In addition to the online application, the following items are also required:

  • A resume
  • A copy of your college or university transcript, official copies are preferred, but not required
  • One recent academic writing sample
  • An essay, 200-300 words, describing why you want to be an intern
  • A minimum of three letters of recommendation from employers, faculty members, or upstanding members of the community 

Satisfactory applicants will be contacted to arrange an interview that will take place at the Statehouse in Indianapolis.

Have questions?
Visit our Frequently Asked Questions or contact the intern director using the information below:

Andrew Merkley, Intern Director
Phone: 317.232.9432
Email: [email protected]

Unless otherwise noted, materials can be emailed to [email protected].

If items need to be submitted through mail, they can be sent to the following address:

Andrew Merkley, Intern Director
Indiana Senate Democratic Caucus
200 W Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785

All application materials are due by October 31 each year.