The Scottish Parliament is the unicameral legislature of Scotland. The Parliament makes laws on devolved matters such as education, environment, health and social service, and law and order. This internship place the student at the heart of the Scottish Parliamentary system and gives them a chance to interact with Members of the Scottish Parliament. 


Interns may assist in daily office operations, research, write press releases, respond to constituent mail, monitor and document political news coverage, assist in preparation and carry out of press conferences, screen media relations for the various political parties, assist with campaign work, and support other tasks needed for the general effort of the political parties.