The Summer 2012 White House Internship Program:
A Public Service Leadership Program
Applicants have until January 22, 2012 to apply.
The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities.
The White House Internship Program’s mission is to make the “People’s House” accessible to future leaders from around the nation.
The application period for the Summer 2012 White House Internship Program is now open. Applicants have until January 22, 2012 to apply for a Summer 2012 White House Internship. Go here for more details. All White House Internship Program participants must be: United States citizens; At least 18 years of age on or before the first day of the internship; Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at a college, community college or university OR graduated in the past two years from an undergraduate or graduate program at a college, community college or university ORA veteran of the United States Armed Forces who possesses a high school diploma or its equivalent and has served on active duty at any time over the past two years. White House Interns are expected to intern full-time for the entire term of the program. The Summer 2012 internship term runs from May 29, 2012 to August 10, 2012. White House Internship Program is an unpaid program. Interns will be expected to work from approximately 9 AM-6 PM, Monday-Friday. Hours may vary by office.