The election is in 84 days. Unite for equality. Like never before.

HRC Story


The Human Rights Campaign represents a force of more than 3 million members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.


We will be requiring students to receive college credit to participate in our Fall 2020 internship program.

Interns for Equality

  • Play an active role in the nation's largest LGBTQ equality organization 
  • Gain valuable professional skills while developing your voice as an LGBTQ advocate and leader.
  • Find your role in program areas, ranging from political to development, communications to education.
  • Connect with some of the foremost LGBTQ and allied leaders through educational brown bag seminars and other events.

Important Dates

Internship Semester Schedule

We offer fall, spring and summer internships in Washington, DC. General timelines are listed below. Each of the three internship semesters corresponds to the most widely-used academic calendar for college and university students, however; we are able to work with those on quarterly systems as well.

  • Fall: Application now open. Apply today!
    • All internships will be remote for Fall 2020 
  • Spring: Application now closed. Internship application will be available in September 2020. 
  • Summer: Application now closed. Internship application will be available in February 2021.

Submit your email address and we will notify you when the next semester's application is available. 

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