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    Senate Democratic Caucus
    Indiana General Assembly
    200 W. Washington
    Indianapolis, IN 46204
    (800) 382-9467
     

    2015 Communications Internship Application

    Important

    In addition to this application, please e-mail (if possible) the following to brent.stinson@iga.in.gov:

    • A resume.
    • An official hard copy college or university transcript mailed or submitted through the university electronic transcript service
    • 1 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 (Please ask references to include telephone contact information). Must be submitted by U.S. Mail.

    Mail this information, to:

    Brent Stinson, Intern Director
    Indiana Senate Democrats
    200 W Washington St, 
    Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785

    This information must be received by October 15.

    Applicants will be contacted to arrange an interview. Interviews will take place at the Statehouse in Indianapolis beginning in October 2014

    If you have any questions, please call or email Brent Stinson at: 317.232.9849 brent.stinson@iga.in.gov

    Last Name:

    First Name:

    College/University:

    Academic Year:

    Sophomore
    Junior

    Senior 
    Graduate
    Other (indicate below)

    Current Address
    (address, city, state, zip):

    Permanent Address (address, city, state, zip):

    Phone:

    Email:

    Major(s):

    Minor(s):

    GPA:

    Date of Birth:

    Party Affiliation (Democrat or Republican):


    Post-Graduation Plans:

    What motivated you to choose your major(s) and minor(s)?

    Communication courses (completed or currently enrolled in):

    Communications experience:
    College Newspaper
    Commerical Newspaper
    College Magazine
    Commerical Magazine
    College TV News
    Commericial TV News
    College Radio
    Commercial Radio
    Kappa Tau Alpha
    NPPA
    PRSSA
    Radio and Television News Directors Association
    SPJ
    Other

    Specialized communications skills:
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe Dreamweaver
    Adobe In-Design
    Adobe Flash
    Adobe Audition
    Cool Edit Pro
    Avid Media Composer
    Final Cut Pro
    Video
    Photography
    Lighting
    Basic HTML
    Twitter
    YouTube
    Wordpress
    Exact Target
    Other

    Campus activities (organization membership, offices held and other non-course activities):

    Computer Skills (programs and levels of proficiency):

    List non-governmental/non-political employment (employer, position, dates, address, supervisor, supervisor contact info):

    Governmental and / or political experience (campaign volunteer work, appointed or elected offices held, civilian or military experience, etc . . .):

    Designate three areas of public policy interest (environment, education, mental health, taxation, crime, etc . . .) and briefly describe reasons for the interest:

    Would you be able to secure housing in the Indianapolis area for the duration of the legislative session?

    How did you learn of our internship program?

    By checking the box below:

    • I verify that the statements and representations above are true and accurate;
    • I aggree to arrange for all additional items to be submitted to the intern director by the means indicated on this application; and
    • I understand that failure to provide true and accurate information related to my application will serve as grounds for the rejection of my application and/or may result in my dismissal from the Senate Democratic Internship Program:

    I agree to the terms set forth in this application.: