U.S. Senator Susan Collins announced that Patrick White, a Waldoboro native, has been awarded a spring internship in her Washington, D.C., office. He is the son of Scott and Carrie White of Waldoboro.

White is a sophomore at the University of Maine in Orono, where he is majoring in political science. He was selected for this internship through the University of Maine’s Peter Madigan '81 Congressional Internship Program. He plans to pursue a career in public service. He previously interned in Collins’ Bangor office.