The application deadline for the 2019 Indiana House Republican Internship Program is Oct. 31.

The House Republican Internship Program provides unique opportunities for college students and recent graduates to participate in state government at the Indiana Statehouse while gaining hands-on experience. This paid internship allows interns to immerse themselves in the legislative process by working directly with state representatives and professional staff.

For many students and recent graduates looking to launch their professional careers, internships with the House Republicans are valuable stepping stones. Nearly 95 percent of employers consider a candidate’s professional experience when hiring for full-time positions, so this program is designed to help interns develop real-world work skills and connections.

The spring semester internship is open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors, graduate students, and recent graduates of all majors. Interns receive a bi-weekly compensation of $750 and can earn college credits. This is a full-time position at the Statehouse in Indianapolis for the duration of the 2019 legislative session, which runs January through April.

The House Republican Internship Program is a great opportunity to make valuable connections while building a resume. To learn more about internship opportunities and the application process, watch these informational videos about each position and visit