SUMMER 2021 Brookings Research Internships

*New Opportunities Added* The Brookings Institution is a non-profit policy organization, based in Washington, DC, that works to solve problems facing society by conducting in-depth research. They address problems at a local, national, and global level. They are currently seeking interns for several of their projects. Interns will attend meetings, think-tanks, professional development workshops, and public Brookings events. Through this, the interns will work to assist with research for the individual projects as well as event coordination and providing administrative and communications support to the senior staff of the project. …

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SUMMER 2021 Data Science for Social Good Summer Projects

Data Science for Social Good is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to giving aspiring data scientist the opportunity to expand and develop their skill set through intensive training programs and by providing the opportunity to work with global non-profit organizations and government bodies. Fellows will work in small supervised teams to practice data mining, machine learning and create data science projects that will improve their services, interventions, and outreach. These summer projects allow for fellows to improve not only their skills and depth of knowledge, but to also make a real…

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SUMMER 2021 Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Y7 & Y20 Summits

*APPROACHING DEADLINE* The Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Fellowship is seeking delegates from the United States to attend the Y7 & Y20 Youth Summits. Both summits are week-long events that bring together young leaders from G7 and G20 countries, respectively, to debate global challenges and to develop policy solutions. See this previous blog post for more information on the fellowship and becoming a member. For more information on how to obtain a free year of membership, see this PDF. Y7 Summit | Deadline January 17th, 2021 11:59pm EST Hosted by…

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Research Intern, Freeman Chair in China Studies, CSIS (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS is seeking one full-time intern who can provide dedicated support for research on China’s domestic political system and foreign policy during the period from January 11, 2021 to April 16, 2021. This internship is remote and paid. The Freeman Chair is a leading source of insight and analysis on China’s evolving political system and the dynamics that impact its domestic policy agenda and external behavior. Our work focuses on five key areas leadership politics, policy- and decision-making, Party-state governance,…

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Spring 2021 Intern, Korea Chair, CSIS (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Office of the Korea Chair is devoted to building an active policy research program in Washington, DC on the Korean peninsula. The CSIS Korea Chair conducts independent policy research on issues critical to the United States, the Republic of Korea, and Asia more broadly; convenes public and private sector stakeholders in Washington and Seoul; and advances a greater understanding of Korean policy issues to policymakers and the public at large. Korea Chair interns gain experience in the areas of professional writing development, policy-research, data collection, and…

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Spring 2021 Intern, China Power Project, CSIS (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The CSIS China Power Project is seeking interns to support the program’s work. There are two (2) available positions for start dates in January 2021. Our project examines the evolving nature of Chinese power relative to other countries through quantitative and qualitative analysis. We publish data-driven features monthly on the ChinaPower research website (chinapower.csis.org). In addition to our work on Chinese power, our experts also conduct research on Chinese foreign and security policy, U.S-China relations, maritime security, cross-Strait relations, Taiwan-related foreign policy issues, and the broader Indo-Pacific…

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Transatlantic Defense and Security Intern, Center for European Policy Analysis (Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION CEPA seeks qualified and motivated recent grads and graduate students to participate in any of our seven internship programs offered during the Spring, Summer, and Fall in its Washington, DC office. Interns provide vital research and logistical support to their programs. Through CEPA internships, participants will gain valuable skills, knowledge, experience, and connections in the transatlantic community. Responsibilities: Assist with day-to-day program activities; Help with planning and implementing program/ team events, workshops, and webinars; Executive assistance and scheduling for program/ team staff; Provide support with research for…

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Research Intern, Strategic Technologies Program, CSIS (Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION CSIS seeks a research intern to support the Strategic Technologies Program. The Strategic Technologies Program conducts research on the social, economic, and security challenges created by emerging technologies to inform effective policy solutions and best practices. The Strategic Technologies Program is a leading voice on technology policy, partnering with the private sector and governments to provide pragmatic, data-driven analysis and recommendations written for a global audience. The Program’s research agenda includes cybersecurity; 5G networks and telecommunications; intelligence, surveillance, and privacy; data governance; artificial intelligence; emerging technology and…

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Intelligence Analyst Intern, Counterterrorism Group (Washington, DC)

Description The mission of the Counterterrorism Group (CTG) is to protect individuals, organizations, personnel and places against acts of terrorism. CTG professionals develop customized services and solutions that help deter, detect, and defeat terrorism. CTG is looking for a select group of individuals to become Counterterrorism Intelligence Analysts Interns. Counterterrorism Intelligence Analysts Interns assess foreign and domestic terrorist groups as well as lone wolf terrorists to identify specific threats, warn of and preempt attacks, disrupt their networks, and eventually defeat terrorist organizations or individuals focused on committing an act of…

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Science and Technology Innovation Program Intern, Wilson Center (Washington, DC)

The Science and Technology Innovation Program (STIP) focuses on bringing foresight to the frontier, exploring emerging technologies through vital conversations that are not just for scientists. Internships with STIP are designed to provide the opportunity for practical experience in science and technology in an environment that successfully combines scholarship with public policy. Interns will gain valuable experience in various projects including publication research and preparation, academic research, and administrative assignments in support of both STIP and Wilson Center activities. We recommend exploring our website first to determine if your research interests align with…

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