SALDEF's Congressional Internship Program partners with congressional offices to place exceptional Sikh American college students and recent graduates in internship positions on Capitol Hill. Through this program, Sikh American young leaders will have access to a competitive opportunity that will serve to further their academic and professional aspirations. APPLY ONLINE FOR THE CONGRESSIONAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM! SALDEF seeks to develop leadership skills, encourage political and civic engagement, and foster interest in public service careers by providing the unparalleled experience of interning for a member of Congress. This exciting experience will allow interns to: explore a potential career track create a network of contacts develop professional skills build confidence Throughout the duration of the internship, SALDEF will host a series of special programming and opportunities, such as leadership workshops, networking events, and social outings in DC, to further contribute to the development of the next generation of our community's leaders. Applications for summer 2011 are due March 27 - Apply online at www.sikhlead.org! If you know college students or recent graduates who are looking for a meaningful opportunity and would want to intern for a member of Congress this summer, spread the word!