The Maine Democratic Party (MDP) is looking for enthusiastic and politically engaged future leaders for our Internship Program! MDP interns will get hands-on experience with substantive work while learning the fundamentals of working in campaign politics.

An MDP intern can expect to learn about key organizing, finance, and communications ideas and strategies, depending on their area of interest. Opportunities are available within multiple departments. MDP interns should love working with people, be goal-oriented, and be able to juggle multiple priorities at once. By the end of their time at MDP, each intern should feel ready to jump onto the campaign trail or into a progressive organization. 

Internships are unpaid. However, travel for assignments will be reimbursed. Full-time and part-time internships are available. 

How to Apply:

  • To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume here.
  • Application deadline is rolling. Apply as soon as possible! 
  • Internship start and end dates are flexible.
  • If you have any questions regarding the program, please email

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: The Maine Democratic Party 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.