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As an intern on this program, you will be assigned to work with a member of Irish Parliament (known as Teachta Dála, commonly abbreviated as TD). You’ll attend open office hours and meetings with your assigned member of Irish Parliament to understand constituent wishes and needs.

Key Facts

  • Internships on this program are required
  • You will work 2-3 days per week (typically 9-5, but sometimes later)


You can intern in English.


You’ll take a course to guide your internship experience. To meet the course requirements, you may be required to participate in meetings, discussions, journaling, and a final project.

  • Letter grade or pass/no pass credit


On-site staff will organize your internship.

Get an Award

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Scoring academic credit while learning real-world skills during an internship is just the start. After your program ends, you can apply for an award. You’ll focus on the marketable skills you gained—an ideal addition to your résumé.



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