Internships

Build your credentials and shape your experience while still in school

 There‚Äôs no greater way to satisfy your curiosity than by jumping in and getting your feet wet.

Political Science students can receive academic credit for an upcoming internship by enrolling in POLS 395. In order to receive credit, you must contact Dr. Bosch and get pre-approval before the start of your internship. If you have questions about receiving credit for an internship, would like to learn more about internship opportunities, or would like to register for POLS 395, please email Dr. Bosch at bbosch2@unl.edu. Also, please note that Dr. Bosch will be emailing you about internship opportunities throughout the year as he learns about them, so be sure to keep a watchful eye.

The following are a list of resources and internships available to students: When searching for an internship, a great place to begin is Husker Hire Link from UNL Career Services. This program provides a connection between students and alumni and potential employers.

Potential Internship Options

Nebraska Democratic Party Nebraska Republican Party
Democratic National Committee Republican National Committee
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee National Republican Senatorial Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee National Republican Congressional Committee
Office of Senator Deb Fischer U.S. Senate Sergeant at Arms Internship Program
Office of Senator Ben Sasse  State Senator Sue Crawford
Office of Congressman Adrian Smith Republican Party of Iowa
Office of Congressman Jeff Fortenberry Nebraska ROOTS
Office of Congressman Brad Ashford Impact
Nebraska League of Conservation Voters Nebraskans for Civic Reform
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland: Organizer-in-Training
    Nebraska Family Alliance 
    Planned Parenthood of the Heartland: Supporter Engagement Nebraska Attorney General's Office, Consumer Protection Division
    National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) Nebraska Appleseed Internship
    Department of Homeland Security (DHS) News Internship with KOLN 
    Madonna Hospital Marketing, Media, and Public Relations Intern Public Religion Research Institute Research and Communications Internship 
    State Senator Heath Mello Heartland Campaign Management
    Hudl-Software Quality Analyst Internship Justice for Our Neighbors
    The Borgen Project Telecommute Internships VoteRunLead
    Nebraska Farmers Union Marketing Internship Americans For Prosperity Foundation Field Associate
    Bureau of Sociological Research Women's Center for Advancement (Omaha)
    Lancaster County Democrats Nebraska Wildlife Federation-Wildlife Conservation Policy Internship
    Impact Campaign Organizer