors and backgrounds are encouraged to apply, although candidates with a Colorado connection will be prioritized. Each candidate is required to commit to at least 12 hours of work per week. All interns in Michael's offices are paid $15 an hour or recieve funding through an external program. To apply, read the guidelines for each office below and complete the online application form with the following materials:

 

  • Completed questionnaire
  • Resume
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Writing sample (max. 1000 words)

Colorado Internships

Colorado interns in one of Michael’s seven Colorado offices will have the opportunity to assist with constituent communication and outreach, take notes in weekly meetings, draft official office letters, collaborate on research projects, and more. 

Application Deadlines: The application for all Colorado office internships will be posted following the calendar below. 

 

Session

Summer 2022

Fall 2022

Spring 2023

Application Posted

February 14, 2022

May 9, 2022

October 3, 2022

Application Deadline

March 14, 2022

June 30, 2022

November 4, 2022

Notifications Begin

March 22, 2022

July 11, 2022

November 14, 2022

Start Date

May 16, 2022

September 6, 2022

January 23, 2023

End Date

August 26, 2022

December 15, 2022

May 12, 2023

 

Washington, D.C. Internships

Interns in Michael's Capitol Hill office are responsible for supporting his legislative priorities and assisting with administrative duties such as constituent communication. 

Legislative interns will have the opportunity to assist with legislative research, write responses to constituent inquiries, attend committee hearings, and prepare briefs on Senate activities. Greeting visitors, answering phones, and giving Capitol tours are also part of the internship.

Application Deadlines: The application for Washington D.C. internships will be posted following the calendar below. 

Session

Summer 2022 Session 1

Summer 2022 Session 2

Fall 2022

Spring 2023

Application Posted

February 14, 2022

February 14, 2022

May 9, 2022

October 3, 2022

Application Deadline

March 14, 2022

March 14, 2022

June 30, 2022

November 4, 2022

Notifications Begin

March 22, 2022

March 22, 2022

July 11, 2022

November 14, 2022

Start Date

May 16, 2022

July 11, 2022

September 6, 2022

January 23, 2023

End Date

July 8, 2022

August 26, 2022

December 15, 2022

May 12, 2023