Find 2019 Internships in Washington, DC

Are you looking for an internship in Washington, DC? Internship opportunities bridge the gap between the educational and professional worlds, making it easier to transition from academic life into a career. In fact, 7 out of 10 internships result in a full time job offer, which means interning in Washington, DC can also serve as the foundation to landing a full time job after graduation. Many students find internships in their hometown, but they can also search for internship opportunities based primarily on location. There are tons of internship opportunities available in Washington, DC, so it's important to think about what kind of experience you're looking for and what you're hoping to get out of the internship as you're beginning your search. 

Thinking about moving to a new city after graduation? An internship in a new or unfamiliar city can provide hands on experience living in a city that captures your interest and will help you decide if launching a career in Washington, DC is the right choice for you.

Being an intern in Washington, DC can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Students can build a valuable network of colleagues and professional references that can help them get an internship or job in the future. If you’re not certain about where you want to live after graduation, then landing an internship in Washington, DC offers an opportunity for you to test drive the area before officially moving.

Ready to get started? Search for internships in Washington, DC below.

Internships in Washington, DC

Public Affairs Intern

paid internship | full time

Bose Public Affairs Group LLC

Washington, DC

1 days ago
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Bose Public Affairs Group LLC is accepting applications for interns during the Fall of 2019 for the firm’s downtown Washington, DC offices. The Bose Public Affairs Group is a full-service public affairs firm. Our Washington, DC office is a str...

Bose Public Affairs Group LLC

Washington, DC

1 days ago

Research Programs Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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Interns in the Division of Research Programs work on projects consistent with the scholarly mission of the Division. Prior interns have examined such things as emerging trends in a particular field or possible ways to classify institutions that suppo...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Public Programs Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The mission of the Division of Public Programs is to foster public understanding and appreciation of the humanities. We support high quality projects blending sound humanities scholarship with engaging presentation formats designed to provide rich le...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Publications Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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Humanities, an award-winning magazine, is seeking interns interested in the editorial aspects of magazine production: reporting, news and feature writing, photo research, and copyediting.Published by the National Endowment for the Humanities, th...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Preservation and Access Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The Division of Preservation and Access supports projects that preserve and create intellectual access to resources important to scholarship, education, and lifelong learning in the humanities. In accordance with that mission, the division provides l...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Library Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The NEH library holds reference collections (both digital and physical) for the use of NEH staff. It also provides interlibrary loan and other library functions, primarily to NEH staff members. The library also has an Institutional Repository (IR) th...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Grant Management Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The principal role of the Office of Grant Management (OGM) is to ensure uniform administration of grants and cooperative agreements throughout the agency, develop and implement related policy, and complement the knowledge of program staff with expert...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

General Counsel Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The General Counsel serves as the chief legal advisor to the Chairman, NEH staff, and the National Council on the Humanities. The General Counsel and his staff ensure that NEH’s activities comply with a broad range of Federal laws, including Federa...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Federal/State Partnership Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The Office of Federal/State Partnership brings humanities education, lifelong learning, and public humanities programming to communities across the country by providing general operating support grants to more than 50 state and territorial humanities...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

Education Programs Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The Division of Education Programs provides national leadership in the formal study of the humanities by creating and implementing programs to strengthen teaching and learning in the humanities at all levels of American education.Interns in the Divis...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago

EDSITEment Internship

unpaid internship | part time

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago
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The National Endowment for the Humanities’ EDSITEment team is currently looking for qualified applicants for the NEH’s Summer 2019 Internship Program. EDSITEment (edsitement.neh.gov) is a website sponsored by the NEH that offers teachers, st...

National Endowment for the Humanities

, DC

1 days ago