The Executive Office of the Mayor is currently accepting applications for the Fall/Winter 2018 session of the Mayor's Leadership Engagement Achievement and Development ("L.E.A.D") program offering undergraduates, graduates, and recent graduates the chance to gain valuable work experience in one of our departments. Through agency assignments and weekly development workshops, interns will be able to enhance their skills and learn new skills suitable to working for a government entity. Opportunities are vast and have opened doors to careers in public policy, communications, finance, law, intergovernmental affairs, and government operations.
The program will begin September 17 and end December 7, 2018. .
Interns will be placed into the following agencies - each providing critical functions to support the Mayor's vision for pathways to the middle class and providing services to residents of the District of Columbia.
Executive Office of the Mayor (EOM) - EOM agencies perform an array of functions including community and constituent engagement , scheduling, boards and commissions and operations.
Office of the Senior Advisor (OSA) - OSA leads government affairs engagement with District Council, as well as federal, regional and Congressional affairs.
Legal Affairs - Advise on policy and legal matters for the Administration. Applicants for these positions must be law students and/or recent law graduates.
Deputy Mayors by Cluster - shape district wide policy in health, economic development, economic opportunity, public safety and education and provide guidance to agencies providing services to District residents
To apply, please submit this application along with cover letter. Please indicate how the internship furthers your career plans.