Career Services: Public Policy Handbook *UPDATES*

Career Services: Public Policy Handbook *UPDATES*

Make sure you are regularly checking the Government Honors & Internship and Public Policy Handbooks.

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NEW LISTINGS AND UPDATES 

THE FOLLOWING PROGRAM HAS BEEN UPDATED

  • National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (Washington, DC) – Public Policy Internship Program (Juniors, Seniors, Law Students & Grads, Paid) Between Apr. 6, 2020 and Aug. 14, 2020 Summer 2021

UPCOMING PUBLIC POLICY DEADLINES
 
FELLOWSHIPS
  • Ohio Legislative Service Commission (Columbus, OH) – LSC Fellowship Program (Paid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

Summer

  • Administrative Office of the United States Courts (Washington, DC) – Volunteer Legal Intern Program, Judicial Branch (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 21, 2020) 2nd Recruitment
  • Executive Office of the President (Washington, DC) – Legal Clerkship Program Council on Environmental Quality (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 27, 2020)
  • Education, Department Of (Washington, DC) – ED Student Volunteer Unpaid Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 31, 2020) 3rd Cutoff

STATE GOVERNMENT

Summer

  • New Jersey Office of the Attorney General (Newark, NJ) – Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 25, 2020)
  • Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office (Los Angeles, CA) – Volunteer Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)
  • Texas Office of the Governor (Austin, TX) – Texas Governor’s Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)

POLICY INTERNSHIPS

Summer

  • Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (Washington, DC) – Summer Congressional Internship (Paid, Deadline Mar. 20, 2020)
  • Earthjustice (Washington, DC) – Policy and Legislation Internship Office of Policy and Legislation (Paid, Deadline Mar. 20, 2020)
  • Learning Policy Institute (Palo Alto, CA) – Policy and Research Internships (Paid, Deadline Mar. 20, 2020)
  • Potomac Institute for Policy Studies (Washington, DC) – ICTS Internships International Center for Terrorism Studies (Unpaid , Deadline Mar. 20, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program Kissinger Institute on China and the United States (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 20, 2020)
  • Urban Leaders (Atlanta, GA; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Indianapolis, IN; Kansas City, MO; New Orleans, LA; Nashville, TN; Oakland, CA; Tulsa, OK & Washington, DC) – Summer Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Mar. 21, 2020) Final Round
  • Potomac Institute for Policy Studies (Washington, DC) – S&T Policy Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 23, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program Canada Institute (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 24, 2020)
  • American Security Project (Washington, DC) – Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 27, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program Africa Program (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 30, 2020)
  • Children’s Defense Fund (Washington, DC) – Policy Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Mar. 31, 2020)
  • Peter G. Peterson Foundation (New York) – Research Internship (Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 31, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Research Assistant Internship Program (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline Mar. 31, 2020)
  • Arms Control Association (Washington, DC) – Research Internship (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Carter Center, The (Atlanta, GA) – Graduate Assistantships (Paid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Center for Economic and Policy Research (Washington, DC) – Domestic/International Internship Domestic & International Programs (Paid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020) International
  • Children’s Environmental Health Network (Washington, DC) – Internship (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Inter-American Foundation (Washington, DC) – Student Volunteer Service Program Various Offices (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC) (Washington, DC & Sacramento, CA) – Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Tax Foundation (Washington, DC) – Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program Middle East Program (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 1, 2020)
  • Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation (Washington, DC) – Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 3, 2020)
  • Inter-American Dialogue (Washington, DC) – Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 3, 2020)
  • Center for Economic and Policy Research (Washington, DC) – Domestic/International Internship Domestic & International Programs (Paid, Deadline Apr. 5, 2020) Domestic
  • Drug Policy Alliance (New York) – Research Intern Department of Research and Academic Engagement (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 6, 2020)
  • American Hellenic Institute (Washington, DC) – College Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline Apr.15, 2020)
  • AmfAR (Washington, DC) – The Allan Rosenfield, M.D. Internship and Fellowship Program (Paid, Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)
  • Business Executives for National Security (Washington, DC) – Stanley A. Weiss Research Associate Program (Paid, Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program China Environment Forum (Unpaid , Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program Urban Sustainability Laboratory (Unpaid, Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)

Fall

  • American Geosciences Institute (Alexandria, VA) – Geosciences Policy Internship (Paid, Deadline Apr. 15, 2020)

Rolling Deadlines:  At the top of Fellowship and Internships “Applications by Deadline” Table is a list of programs that hire on a “Rolling Basis.” This means the employer accepts and reviews applications as received, and may make hiring decisions on this timeframe. If you have an interest in such a program (and would seriously consider an offer, if extended), review the “Rolling Deadlines” list on a regular basis. We’ll remind you in each of these reminder emails.