Legislative Affairs Interns

Development Finance International Ltd.Washington, DC

a month ago


Job Title

Legislive Affairs Student Intern

Job Location

Many vacancies in Washington, DC

Job Overview

DFC, ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in 2022, offers unpaid internships year-round in Washington, D.C. The internships can last from 12 weeks to 12 months and provide valuable experience for educational and professional growth. Duties will vary based on the department and/or office in which the intern is placed.


Salary: $0 - $0 without compensation


  • Monitor legislation introduced in Congress pertinent to DFC
  • Report on Congressional hearings
  • Assist Legislive Affairs staff with research for Congressional engagements
  • Assist in keeping Legislive Affairs records and tracking systems up to date
  • Research and provide suggested content for written materials for external audiences
  • Other projects as assigned


  • Must be actively enrolled (at least part-time) in an accredited college or university
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be pursuing a major in international relations, political science, communications, or economics/finance
  • Successful completion of a background investigation is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint programs

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Career Paths

People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Political Science And Government11%

  • Communication6%

  • Economics5%

  • Psychology4%

  • Business Administration Management And Operations4%

  • 342 other majors68%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • US Congress
  • United States Senate
  • US Department Of State
  • Teach For America
  • Deloitte
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Washington, DC | $5,379/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,303

  • Miscellaneous$983

  • Food$499

  • Utilities$302

  • Transportation$292


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