Marketing & Communications Intern

Candidate Application

The CT General Assembly Legislative Internship Program is looking for a Marketing & Communications Intern to join us for the 2020 Legislative Session.

Focused on supporting efforts to promote program visibility and build an active alumni network, the intern will be responsible for the execution of a variety of assigned duties related to program marketing and promotion. Please click here for full job description.

Similar to our main program interns, they are subject to the same program year, eligibility, hours and credit requirements, but academic assignments will be project driven and chronicled in a multimedia portfolio of their development.

The following application is for Marketing & Communications Intern Applicants only. Please contact the Program Director directly with any questions in relation to requirements or the application below.


Instructions


Thank you for your interest in applying for the 2020 Marketing & Communications Intern position. Please read the instructions below carefully and make sure to complete all components of the three part application process detailed below. All three parts must be completed prior to the Nov. 1st deadline for your application to be accepted.

First, establish an advisor on campus who will oversee your CGA internship and ensure your receipt of school credit. This individual’s name and email will be required to be provided as part of the online application. They will be contacted by the Program Director regarding program reporting and requirements, including the completion of a Campus Advisor Recommendation Form, which will become part of your application. Without this form, your application will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted by the program.

Second, complete our online application below. The application must be completed in full. Incomplete applications will not be accepted and/or reviewed.

Third, following submittal of the online application, you will need to email the following four components to cgaintern@cga.ct.gov, by NOVEMBER 1st:

  • a cover letter expressing why you are applying for the internship and what activities or experiences have you had that you believe will qualify you as an intern;
  • a one page resume that outlines your educational background, honors or recognition, work experience, activities, special skills, etc.;
  • a transcript from the college that you currently attend. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. Applicants must complete at least 20 college credits by by the January program start.
  • two letters of recommendation from people who know you well and can provide an accurate view of your strengths and weaknesses;


Application


Please seek consultation from your campus advisor prior to completing this section. Students will be held to the days entered on their application during the selection process. Changes in this regard can jeopardize your ability to participate.

   hours a week (weekly minimum of 20 hours, maximum of 32), on any of the following days:

         

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Are you over 18 years old? 


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ACADEMIC INFORMATION

Academic Advisor who will be overseeing your participation in this internship:


CERTIFICATION

I have answered all of the above questions to the best of my ability. I hereby certify that:

  1. there are no omissions of any kind, and no misrepresentations or falsifications, and the above answers are true and accurate and are made in good faith. I understand and acknowledge that any omission I have made or misrepresentation or falsification may be grounds to discontinue further consideration of my application, or call for my immediate dismissal from the Legislative Internship Program;
  2. I understand that I am responsible for arranging reliable transportation, to and from Hartford, on the scheduled days I selected above;
  3. I understand that the scheduled days I selected above are a factor in the selection process and that any changes sought in this regard may jeopardize my ability to participate in the program;
  4. I understand that I must email the four components outlined in step two of the application process to cgaintern@cga.ct.gov, prior to the November 1st deadline, in order for my application to be accepted;

Note: A typed name will substitute for a handwritten signature