Policy & Research
The resources below are a combination of general industry information as well as specific job and internship posting sites for this industry.
- Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies: Offers summer internships, fellowships and other programs designed to foster leadership in the Asian Pacific American community.
- Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program: Develops transatlantic leadership through programs in Germany.
- Carnegie Endowment for International Peace: A global network of policy research centers in Russia, China, Europe, the Middle East, and the U.S.
- Commonwealth Fund Fellowships in Public Policy: Provides opportunities to engage and study health care policy topics.
- Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Public Policy Fellowship Program: Offers fellowships to recent grads and those with graduate degrees.
- Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program: Offers opportunities associated with social justice projects worldwide.
- Fulbright Program for U.S. Students: More than 318,000 U.S. and international students have participated in this renowned international exchange program since 1946.
- NIRA World Directory of Think Tanks: Think tanks arranged by country. Issued by the National Institute for Research Advancement (Japan) and published in English.
- Policy Experts: includes an extensive list of think tanks, searchable by name, issue or location with contact information and links to websites if available.
Selected Professional Associations
A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Professional association websites can also offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.
- Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management: Offers student memberships for those enrolled in policy-related programs.
- Foreign Policy Association: Features a global job board for policy positions worldwide.