US Congressman Andy Kim Internships

US Congressman Andy Kim Internships

RIPPAC Internship Guide - Summer 2021


Name of Company / Association / Organization   US Congressman Andy Kim


Internship Coordinator Marshall Burkhardt   

Coordinator’s Phone / Email  202-225-4765  / 


Location of Main Office Washington, D.C.             

# of Summer 2021 Interns Accepted  3-4


Where will the internship be done?

In the main office  X       

Remotely (student works from home) X        

Combo At-home & In-Office  X 


  • This internship is for the DC office and working in-person is preferred.


  • However, if an intern cannot afford to be in DC, or has concerns about in-person office work, the Congressman’s office will allow the intern to work remotely. Thus , you can be in NJ and still get this internship working with the Washington, DC office.


Dates / Length of Summer Internship June 1 – August 6                               

Required Hours/Week  40/10 weeks


Is there some type of salary or stipend?  Yes                                        

If so, how much? $800/month


What is the application process?  (Please include deadlines & other requirements.  Feel free to attach additional pages)


Internship is open to current undergraduate students and recent graduates. Interested applicants should apply through our website (, underneath the “Constituent Services” tab. Application deadline is March 28th. 


Intern work areas:           Clerical X             Research X          Errands X             Organizing X


Please explain the work that will be required of the intern:  Interns will assist staff members with administrative, legislative and communications work. Typical intern duties include answering constituent calls, scheduling tours, writing press clips, drafting letters, sorting mail, and assisting Congressman’s staff on research and legislation.


Will there be opportunities for the intern to observe:


Internal strategy sessions? X       Legislative sessions?  X      Committee hearings?  X


Is the intern expected to work evenings and weekends?  If so, please explain.  Interns will only be working Monday through Fridays, 9am to 5pm.


Do you have any suggestions for the applicants? (Please use additional pages if necessary)