Zent: Gain experience by interning with the House of Representatives

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Thursday, September 29, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Sept. 29, 2016) — State Rep. Denny Zent (R-Angola) 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.

“An internship is a great way to strengthen your resume while gaining valuable work experience,” Zent said. “Many staff members with the House of Representatives began as interns; they used their talents and abilities they learned here to launch their careers.”

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.

Zent 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 www.indianahouserepublicans.com/internship.

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State Rep. Denny Zent (R-Angola) represents House District 51, which includes large

portions of LaGrange and Steuben counties. 

A high-resolution photo of Zent can be downloaded by clicking here.