Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute Program

A semester-long internship program featuring placement in congressional and corporate legislative affairs office. Students will gain educational and hands-on experience with project-based public policy programs. The program takes place in the spring and in the fall semester of each year (CHLI, 2020).

Learn more about CHLI.

For specific questions about this program, please contact Eric Feldman, Associate Director, FIU in DC at

For advice and support throughout the application process for this program, you can also reach out to  Yenisleidy Simon Mengana, Program Manager, at

GLM and PCP students who have participated in CHLI programs

  • Luisana Zambrano, 2020, International Relations major
  • Mariaeugenia Gurdian, 2019, Political Science and International Relations major
  • Catalina Fernandez, 2014, Criminal Justice major