Democratic Party of Virginia HQ

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See below for campaign internships

Coordinated Campaign

Digital Organizing internships available

Elaine Luria for Congress

Field Team internships available

Team Warner & Virginia Coordinated Campaign 2020

Digital Fellowship

The 2020 Coordinated Campaign/Team Warner is looking for Fellows to join the campaign’s Digital Department. This fellowship is perfect for those looking to learn more about digital organizing and political campaigns.

Applicants may be someone with significant political experience looking to showcase their talent, or someone looking to gain first-time political experience. The ideal candidates will be creative, have excellent communication skills, and have a passion for electing Democrats. The fellowship requires at least 10 hours of work each week. Fellows will help create and host online events, experiment with new digital strategies, assist the Digital Department in everyday functions.

The fellowship is currently entirely online, but opportunities for in-person projects may arise as we continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic. While the fellowship is unpaid, we are happy to comply with requirements to earn class credits. Flexible start date and end date. Fellows must have internet access. 

Interested parties should apply here

Elaine Luria For Congress

Field Team Intern

Work on a race that will determine control of Congress!
Learn the ins and outs of a political campaign!
No previous political experience required!

Interns will have the opportunity to:

  • Engage directly with voters as we advocate for Rep. Luria’s reelection
  • Lead community outreach efforts on campuses and in Virginia’s 2nd District
  • Build relationships with volunteers who are passionate about politics
  • Make friends with new colleagues on the team
  • Learn how Campaign Field Departments work from the inside

Elaine Luria is the current Congresswoman for Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, a Republican-leaning district that was flipped in 2018. Elaine is a retired Navy Commander, former small business owner, and mom. Her experience as a longtime leader has brought people together to address issues on the environment, veterans affairs, and healthcare.

To apply please email your to with the subject line “(Full name) Internship Application”.

This is an unpaid internship. Due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19, it is possible portions of this internship will require remote tele-working and social distancing.

The DPVA is committed to diversity among its staff, and recognizes that its continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. The DPVA is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train, promote and administer any and all personnel actions without regard to sex, race, age, color, creed, national origin, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, ethnic identity or physical disability, or any other legally protected basis. The DPVA will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination and any such conduct is strictly prohibited.