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The White House Internship: A Public Service Leadership Program

Internship Duration:

The internship period will be from January 13, 2015 to May 1, 2015. 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 for the Spring 2015 White House Internship Program is now open.

Selection Criteria:

Selection as a White House Intern is based on the following criteria: -A commitment to public service -Demonstrated leadership in the community -A commitment to the mission of the Obama Administration The selection process is highly competitive. Applicants are encouraged to submit a thorough application that illustrates qualifications, character, and commitment to public service. A completed application includes two essay questions, two letters of recommendation, and a resume.

Notification: Begins the week of October 20, 2014.

How to Apply: All application materials must be submitted online. A completed packet includes: -Two Essays: Each answer should be between 300-500 words in length -Current Resume: Your resume should not exceed one page -Two Letters of Recommendation.

Deadline: September 7, 2014

To Apply Visit the Offcial Page: >>Official Website