Framingham's Christina Koningisor, a student at Yale Law school, will head to Washington this summer for an internship at the White House.
Koningisor, majored in international relations at Brown University and graduated in2007. She was a Fulbright Fellow based at the American University of Kuwait through June 2010.
The mission of the program is to make the White House accessible to future leaders around the nation and to prepare those devoted to public service for future leadership opportunities, said a press release from the White House.
A White House Internship provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills.
Interns work in one of several White House departments, including the Domestic Policy Council, the National Economic Council, the Office of Cabinet Affairs, the Office of Chief of Staff, the Office of Communications, the Office of Digital Strategy, the Office of the First Lady, the Office of Legislative Affairs, the Office of Management and Administration, the Office of Presidential Correspondence, the Office of Presidential Personnel, the Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, the Office of Scheduling and Advance, the Office of the Vice President, the Office ofthe White House Counsel, and the Office of White House Fellows.
Information about the 2013 internship program is available here www.whitehouse.gov/internships