Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock () or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Dec/Jan 2007Vol. 7, No. 9Foster Youth Internships

College students who were in foster care at their 18th birthday or adopted from the foster care system after their 14th birthday may be eligible to apply for a summer internship program run by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI). The Washington, DC, program provides 16 students with 8-week internships in congressional offices. Interns receive professional experience, as well as a stipend that covers living and travel expenses.

To read more about the internship program and download an application, visit the CCAI website: