Intern in DC This Summer

January 10th, 2017


Do you, or someone you know, have an interest in government, management, or leadership? If so, please consider applying to SALDEF’s SikhLEAD DC Internship Program today!

The internship program an 8-12 week D.C.-based experience allowing college students, graduate students, and recent graduates to explore a potential career track while creating a network of professional and personal contacts.

Applications for Summer 2017 are being accepted until 11:59 pm Eastern Time on Monday, January 23, 2017. Early applications are given priority.

Last year, SALDEF placed 16 interns in our Washington, DC internship program–the largest ever Sikh American presence on Capitol Hill.

SALDEF awards all selected participants with a $1,500 stipend for the summer. Throughout the summer, SALDEF will host a series of special programming and opportunities, such as saldef-sikhlead-interns-on-capitol-hill-2016leadership workshops, networking events, and cultural outings in DC, to further support the next generation of leaders.

Join us this summer in DC by applying now!

Here’s what past SikhLEAD Interns have to say about their experience:


Read: SikhLEADers Speak Out about Diversity on Capitol Hill


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