Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship

Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship

RIPPAC Summer 2024 Internship Guide

Last updated April 11, 2024


For the Summer of 2024, the Rowan Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship (RIPPAC) has compiled a list of the following offices offering summer internship opportunities throughout New Jersey.

This list, by no means exhaustive, offers an example of the range of internship opportunities available to Rowan students.

If you are interested in particular fields or internship opportunities for Summer of 2024 that you do not see listed below, please contact Dr. Ben Dworkin, Director, Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship at (201) 820-5995 or

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Email Liz Dircks ( to set up an in-person, one-on-one meeting with Dr. Ben Dworkin, Founding Director of RIPPAC. 

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To receive academic credit:

Through your academic department -- Please contact your advisor for details.

Through the College of Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS) Match Internship Program -- 

If you find an internship, you can receive academic credit from the College of Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS) Match Internship Program. Students may receive either 2 credits for 85-100 internship hours or 3 credits for 130 hours in the internship.

Students also have the option of taking the credit in the semester following their internship.

To receive credit, simply complete the CHSS Match Application for Credit with your internship supervisor and submit it to Assistant Dean Stephen Fleming at prior to the semester in which you would like to receive credit.

Please check back frequently for updates to this list.

Legislative District Internship Opportunities

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Name Party/District Location Where Student Will Work
Sen. Michael Testa R-1   Vineland Office
Sen. Vincent Polistina, Asm. Don Guardian, Asw. Claire Swift R-2

Egg Harbor Twp

Sen. John Burzichelli, Asw. Heather Simmons, Asm. David Bailey Jr. D-3


Sen. Paul Moriarty, Asm. Dan Hutchinson, Asm. Cody Miller D-4

Washington Twp & Gloucester Twp

Sen. Nilsa Cruz Perez, Asm. William Moen, Asm. William Spearman D-5


Asm. Louis Greenwald, Asw. Pamela Lampitt D-6 Voorhees Office
Sen. Latham Tiver, Asm. Michael Torrissi R-8 Evesham Home/Office
Asw. Andrea Katz D-8 Mt. Holly Office
Sen. Vin Gopal, Asw. Margie Donlon, Asw. Luanne Peterpaul D-11 Ocean Office
Asm. Rob Clifton R-12 Matawan Office
Sen. Owen Henry R-12 Old Bridge Office
Asm. Wayne DeAngelo D-14 Hamilton Office
Asw. Tennille McCoy D-14 Hamilton Office
Sen. Linda Greenstein D-14 Cranbury Office
Asw. Mitchelle Drulis D-16 Hillsborough Office
Sen. Andrew Zwicker D-16 Hillsborough Home/Office
Asm. Joe Danielsen D-17 Somerset Office
Asm. Robert Karabinchak D-18 Edison Home/Office
Sen. Joseph Vitale, Asw. Yvonne Lopez, Asm. Craig Coughlin D-19 Woodbridge Office
Asw. Aura Dunn R-25 Chester Office
Sen. John McKeon D-27 Madison Office
Asw. Rosy Bagolie D-27 Livingston Office
Asm. Avi Schnall D-30 Lakewood Office
Asm. Al Barlas R-40 Wayne Office


Organizations, Campaigns & Other Elected Officials Internship Opportunities

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Name Location Where Student Will Work
Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind (ASOW) Brooklyn, NY Home/Office
Aubrey Group (Cannabis Industry Research) Camden Home/Office
Aubrey Group (Grants Research Analyst) Camden Home/Office
Atlantic County Democratic Committee (ACDC) TBD Home/Office
Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office Mays Landing Office
Camden County Democratic Committee (CCDC) Cherry Hill Office
Checkmate Strategies  Red Bank Office
Curtis Bashaw for U.S. Senate Cape May Home/Office
Duane Morris Government Strategies Philadelphia, PA Office
Garden State Initiative (conservative think tank) Morristown Home/Office
Gloucester County Democratic Committee (GCDC) Woodbury Office
Gloucester County Government Woodbury Office
Gloucester Township Mayor's Office Gloucester Twp Office
GoElizabethNJ (economic development) Elizabeth Office
Inspira Health Mullica Hill Home/Office
Jersey 1st (conservative policy/grassroots advocacy) Parsippany Home/Office
Legal Services of New Jersey Edison Office
MDA Public Affairs Trenton Home/Office
Mental Health Partnerships Philadelphia, PA Office
Middlesex County Democratic Organization (MCDO) Edison Home/Office
New Jersey Future Trenton Home/Office
NJ Assembly Republican Office Trenton Office
NJ Black Empowerment Coalition (NJBEC) N/A (remote) Home
NJ Business and Industry Association (NJBIA) Trenton Home/Office
NJ Chamber of Commerce Trenton Office
NJ Democratic State Committee (NJDSC) Trenton Home/Office
NJ Senate Republican Office Trenton Home/Office
NJ Utilities Association (NJUA) Freehold Home/Office
Thomas/Boyd Communications (TBC) (public relations) Moorestown Office
U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer (District Office) Fair Lawn Office
U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer (DC Office) Washington, D.C. Office
U.S. Rep. Tom Kean Jr. (District or DC Office)


Washington, D.C.

U.S. Rep. Donald Norcross (District Office) Cherry Hill Office
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker Camden Office
Virtua Health Marlton Home/Office