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For Students and Teachers

About Tom Harkin

Read Tom's biography and find a list of his Senate committee assignments.

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Learn About The Senate

The Senate's official Web site includes helpful information for students and teachers.

Visiting Washington

Information to help plan a trip to the capital city with your family or classmates.

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Your Concerns

Contact Senator Harkin's office and let Tom know how you feel about his work on the issues that matter to you, your family and your community.

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Internship Information

An internship in one of Senator Harkin's offices can be educational as well as fun! Interns are needed throughout the year in Washington and in the Senator's Iowa offices.

Apply For An Internship

United States Senate Youth Program

The United States Senate Youth Program, established in 1962 by U.S. Senate Resolution, is a unique educational experience for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service.

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Financial Aid

This page guides students through the process of locating and applying for financial aid; and repaying student loans.

Read More About Financial Aid

Academy Nominations

If you are an Iowa resident and are interested in attending one of the service academies, you may obtain application information from Senator Harkin's Cedar Rapids office.

Read More About Service Academy Nominations