Schaibley: Gain experience by interning with the House of Representatives

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:40 am

STATEHOUSE (Sept. 28, 2016) – State Rep. Donna Schaibley (R-Carmel) and fellow Republican members of the Indiana House of Representatives are seeking interns for the upcoming 2017 legislative session, which runs from January through April.

“This unique internship experience helps build professional characteristics that employers are looking for,” Schaibley said. “Our interns work alongside lawmakers and staff to help conduct research, respond to constituents and handle media inquiries, depending on their skill sets.”

College sophomores, juniors, seniors, graduate students, law students and recent graduates are eligible to apply. Benefits include a bi-weekly compensation of $700 and opportunities to earn academic credits and a scholarship.

Schaibley said these are full-time positions, Monday through Friday, with a typical work day starting at 8:30 a.m.

Internships are available in various departments, including legislative, communications, technology, fiscal policy and policy.

The deadline to apply is Oct. 31. For more information and to submit applications, visit


State Rep. Donna Schaibley (R-Carmel) represents House District 24, which includes portions of Boone and Hamilton counties.

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