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Sen. Megan Hunt

District 8

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2024 Internship Application
October 10th, 2023

It’s that time of year again. My office is looking for a few great students to intern with our office!

Apply here by Nov. 13th! More details are below.

Position: Legislative Intern
Location: Nebraska State Capitol, Lincoln, NE
Duration: January 2024 – May 2024 (Flexible start and end dates)
Compensation: Unpaid (Academic credit available)

About Senator Megan Hunt: Senator Megan Hunt is a dedicated advocate for the people of Nebraska, known for her progressive approach to policy-making and her commitment to community engagement. Elected in 2018 and re-elected in 2022, Senator Hunt serves on several key committees, focusing on issues such as education, healthcare, and workforce development. You can view more information about Senator Hunt here:

Internship Description: As an intern in Senator Megan Hunt’s office, you will have the opportunity to gain firsthand experience in the legislative process and contribute to meaningful policy initiatives. This internship offers a unique insight into the inner workings of Nebraska’s legislative system and provides an invaluable learning experience for individuals passionate about public service.


  • Ability to work 5-10 hours/week (flexible)
  • Conduct research on legislative issues, policy proposals, and constituent concerns
  • Draft memos, reports, and other written materials
  • Attend committee meetings, hearings, and community events on behalf of the office
  • Assist with constituent inquiries and correspondence
  • Support the legislative team with administrative tasks
  • Create social media graphics and content on legislative issues


  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Analytical and research-oriented mindset
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
  • Commitment to maintaining confidentiality and handling sensitive information with discretion

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit this form. The form will ask for:

  1. Three responses to relevant questions
  2. Resume
  3. Cover letter outlining your interest in the internship and relevant qualifications
  4. Contact information for one reference

Application Deadline: Monday, November 13th by 11:59pm CT.

Application Decision: You will be notified about your application by Monday, November 27th.

Note: This internship may be eligible for academic credit. Please check with your academic advisor or institution for specific requirements.

Senator Megan Hunt’s office is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment. Individuals of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

For further inquiries, please contact Cassy Ross at

We look forward to welcoming a passionate and dedicated intern to our team for the 2024 legislative session!

Sen. Megan Hunt

District 8
Room 2107
P.O. Box 94604
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-2722
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