2017 Truman Bootstrap Awardee

Cameron Casey, has been selected as a 2017 Harry S. Truman Bootstrap awardee. Chosen in a competitive process among UMKC undergraduate applicants, he will join interns from the other University of Missouri campuses living together in condos near the Capitol in Washington DC and working in offices of Missouri representatives and senators.

Cameron Casey, is a Urban Planning and Design major. He will be assigned to governmental offices (legislative or administrative) and will work with identified mentors this summer.

Being an intern in Washington can be an exciting and rewarding experience, with an endless number of monuments and museums to visit, people from a variety of places to network with—and an amazing chance to involve oneself in the exciting and fast-paced daily life on Capitol Hill.