Congressman Matt Salmon

Representing the 5th District of Arizona


An internship in Congressman Matt Salmon’s Washington DC or Arizona office provides a unique opportunity to receive hands-on experience for college students who are interested in government, politics and public service. Internship candidates can expect a positive, fast-paced environment where they can learn and develop research, communicative, and leadership skills.

Interns will learn through a variety of responsibilities, including leading Capitol tours, communicating with constituents, assisting staff members with legislative and research duties, and various administrative tasks. Congressman Salmon’s office is seeking college students who are loyal, hard-working, and eager to learn about the legislative and government process.

Preference will go to college students who have completed at least the freshman equivalent of coursework.  Internships are unpaid, but provide invaluable experience and college credit can be arranged. Internships are available for spring, summer, and fall semesters.

Deadlines for internship applications are as follows:

Semester Washington, D.C. Gilbert, AZ
Spring November 7 November 7
Summer Summer positions are filled Summer positions are filled
Autumn Aug 1 -- Now accepting applications Aug 1 -- Now accepting applications

How to Apply

Please send a resume, at least 3 references and a completed application form to the appropriate contact below before the deadline for the semester in which you are applying.

Office Washington, D.C. Gilbert, AZ
Contact Becca Brown Sherry Pierce
Phone (202) 225-2635 (480) 699-8239


Washington Office

2349 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-2635
Fax: (202) 226-4386

District Office

207 N. Gilbert Road, Ste. 209
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone: (480) 699-8239
Fax: (480) 699-8239

Congressional Internship Form