Senator Tom Carper is accepting internship applications for Fall 2015. This internship presents an opportunity for both a unique learning experience and an inside look at the legislative process. Candidates should possess strong writing and research skills, and a demonstrated interest in American politics. Interns perform research on a wide variety of legislative issues, compose memos and attend hearings and events throughout the Capitol. Preference is given to applicants from Delaware. The final deadline to apply to the Washington, D.C. office is September 7th. To apply, please submit a completed application form (available on our website, carper.senate.gov), cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.