Apply for an internship in the Governor's Office

To apply to become an intern in the Governor's Office, please provide the information requested below via the form, mail, or email.

Governor's Internship Program

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What you need for Apply for an internship in the Governor's Office

  • A resume (No more than one page).
  • A two to three page writing sample (something creative or written for a class).
  • At least one letter of recommendation (Preferably from a current or former employer).

How to apply Apply for an internship in the Governor's Office

Applications for Summer 2020 are now being accepted.

Applications for Summer 2020 are now being accepted.

Christian Nakkashian
Internship Coordinator
Massachusetts State House
Room 280
Boston, MA 02133
617-725-4005

More info for Apply for an internship in the Governor's Office

We offer part-time internships during the fall and spring academic semesters, as well as the summer break. Our positions are unpaid and housing is the responsibility of the intern. Currently enrolled undergraduate, graduate and associate degree college students are eligible to apply. A personal interview may be required as the selection process advances.

Before applying, we encourage you to review the office descriptions and candidate criteria. Although we cannot guarantee placement in a specific office, applicants are encouraged to indicate their preferences, as this will help us get to know their interests and find a strong fit.

The Governor’s Office Internship Program takes place during three terms

Fall (Sept. 1 – Dec. 30)
Application Period: May 1st- July 15th
Interview Period: July 15th to July 31st
Internal Review and Placement: August 1st – August 31st
Acceptance Letters Sent: August 1st – August 31st

Spring (Jan. 1 – May 31)
Application Period: September 1st – November 22nd 
Interview Period: September 1st – November 22nd
Internal Review and Placement Period: November 25th – December 16th
Acceptance Letters Sent: December 19th – December 30th
Spring Orientation TBD
*Only undergraduate college students may apply for the spring term. Exceptions will be made for high school seniors conducting senior projects.
**Spring interns must work a minimum of 10 to 15 hours a week.

Summer (Jun. 1 – Aug. 31)
Application Period: January 13th – March 1st
Interview Period: March 1st – March 31st
Internal Review and Placement Period: April 1st – April 30th
Acceptance Letters Sent: May 1st – May 31st
Summer Orientation TBD
*Only undergraduate college students may apply for the summer term. 
**Summer interns must work a minimum of 15 to 20 hours a week.

Contact for Apply for an internship in the Governor's Office

Address
24 Beacon Street, Room 280, State House, Boston, MA 02133
Phone

Christian Nakkashian, Internship Coordinator

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