Global Innovation Policy Fellow, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), a Washington, DC-based think tank, is seeking a policy fellow to conduct research on global innovation and digital trade policy issues in the fall of 2020, starting on or after September 1, 2020. The ideal applicant should have a demonstrated interest in the intersection of technological innovation and global trade policy, as well as exceptional research and writing abilities. Students with strong interest in trade and innovation policy issues are especially encouraged to apply. The position is available on a…

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Congressional Policy Internship, Millennial Action Project (Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION An ideal candidate has experience writing policy briefs for elected officials, think tanks or other organizations, and conducting in-depth research on various public policies concerning Millennials. This intern is always informed about current events in US federal politics, and will support MAP in generating fact-based talking points for various media and policy opportunities. Experience with synthesizing large amounts of information into condensed analysis for quick comprehension is strongly preferred QUALIFICATIONS Passion for Millennials in politics and/or future-focused ideas Hardworking, entrepreneurial spirit Acute attention to detail Strong research…

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Fall 2020 Internship, The COEFFICIENT Group (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION COEFFICIENT is a strategic consulting practice that combines legal, government relations, and corporate advisory services specialized in managing energy and environmental risks and investments. The firm merged decades of bipartisan policy, investment, and legal expertise in energy, climate, environment, and financial markets to address growing corporate demands to balance policy uncertainty and technological innovation with sustainability goals. The Intern will report directly to the COEFFICIENT Partners, and will support the larger team with operations, business development, and project deliverables. The main focus of the Intern’s responsibilities will…

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Student Internship, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (Washington, DC)

NGA views student employees as our future workforce; therefore, work assigned to students is professional in nature and is conducted in a learning environment that provides each student real-world experience and an opportunity to be evaluated for potential long-term employment. Student Internship assignments are open to associate, undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students and are based on entry-level professional job descriptions, which will involve a great deal of independent and team oriented work under the guidance of a supervisor and mentors. Students who perform successfully and meet program requirements are invited…

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East Asia Research Intern, Quincy Institute (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Quincy Institute (QI) Internship Program provides an opportunity for undergraduate, graduate students, and recent graduates from diverse backgrounds to engage in career exploration and development. The mission of QI’s Internship Program is to provide students and recent graduates a meaningful and practical work experience related to the student’s field of study or career interest. Interns will have the opportunity to attend internal meetings, attend external as well as QI events online or in-person (pandemic permitting). This is a paid part-time position (15-19 hours/week) from early September…

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National Security Alumni Network Internship, Foundation for Defense of Democracies (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) is a nonpartisan policy institute dedicated exclusively to promoting pluralism, defending democratic values, and fighting the ideologies that threaten democracy.  The organization was founded shortly after 9/11 by a group of visionary philanthropists and policymakers to engage in the worldwide war of ideas and to support the defense of democratic societies under assault by terrorism and militant Islamism.  FDD combines policy research, investigative journalism, strategic communications, and democracy and counterterrorism education. Based in downtown Washington, D.C., the Foundation for Defense of…

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Policy Internship, Consortium for Ocean Leadership (Remote; Washington, DC)

Given the ongoing situation around COVID-19, some of these responsibilities will shift to ensure the safety and security of the intern (e.g., not attending hearings in person). For the near future, COL staff are working remotely so the intern may work from any location. There may ultimately be travel to D.C. if appropriate. The policy internship is designed to further professional development for current or recently graduated students through work with COL’s Public Affairs team. The intern learns about the federal legislative process and becomes more familiar with current science…

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Fall Internship, Office of Congressman Ken Buck (Washington, DC)

The Washington D.C. office of Congressman Ken Buck (CO-04) is currently accepting internship applications for the Fall of 2020. Typical duties will include answering phones, researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attending virtual hearings and briefings, and answering constituent letters on a variety of issues. The ideal candidate for this paid internship will be team-oriented and have strong written and verbal communication skills. Students and recent graduates interested in learning more about our country’s legislative process are encouraged to apply. The Congressman sits on the Judiciary Committee and…

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Civic Digital Fellowship, Coding it Forward (Remote)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Civic Digital Fellowship is a first-of-its-kind internship program for innovative students to solve pressing problems in federal agencies. Civic Digital Fellows are mission-driven software engineers, data scientists, product managers, and designers who innovate at the intersection of technology and public service. For the first time ever, we’re launching a Fall Fellowship in response to the effects of COVID-19 on university campuses. The Fall Fellowship will take place virtually from October to December. Just like our in-person Fellowship, students will receive a competitive stipend ($6,000+), one-on-one mentorship, and…

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Spring 2021 Intern, White House Internship Program (Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The White House Internship Program is a public service leadership program that provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office, and prepare them for future public service opportunities. While interns’ responsibilities and tasks vary by department, all interns are united through weekly events, including a speaker series and professional development opportunities. Most importantly, the internship experience emphasizes community, and interns participate in service projects at…

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