ICYMI, the White House announced last week that they would start paying their interns, beginning with the Fall 2022 cohort.

This is a huge win after a year and a half of work from POI, and we’re glad that news outlets reached out to talk about our work. Some articles:

Exclusive: White House to begin paying interns, CNN, June 2nd, 2022

For years White House interns have not been paid. That will soon change, NPR, June 2nd, 2022

Meet the 28-Year-Old Behind the White House’s Decision to Pay Its Interns, Forbes, June 3rd, 2022

Internship applications open next week, so please help share the word for those who are interested!