Rep. Grijalva's office accepting applications for fall internshi - Tucson News Now

Rep. Grijalva's office accepting applications for fall internships

  • Most ReadMost ReadMore>>

  • Charlotte International is latest nonstop service for Tucson

    Charlotte International is latest nonstop service for Tucson

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:38 PM EST2017-11-21 03:38:10 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The announcement from airport staff on Monday, November 20, follows similar news less than a week earlier for service to Austin, Texas. 

    The announcement from airport staff on Monday, November 20, follows similar news less than a week earlier for service to Austin, Texas. 

  • Less-than-stellar ranking stuns Tucson veterans

    Less-than-stellar ranking stuns Tucson veterans

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:45 PM EST2017-11-21 03:45:21 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    "If I was going to die some place, that appreciates veterans, it would be Tucson, Arizona," said Army Veteran Duke Snyder. "They're going to bury me in this desert. I love this place."

    "If I was going to die some place, that appreciates veterans, it would be Tucson, Arizona," said Army Veteran Duke Snyder. "They're going to bury me in this desert. I love this place."

  • KOLD Investigates: Big rig danger

    KOLD Investigates: Big rig danger

    Monday, November 20 2017 11:53 PM EST2017-11-21 04:53:52 GMT

    KOLD investigates the dangers surrounding one of our nation's most popular professions.

    KOLD investigates the dangers surrounding one of our nation's most popular professions.

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Looking for an internship this fall? Representative Raul Grijalva's office is accepting applications for both his Washington D.C. and Southern Arizona district offices, according to a recent news release.

Applications will be accepted through August 8. Scholarships will be available for U of A students via the Federal Relations DC Intern Scholarship, it offers $500 per month for living expenses and a tuition award.  To apply contact the University of Arizona Office of Federal Relations at (520) 621-3108 or email Shanley@email.arizona.edu.

Interns in Washington D.C. will work 'closely with legislative and media staff, answer office phones, distribute mail and communicate with constituents.  Preference is given to students and individuals from Arizona's Third District, although all qualified applicants are considered.  Internships other than those on scholarship are unpaid and are responsible for own transportation and lodging. 

Anyone interested in a Washington D.C. internship should submit a cover letter, resume and a one page writing sample to Cristina Villa, internship coordinator at Cristina.Villa@mail.house.gov.

Those interested in a Tucson internship at the Tucson, Somerton or Avondale office should submit the following an application form, cover letter, resume and a short writing sample to:  

Tucson District office Alexandra Martinez at Alexandra.Martinez@mail.house.gov; Somerton District office Martha Garcia at Martha.Garcia@mail.house.gov; Avondale District office Tyler Busher at Tyler.Busher@mail.house.gov.

Interns at the Tucson District offices will help staff provide constituent services to residents of the Third Congressional District, in addition to administrative tasks and other special projects for public outreach, events and other various need of the office.  Tucson internships are available at the beginning of each semester.  There is no set deadline, but early submissions may be given priority. 

Copyright 2014 Tucson News Now All rights reserved.

  • Local newsMore>>

  • AAA Arizona offers Tipsy Tow for Thanksgiving

    AAA Arizona offers Tipsy Tow for Thanksgiving

    Tuesday, December 23 2014 1:25 PM EST2014-12-23 18:25:08 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:09 AM EST2017-11-21 05:09:07 GMT
    (Source: AAA Arizona)(Source: AAA Arizona)

    AAA Arizona is offering its "Tipsy Tow" services for Thanksgiving. Here's how it works. 

    AAA Arizona is offering its "Tipsy Tow" services for Thanksgiving. Here's how it works. 

  • KOLD Investigates: Big rig danger

    KOLD Investigates: Big rig danger

    Monday, November 20 2017 11:53 PM EST2017-11-21 04:53:52 GMT

    KOLD investigates the dangers surrounding one of our nation's most popular professions.

    KOLD investigates the dangers surrounding one of our nation's most popular professions.

  • TPD, TFD create PSAs to combat pedestrian deaths

    TPD, TFD create PSAs to combat pedestrian deaths

    Monday, November 20 2017 11:15 PM EST2017-11-21 04:15:50 GMT
    Tucson police and fire create public service announcements. (Source: Tucson Fire Department Facebook)Tucson police and fire create public service announcements. (Source: Tucson Fire Department Facebook)

    The PSAs are in response the spike in pedestrians deaths in Tucson in 2017. So far this year, 24 people have been killed crossing Tucson's streets. In 2016, it was 11.

    The PSAs are in response the spike in pedestrians deaths in Tucson in 2017. So far this year, 24 people have been killed crossing Tucson's streets. In 2016, it was 11.

Powered by Frankly