The Latino Heritage Legislative Internship

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2020 APPLICATION DEADLINE is Friday, November 1, 2019!

The Institute is pleased to announce the establishment of the Latino Heritage Legislative Internship Program. This program will provide at least one student the opportunity for a paid internship working with a member of the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus in Springfield during the spring legislative session.  This program is a partnership among the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus and the Institute.  Dr. Linda Baker will supervise the student in Springfield.

The student will gain valuable experience throughout the internship, including: analyzing and reviewing proposed legislation, looking at critical community issues, and developing networking skills.

How Do I Apply?

To apply, please fill out our Student Opportunities Application

You may bring the application to the Institute (How Do I Contact/Find the Institute) or send it by email with the directions below.

To send by email:

  1. Save PDF to desktop, fill out your information.
  2. Save edited PDF and add as an email attachment.
  3. Send to