Santa Clara University

Department of Political Science

South Bay Labor Council



Intern at the largest, most sophisticated campaign operation in the South Bay. The South Bay Labor Council is looking for motivated candidates to apply for internship opportunities. True to the spirit internship programs, the Campaign Internship program includes weekly training sessions that will cover core concepts of strategic campaigning grounded in real world application.

Who Should Apply

Ideal candidates are interested in progressive politics, are seeking first-hand experience with electoral and issues-based campaigns, and have at least fifteen (15) hours a week to dedicate to the campaign. Internship opportunities are available through the June 3 Primary Election, over the summer, and through the General Election in November. Schedules are flexible and considerations will be made for academic calendars.

About the Program

Interns will assist with the day-to-day activities of the campaign, including prepping for and staffing phone banks, precincts walks and campaign events. Interns will also be given research assignments and special projects as needed.

How to Apply

Submit your resume by email to Make sure to include the word "Internship" in the subject line and your availability in the body of the email.

Want to learn more?

Contact Dennis Raj – 408-606-2062