APICA Summer Internship Program 2023 for International Students | Apply Now

APICA Summer Internship Program 2023 for International Students | Apply Now

The APICA Summer Internship Program 2023 is now calling for applications from International aspirants in 2023. Do you have an interest in this opportunity? Read to the end because we will be discussing the eligibility criteria, its benefits, and the step-by-step application process.

APICA Summer Internship Program is to provide college students and recent graduates who are dedicated to public service a substantive, meaningful work and educational experience in the California State Legislature, with the goal of creating and promoting a growing cohort of Capitol staffers and advocates.

The Asian Pacific Islander Capitol Association (APICA) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization comprised of legislative staffers, advocates, and other API professionals based in the State Capitol community of Sacramento, California.

Summary

  • Host Country: United States of America (USA)
  • Eligible Countries: All Countries
  • Reward: $4,960

Requirements:

  • Current college student or recent graduate who is at least 21 years old at the time the internship begins.
  • Available to work full-time for the duration of the 10-week internship program.

Duration and Reward

  • Interns receive a stipend of $4,960 for the ten-week period. These funds will be provided twice a month, contingent on the successful completion of the program and its academic components.
  • Week-long orientation, professional and skill development sessions, dedicated mentorship, and access to the APICA network of staff and elected officials

Required Documents

  • Personal Statement
    • We are interested in learning about you, your aspirations, and your interest in becoming an APICA summer intern. Please discuss how your cultural background has helped shape your identity and/or worldview.
    • The format must be 1-inch margins, Times New Roman, 12-point font, double-spaced, and must not exceed one page.
    • Please proofread your statement, as grammatical or typographical errors will weaken your application
  • Policy Interest Statement
    • Please discuss and demonstrate your passion for public policy and level of interest in eventually working as a staffer in the Capitol.
    • The format must be 1-inch margins, Times New Roman, 12-point font, double-spaced, and must not exceed one page.
    • Please proofread your statement, as grammatical or typographical errors will weaken your application.
  • Resume, not to exceed one page.
  • Official or unofficial transcript(s) from each college or university attended.

Method of Application

Selection Process

  • Application deadline: February 24, 2023 at 11:59pm PST.
  • Virtual interviews for select candidates: Friday, March 31 to Friday, April 7, 2023.
  • Acceptance notification: Monday, April 10th, 2023.
  • Internship start date: Monday, June 19th, 2023.
  • Internship end date: Friday, August 25th, 2023.
  • There is optional extension for interns seeking employment in the Capitol community, subject to agreement with the host office and the APICA board.
  • The listed dates are subject to change.

Use the link below to apply for the internship program

Deadline: February 24, 2023

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