Biden-Harris Administration Announces the First Session of the White House Internship Program;
Administration Will Pay Interns for the First Time in History
June 16, 2022
President Biden and Vice President Harris have announced the launch of the White House Internship Program and that, for the first time in history, White House interns will be paid. The first session will commence in Fall 2022.
"Too often, unpaid federal internships have been a barrier to hardworking and talented students and professionals, preventing them from contributing their talents and skills to the country and holding them back from federal career advancement opportunities," administration officials wrote in an emailed release.
"This significant milestone of paying White House interns...