WASHINGTON — The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s government affairs office in Washington is accepting applications for
spring and summer 2014 public policy internships.
The deadline to submit an application for these
opportunities is Oct. 6.
“NCBA’s public policy internship gives college students a
one-of-a-kind view into the policy making process in Washington, D.C., while
helping them prepare to transition from college to career,” said NCBA Executive
Director of Legislative Affairs Kristina Butts.
“We are looking for college students with an interest in the
beef industry, public policy and communications to help NCBA represent cattlemen
and cattlewomen in Washington, D.C. The internship is designed to work closely
with the lobbying team on Capitol Hill and assist with NCBA’s regulatory
The full-time spring internship will begin Jan. 6 and end
May 9. The full-time summer internship will begin May 19 and end Aug. 22.
To apply, interested college juniors, seniors or graduate
students should submit the application, a college transcript, two letters of
recommendation and a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org . More
information and the internship application are available on NCBA’s website.
“This isn’t a ‘check-the-box’ style of internship. NCBA’s
public policy interns work alongside NCBA staff on critical issues ranging from
agriculture policy to trade, the environment and more.” Butts said. “If you or
someone you know is interested in this opportunity, we encourage you to apply.”