Internship Program

"Each session our office has been fortunate to have bright and talented students help in our efforts to best represent the people of our district. I am excited to announce we are now accepting applications for our 2015 legislative session internship program. In what promises to be an exciting and informative session, our office is committed to providing a hands-on, educational internship experience that allows students the opportunity to gain firsthand experience in state government while  developing skills that will help with their future career ambitions." - Van Taylor



Important Dates:

Session Internship: January-May (Application Due Date: December 15th)
Summer Internship: June-August (Application Due Date: May: 4th)
Fall Semester Internship: September-December (Application Due Date: August 10th)
*Specific start and end dates are flexible based on student's availability

How to Apply:

Please include a current resume with your completed application (see "Apply Today" link above). Applications and supplemental materials (current resume, essay response, and optional letters of recommendation) may be submitted electronically to

Please note this posting is for an internship with the Texas Senate representing all District 8 constituents, not campaign activities. For more information applicants can contact Sable Coleman at (972) 398-9416.