The Office of Senator Edward J. Markey is looking to appoint a self-motivated student who is interested in learning the responsibilities of a U.S. Senator and day-to-today tasks of working in government as a 2022 Summer Senate Page. Senate pages have the opportunity to meet elected leaders and gain meaningful work experience.
A Senate Page is a student in their junior or senior year of high school in Massachusetts and must not have turned eighteen on the date of their appointment.The summerSenate Page program consists of two sessions that are three or four weeks in duration depending on the legislative calendar.
Page duties consist of delivering correspondence and legislative material within the Congressional complex, taking messages for members of Congress, and calling them to the phone. Other duties include preparing the Senate chamber for sessions and carrying bills and amendments to the desk.
An appointed Senate Page will be paid at the equivalent of an annual salary of $29,823, and are required to reside in the Daniel Webster Senate Page Residence. The cost of room and board is $720 per month and will be automatically deducted from their paycheck.
Senator Markey’s office deadline for application is February 10, 2022.
All Senate pages must be fully vaccinated by the time they arrive in Washington D.C. Also, please note that due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, the 2022 sessions of the page program are subject to change or cancellation.