Upcoming Public Policy Internship and Fellowship Deadlines

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The following government programs have deadlines coming up in the next few weeks.  Details of these programs are provided in the 2015-16 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at arizonahandbooks.com/u/nyupilc

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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.


  • National Center on Philanthropy and the Law (New York) – Open Society Foundations Fellowship in Nonprofit Law Office of General Counsel New York University School of Law (Paid, Deadline Dec. 11, 2017)
  • Society for Research in Child Development (Washington, DC) – 2018-2019 Congressional and Executive Branch Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2017)
  • Changelab Solutions (Oakland) – 2018 Legal Fellow Program (Paid, Deadline Dec. 22, 2017)




  • College Board, The (Washington, DC) – Public Policy Intern – Graduate Level Global Policy & Advocacy Division (Paid, Deadline Dec. 8, 2017)
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Washington, DC) – Internship Program China Environment Forum (Unpaid , Deadline Dec. 8, 2017)
  • Drug Policy Alliance (New York) – Public Policy and Campaign Intern (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 10, 2017)
  • Goldwater Institute (Phoenix) – Ronald Reagan Fellows Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Dec. 10, 2017)
  • American Hellenic Institute (Washington, DC) – AHI College Intern Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2017)
  • Millennium Challenge Corporation (Washington, DC) – Student Volunteer Intern Program Department of Policy and Evaluation (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 20, 2017)
  • Secular Coalition for America (Washington DC) – Legislative Internship Policy Department (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 22, 2017)
  • Oceana (Washington, DC) – Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec.30, 2017)


  • Brennan Center for Justice – New York University School of Law (DC & New York) – Legal Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2017)
  • Center for Constitutional Rights (New York) – Ella Baker Summer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2017) 1Ls
  • Equal Justice Society (Oakland) – Law Clerk Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2017)
  • American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) (Nationwide, Except DC) – Summer Law Student Union Internship (Paid, Deadline Dec. 18, 2017) 2Ls
  • Education Pioneers (Nationwide) – Education Pioneers Summer Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Dec. 18, 2017)
  • Food and Drug Administration, U.S. (Washington, DC) – Internship Program Office of Policy (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 31, 2017)
  • Legal Momentum (New York) – Legal Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 31, 2017) 2Ls
  • National Center for Transgender Equality (Washington, DC) – Andrew S. Cray Law Fellowships, Legal Internships, And Post-Graduate Legal Fellowships (Paid & Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 31, 2017)
  • Urban Leaders (Atlanta, Denver, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Indianapolis, Oakland, New Orleans, Kansas City, Nashville, & DC) – Summer Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Dec. 31, 2017) First Round