Internships

Washington, DC applicants:

Legislative internship opportunities are available in Senator Schumer's Washington, DC office for the terms listed below. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to: researching legislative issues, attending hearings, preparing follow-up memos, answering phones, processing mail and other administrative duties. This internship presents an opportunity for both a unique learning experience and an inside look at the political process. Applicants must be hard-working, have strong writing and communication skills and have a demonstrated interest in public policy. This is an unpaid internship. New York ties a plus.

Applications must be submitted online here.  Dates are as follows:

The Spring 2019 term will run fromJanuary 2019 through April 2019.

Questions regarding the Washington, DC internship program, or the application process, can be directed to Washington_internships@schumer.senate.gov


State Applicants:

Please submit the application form, your resume, a cover letter indicating your weekly availability and a 3 to 5 page writing sample. Click on the office below for specific contact info.


 Albany Office

Attn: Steve Mann, Regional Representative
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
1 Clinton Square, Room #420
Albany, New York 12207
(518) 431-4070
Complete applications may also be faxed to (518) 431-4076

 Binghamton Office

Attn: Amanda Spellicy, Regional Representative
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
15 Henry Street, Room 100 A-F
Binghamton, New York 13901
(607) 772-6792
Complete applications may also be faxed to (607) 772-8124

 Buffalo Office

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
130 South Elmwood Avenue, Suite 660
Buffalo, New York 14202
(716) 846-4111
Complete applications may also be faxed to (716) 846-4113

Attn: Lori Nguyen, Regional Representative
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
One Park Place, Suite 100
Peekskill , New York 10566
(914) 734-1532
Complete applications may also be faxed to (914) 734-1673

 Long Island Office

Attn: Garret Armwood, Regional Representative
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
145 Pine Lawn Road #300
Melville, New York 11747
(631) 753-0978
Complete applications may also be faxed to (631) 391-9068

 New York City Office

Attn: Internship Coordinator
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
780 Third Avenue, Room 2301
New York, NY 10017
Complete applications may also be faxed to 202-228-2838

 Rochester Office

Attn: Chris Zeltmann, Regional Representative
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
100 State Street, Room #3040
Rochester, New York 14614
(585) 263-5866

Complete applications may also be faxed to (585) 263-3173

 Syracuse Office

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer
100 S. Clinton St., Room #841
Box 7318
Syracuse, New York 13261-7318
(315) 423-5471
Complete applications may also be faxed to (315) 423-5185