Government Affairs Internship

Position Details

Organization: Solar Energy Industries Association
Level: Graduate, Level: Undergraduate Internship Link

SEIA is looking for TWO government affairs interns to work with thier federal and state affairs departments. The ideal candidates will be available 20-40 hours per week, demonstrate an interest in energy and environmental policy, and possess strong writing skills. Candidates should also have an understanding of the legislative process, keep up with current events, and have the ability to multitask in a fast‐paced environment. 

Interns at SEIA will have the opportunity to be a part of a fast-paced high-energy government affairs team and to participate in federal and state advocacy efforts on behalf of the solar energy industry. The interns will be involved in all aspects of SEIA’s government affairs agenda, including renewable electricity standards, public lands, transmission, tax policy, and appropriations. Those with a legal background can be expected to assist on regulatory filings and proceedings.

Application Instructions

Please submit a cover letter, resume and two writing samples with the subject line “Government Affairs Internship 2015” to Position is open until filled.