Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship

Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship

RIPPAC Summer Internship Guide

The Rowan Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship (RIPPAC) is pleased to inform students that the following offices are offering summer internship opportunities throughout New Jersey in the summer of 2018. 

Just click on the link to read about the position and how to apply.

This Summer Internship Guide will be updated periodically as more internship providers submit their materials, so be sure to check back frequently.

If you don’t see what you want, contact Dr. Ben Dworkin, Director, Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship at 856-256-5832 or

Internship Opportunities


Party-District County

Senator Jeff Van Drew /
Assemblyman Bob Andrezejzak /
Assemblyman Bruce Lamp

D-1 Cumberland / Cape May / Atlantic

Senator Chris Brown

R-2 Atlantic

Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo /
Assemblyman John Armato

D-2 Atlantic
Senator Steve Sweeney /
Assemblyman John Burzichelli /
Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro
D-3 Cumberland / Gloucester / Salem

Senator Fred Madden / 
Assemblyman Paul Moriarty /
Assemblywoman Gabriella Mosquera

D-4 Camden / Gloucester

Senator Nilsa Cruz-Perez /
Assemblywoman Patricia Egan Jones /
Assemblyman Arthur Barclay

D-5 Camden
Senator Jim Beach D-6 Camden
Assemblyman Louis Greenwald /
Assemblywoman Pamela Lampitt
D-6 Camden
Senator Troy Singleton D-7 Burlington
Assemblyman Herb Conaway D-7 Burlington

Assemblywoman Carol Murphy

D-7 Burlington

Senator James holzapfel /
Assemblyman Gregory McGuckin /
Assemblyman David Wolfe

R-10 Ocean

Senator Vin Gopal /
Assemblywoman Joann Downey /
Assemblyman Eric houghtaling

D-11 Monmouth

Senator Samuel Thompson

R-12 Monmouth / Middlesex
Burlington / Ocean

Assemblyman Dan Benson

D-14 Mercer / Middlesex

Assemblyman Wayne DeAngelo

D-14 Mercer / Middlesex

Assemblyman Roy Freiman

D-16 Hunterdon / Mercer
Middlesex / Somerset

Assemblywoman Nacy Pinkin

D-18 Middlesex

Assemblywoman Annette Quijano

D-20 Union

Senator Nicholas Scutari

D-22 Union

Assemblyman Erik Peterson


Hunterdon / Somerset / Warren

Assemblyman John McKeon


Essex / Morris

Assemblywoman Angela McKnight



Senator Paul Sarlo


Bergen / Passaic

Assemblyman Clinton Calabrese


Bergen / Passaic

Senator Gerald Cardinale



Assemblyman Robert Auth R-39 Bergen
Senator Kristine Corrado R-40 Bergen / Passaic
Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips R-40 Bergen / Passaic
Assemblyman Kevin Rooney R-40 Bergen / Passaic

Other Organizations and Elected Officials Offering internships in Summer 2018

Click on the name to see the PDF of their completed form.

Name Location
Acrisure Insurance (Broker for government entities) (paid) Woodbridge
Advocacy & Management Group (contract lobbyists) (paid) Trenton
Bergen County Freeholder Tracy Zur Hackensack
Bergen County Government Hackensack
Burlington County Republican Committee Mt. Holly
Congressional Leadership Fund (Republican campaigns) Mt. Laurel
Cooper Health Administration Camden
Elizabeth (City) Goverment (paid) Elizabeth
Governor Phil Murphy Trenton
Greener by Design (energy & environment consulting) New Brunswick
Hugin for US Senate (Republican campaign) Mountainside
Jersey City Division of Community Development Jersey City
MacArthur for Congress (Republican campaign) Mt. Holly / Toms River
Monmouth County Clerk Kristine honlon Freehold
NJ Assembly Democratic Office Trenton
NJ Assembly Republican Office Trenton
NJ Board of Public Utilities (energy policy & regulation) Trenton
NJ Business & Industry Association (paid) Trenton
NJ Chamber of Commerce (paid) Trenton
NJ Democratic Party Trenton
NJ Department of Higher Education Trenton
NJ Food Council (supermarket trade association) (paid) Trenton
NJ Gasoline, Convenience & Automotive Association Wall Twp.
NJ Hospital Association Princeton
NJ League of Conservation Voters Princeton
NJ League of Municipalities (paid) Trenton
NJ Republican Party Trenton
NJ Senate Democratic Office Trenton
NJ Senate Republican Office Trenton
NJ State Laborers PAC (union)(paid) Trenton
NJ Tech Council New Brunswick
Novo Nordisk (pharmaceutical company) (pays up to $7,000) Plainsboro
Pallone for congress (Democratic campaign) Long Branch
Princeton Public Affairs Group (contract lobbyists) (paid) Trenton
SEIU 1199 (healthcare worker union) (paid) Woodbridge / Iselin
Sherrill for Congress (Democratic campain) Morristown
Surfrider Foundation (environmental advocacy) From your home
US Congressman Donald Norcross Cherry Hill
US Senator Bob Menendez Barrington / Newark
US Senator Cory Booker Camden
Valley National Bank (corporate social responsibility) (paid) Wayne
Van Drew for Congress (Democratic campaign) Atlantic County / Cape May County /
Cumberland County

Want to improve your resume?  The Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship can help!

Contact Dr. Ben Dworkin, Director, Rowan Institute for Public Policy & Citizenship at 856-256-5832 or to make a one-on-one appointment.