Congressman Fitzpatrick Internship Application


Personal Information:

Name: _____________________________________________________

Date of Birth: ________________ SS#: ______________________


Permanent Address:

Street: ________________________________ Street: _______________________________

City, State, Zip: ________________________ City, State, Zip: ________________________

Phone: _______________________________ Phone: _______________________________

Email Address: ________________________________________

Hometown Newspaper: __________________________________

Parents’ Names: ________________________________________


School Information:

College: _____________________________ Year: ___________

Major: _______________________________ Cumulative GPA: ________

High School: ___________________________________

High School Address: ______________________________________


Session Preference:

___ Fall

___ Spring

___ Summer


Internship Office Preference:

___ Washington, D.C.

___ Langhorne District Office


Essay Section:

Please answer the following questions in short essay form on a maximum of two separate pieces of paper. There are no "right or wrong" answers. Your responses will enable us to maximize your internship experience. Please type your answers.

1) Why do you want to intern with Congressman Fitzpatrick, and what do you hope to achieve?

2) What political figure in U.S. history do you admire and why?

3) What should the role of the federal government be in American society?

4) In general, what federal government issues interest you most?

5) What are your career plans following graduation?


Please submit your application, resume, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to or fax it to (215) 579-8109. The office of Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick works hard to ensure that all interns maximize their opportunities. We recommend you contact your school counselor to see about the opportunity of receiving course credit and financial assistance in exchange for your internship. If you have questions, you can contact our office at 215-579-8102.


Application Check List:

Personal Information & Address


School Information


Session Preference


Office Preference


Essay Section


Cover Letter




Two Letters of Recommendation