CICERO, Ill. — To encourage civic engagement and service to others, the office of state Rep. Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, is accepting applications for paid summer internships.

“An internship in my office is a great opportunity for dedicated, civically-minded individuals to learn more about state government and maybe even begin a career in public service,” Hernandez said. “I highly encourage all interested candidates to submit an application.”

Summer internships are open to any individual interested in state government and public service. Interns will help constituents access critical services, compile and organize constituent resources, help run volunteer programs, research and prepare briefings and policy proposals and more. Applicants must be passionate, self-motivated, hardworking and detail oriented.

“My office is always open to people of all backgrounds who have an interest in state government and improving our community,” said Hernandez. “This summer internship is an invaluable opportunity to grow professionally while also making a difference in our community and across the state.”

Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter to by 5 p.m. on June 1, 2022.

Rep. Lisa HernandezRep. Lisa Hernandez


24th District

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Springfield, IL 62706
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Cicero, IL 60804
(708) 222-5240
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