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Office of Congressman David Scott

Type of Internship: Congressional Office
Internship Availability: Spring, Summer, Fall
Location: Washington, D.C.
Quick Links: Internship website


Congressman David Scott has represented Georgia's 13th congressional district since 2003 after serving in both the Georgia House of Representatives and the Georgia State Senate for numerous years. He serves on the Committee on Agriculture, the Committee on Financial Services and the NATO Parliamentary Assembly. Congressman Scott's Internship Program is designed especially to allow students to apply lessons learned in class to a work environment, to make professional contacts and to obtain extensive knowledge of government agencies and, more specifically, to learn how a Congressional office functions to serve constituents.

Interns in the Washington, D.C. office will have an opportunity to learn about the legislative process and the federal government by working closely with the legislative and communications staff, while interns in the District Office will learn about the constituent services process by assisting communications and constituent services staff. In today’s job market, the experience that an internship provides is vital for career development.

Past Interns

Atkinson, Shallum

Atkinson, Shallum

DC Semester: Spring 2017
School: UGA Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, UGA School of Public and International Affairs
Type of Internship: Congressional Office

Studied Public Affairs Journalism and Political Science. In college, participated in SGA as Chief Justice, President of BMLS, ABK Honor Society, Black Affairs Council, NAACP Member. Worked for Recreational Sports: Competitive Sports and Strength and Conditioning. Interned in Congressman David Scott’s Office. Was hired full-time immediately in Congressman Donald Norcross’ office.

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