Internships and Fellowships for Public Policy

Are you a student or a recent alum interested in an internship or fellowship related to public policy?  This resource provides graduate and undergraduate students with an interest in public policy administration and analysis with resources for internships and after-graduation positions with think tanks, advocacy organizations, federal agencies and other institutions engaged in policy analysis and implementation.

The Handbook lists hundreds of programs in areas of policy such as health care, national security, civil rights, constitutional law, etc. Details about the programs include deadlines, desired applicant qualifications, the application and selection process. It describes each employer’s mission and organizational structure, provides links to employer web sites, deadline tables, and searches by city, topic area, and organization name.

To access this resource, please log into your Handshake profile at and select “Career Center” from the top dashboard and then select “Resources” from the drop down menu.