Upcoming Public Policy Internship & Fellowship Deadlines for 2Ls & 3Ls (Dec. 4, 2015)

The 2015-16 Government Honors and Internship Handbook and Public Policy Handbook (the “Handbooks”) are now available online. If you are interested in applying for a government or public policy position, we encouraged you to have your application materials reviewed by Denyse Demel, Government Career Counselor, at ddemel@law.utexas.edu.

Internships may be eligible for course credit. Visit the Experiential Learning: Internships page online to learn more. For programs with “Rolling Deadlines,” please review applications and apply early as these positions are filled on an ongoing basis.

For more information about opportunities below, as well as other positions, please visit the Government Honors and Internship Handbook:

Spring Internships

  • Environmental Law Institute (Washington, DC) – Research & Publications Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 10, 2015)
  • Goldwater Institute (Phoenix) – Ronald Reagan Fellows Internship Program (Paid, Deadline Dec. 10, 2015)
  • American Hellenic Institute (Washington, DC) – AHI College Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2015)
  • Center for the National Interest (Washington, DC) – Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2015)
  • New York City Mayor’s Office for International Affairs (New York) – Legal Affairs Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2015)

Summer Internships

  • Congressional Budget Office (Washington, DC) – Summer Internship (Unpaid, Deadline Mid-Dec.)
  • Center for Constitutional Rights (Boston, Miami, New Orleans & New York) – 2016 Ella Baker Summer Internship Program (Unpaid, Deadline Dec. 18, 2015 1Ls)
  • Deadline Extended for the following program: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (Washington, DC) – Congressional Internship Program (Paid, Rolling Until Jan. 22, 2016)


  • National Center on Philanthropy and the Law (New York) – Open Society Presidential Fellowship New York University School of Law (Paid, Deadline Dec. 11, 2015)
  • Society for Research in Child Development (Washington, DC) – 2015-2016 Congressional and Executive Branch Fellowship (Paid, Deadline Dec. 15, 2015)