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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. We’ll remind you in each of these reminder emails.


  • 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 Jan. 11, 2019)
  • Congressional Hunger Center (Washington, DC) – Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program (Paid, Deadline Jan. 14, 2019)
  • New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (New York) – Urban Fellows Program (Paid, Deadline       Jan. 14, 2019)
  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (Washington, DC) – Graduate Fellowship Program (Paid, Deadline Jan. 15, 2019)
  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (Washington, DC) – Public Policy Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Jan. 15, 2019)
  • Sabin Center for Climate Change Law – Columbia Law School (New York) – Fellowship in Climate Change (Paid, Deadline Rolling Basis Until Jan. 15, 2019)
  • City and County of San Francisco (San Francisco) – San Francisco Fellows Program (Paid, Deadline Jan. 27, 2019)
  • National Security Education Program (Washington, DC) – 2019-20 Boren Fellowship Program Boren Awards for International Education (Paid, Deadline Jan. 30, 2019)
  • Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (Washington, DC) – James Marshall Public Policy Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019)

Federal Government – Summer 2019

  • Executive Office of the President (Washington, DC) – White House Internship Program Office of Administration, Various Placements (Unpaid, Deadline Jan. 11, 2019)
  • Executive Office of the President (Washington, DC) – OSTP Policy Internship Program Office of Science and Technology Policy (Unpaid, Deadline Jan. 20, 2019) Legal
  • Health and Human Services, Department Of (Atlanta) – Administrative and Communication Internships & Externships Public Health Law Program | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Unpaid, Deadline Jan. 31, 2019)

Policy Internships – Summer 2019

  • Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (DC) – CNS Washington DC Internships James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (Paid, Deadline Jan. 15, 2019)
  • Truman Center for National Policy (Washington, DC) – Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Rolling Basis Beginning 01/15/19)
  • American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) (Nationwide, Except DC) – Summer Law Student Union Internship (Paid, Deadline Jan. 18, 2018)
  • Changelab Solutions (Oakland) – Summer Legal Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Jan. 18, 2018) Second Round
  • Trade and Development Agency, U.S. (Arlington, VA) – Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Jan. 20, 2019)
  • Heritage Foundation, The (Washington, DC) – Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Jan. 21, 2019)
  • Legal Momentum (New York) – Legal Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Jan. 31, 2019)
  • National Public Radio (Washington, DC) – General Counsel’s Legal Internship/Externship Program (Unpaid, Deadline End of Jan.)
  • Udall Foundation (Washington, DC) – Native American Congressional Internship (Paid, Deadline Jan. 31, 2019)
  • Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (Washington, DC) – Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019)
  • Children’s Defense Fund (Washington, DC) – Policy Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019)
  • Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies (Washington, DC) – Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019)
  • National Health Law Program (Chapel Hill, DC & LA) – Legal Internship (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019)
  • National Immigration Law Center (Los Angeles & Washington, DC) – Law and Policy Internships (Unpaid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019) LA
  • Urban Leaders (Atlanta, Denver, Dallas, Indianapolis, Oakland, New Orleans, Kansas City, Nashville, & DC) – Summer Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Feb. 1, 2019) Second Round