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Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 months ago(5/18/2020 5:32 PM)
Bestselling author and columnist Jonah Goldberg writes on US politics and culture as a fellow at AEI. One of the most prominent conservative political commentators today, Goldberg frequently appears on television and radio, and his syndicated columns are circulated widely across the country. Interns will conduct research on a large range of policy-related topics to assist Goldberg with his columns, lectures, and media appearances. The ability to assist with the production of his podcast, “The Remnant with Jonah Goldberg,” is also of great benefit. The ideal candidate will either possess strong research, editing, and writing skills or will show a willingness to learn them, as well as a demonstrated interest in US politics, culture, and the media.    Fall 2020 Intern Scholarship In the fall of 2020, AEI will offer up to six intern candidates a $1,000 monthly living stipend as part of a need-based scholarship program. Our hope is to allow students who would not be able to do so without financial assistance to reap the academic, professional, and personal benefits of interning at AEI. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday, July 24. To apply for the scholarship, please click here.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates for these internships will generally possess a 3.4 GPA from a top ranking college or university. AEI’s fall 2020 internship program will be conducted fully remotely. There will be two start dates for the fall program — September 14 and September 21 — and the program will run for 10–12 weeks.
ID
2020-1426
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 months ago(5/18/2020 5:21 PM)
Resident Scholar Katharine Stevens leads AEI’s early childhood program, focusing on the research, policy, and politics of early care and education for children from birth through age 5. In particular, her work focuses on the role of early learning in advancing opportunity for disadvantaged children; the role of high-quality childcare in increasing mobility of working families and enabling two-generation human capital development, especially in disadvantaged communities; how brain science can best inform early childhood policy; and how federal programs can advance state-level innovation and leadership in early childhood.    An intern in early childhood department will assist with research and editing, event planning, and administrative tasks associated with this growing program. The ideal candidate will have strong research abilities; attention to detail; an interest in early childhood and family policy; curiosity and willingness to learn; strong interpersonal skills; and the ability to multitask and learn and adapt to a multitude of tasks, projects, and research topics.    Fall 2020 Intern Scholarship In the fall of 2020, AEI will offer up to six intern candidates a $1,000 monthly living stipend as part of a need-based scholarship program. Our hope is to allow students who would not be able to do so without financial assistance to reap the academic, professional, and personal benefits of interning at AEI. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday, July 24. To apply for the scholarship, please click here.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates for these internships will generally possess a 3.4 GPA from a top ranking college or university. AEI’s fall 2020 internship program will be conducted fully remotely. There will be two start dates for the fall program — September 14 and September 21 — and the program will run for 10–12 weeks.
ID
2020-1420
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 months ago(5/18/2020 3:59 PM)
Robert Doar is the president and Morgridge Scholar at AEI. The office of the president works to support the work of all of AEI’s scholars and promote our fundamental values of limited government, economic opportunity, and a strong American role in the world to audiences around the country. The executive office is seeking an intern to assist with research, writing, and administrative support as needed. Internship duties will include research on disparate topics in American politics, welfare policy, and poverty; data-based research on social services programs, including cash welfare, food assistance, and employment programs; creating and formatting charts, graphic displays, and tables; helping organize and staff events related to the executive office; and occasional assistance with administrative tasks.   The ideal candidate will have an exceptional academic background in political science, economics, statistics, political history, or a related field; strong analytic and research skills; and experience with policy-based writing and political communications. Applicants should have a strong interest in the politics of the American social safety net, entitlement programs, and welfare system.   Fall 2020 Intern Scholarship In the fall of 2020, AEI will offer up to six intern candidates a $1,000 monthly living stipend as part of a need-based scholarship program. Our hope is to allow students who would not be able to do so without financial assistance to reap the academic, professional, and personal benefits of interning at AEI. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday, July 24. To apply for the scholarship, please click here.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates for these internships will generally possess a 3.4 GPA from a top ranking college or university. AEI’s fall 2020 internship program will be conducted fully remotely. There will be two start dates for the fall program — September 14 and September 21 — and the program will run for 10–12 weeks.  
ID
2020-1401
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 months ago(5/18/2020 3:22 PM)
AEI’s online communications department manages website content, social media accounts, and content marketing strategy in the digital world. This position will assist team members with search engine optimization (SEO) and website editing for AEI.org on WordPress; create and design image callouts for social media campaigns and webpages; perform maintenance in WordPress backend; and research metrics for website performance indicators. Qualified candidates will participate in the team’s project planning and are encouraged to drive their own projects. The ideal candidate is entrepreneurial, passionate about social media, creative, and comfortable in taking initiative in a fast-paced environment.   Fall 2020 Intern Scholarship In the fall of 2020, AEI will offer up to six intern candidates a $1,000 monthly living stipend as part of a need-based scholarship program. Our hope is to allow students who would not be able to do so without financial assistance to reap the academic, professional, and personal benefits of interning at AEI. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday, July 24. To apply for the scholarship, please click here.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates for these internships will generally possess a 3.4 GPA from a top ranking college or university. AEI’s fall 2020 internship program will be conducted fully remotely. There will be two start dates for the fall program — September 14 and September 21 — and the program will run for 10–12 weeks.
ID
2020-1393
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 months ago(5/18/2020 3:15 PM)
The accounting department at AEI oversees the budget and operations of the organization. This internship position provides a hands-on opportunity to learn about the nonprofit financial environment. Interns will assist with the day-to-day activities, account analysis schedules, preparation of detail account schedules for the annual financial audit and tax filing, account payables and account receivables, financial reports, and other accounting processes as required. The ideal intern candidate is a great team player, organized, and detail oriented and has a strong knowledge of Excel. Previous experience with nonprofit accounting is preferred but not required.   Fall 2020 Intern Scholarship In the fall of 2020, AEI will offer up to six intern candidates a $1,000 monthly living stipend as part of a need-based scholarship program. Our hope is to allow students who would not be able to do so without financial assistance to reap the academic, professional, and personal benefits of interning at AEI. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday, July 24. To apply for the scholarship, please click here.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates for these internships will generally possess a 3.4 GPA from a top ranking college or university. AEI’s fall 2020 internship program will be conducted fully remotely. There will be two start dates for the fall program — September 14 and September 21 — and the program will run for 10–12 weeks. 
ID
2020-1389

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