Global Policy Group®
selects a small number of interns to work on a full-
or part-time basis during the academic year and the
Interns are a vital part of the GPG team. They help
research and write papers and memos for clients and
perform other research tasks as needed. Internships
at GPG are substantive and not clerical positions.
Research topics for interns include U.S. regulatory,
legislative, and economic issues of interest to
our international business clients. Energy, environmental,
climate change, transportation, and international
trade issues are major focal points.
In addition to research and writing, interns at
times attend Congressional hearings, policy
briefings, or GPG client presentations and
A GPG internship provides solid value to graduate
students with interests in policy analysis and its
impact on business. Interns work closely with GPG’s
senior management team. Past interns have found
that their time at GPG complemented their academic
studies with real-world knowledge and experience.
GPG interns have gone on to work on Capitol Hill, in
the White House, and at the departments of State and
Treasury. Others have gone on to successful careers
in international development, business, law, and
Candidates should preferably be graduate students
with interest in and knowledge of economics,
politics, trade, or a related field. Equally
important are outstanding research, analytical, and
writing skills. Undergraduate internships are
GPG internships can be paid or set up as unpaid
internships linked to academic credit.
How to Apply
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please
send a cover letter, resume, and short writing
sample (3-4 pages) to
Please also include
the names of 2-3 references (professor and/or
current or recent employer).
We will contact contact you if we want to schedule