Open Positions

Hudson Institute is one of the oldest and most respected think tanks in the world. Founded in 1961 by Herman Kahn and headquartered in Washington D.C. Hudson has garnered local, national, and international acclaim with its hands-on research and offers a unique opportunity to work with Hudson researchers in policy areas.

Internship Program

Hudson Institute is one of the oldest and most respected think tanks in the world. Founded in 1961 by Herman Kahn and headquartered in Washington D.C. the Institute offers internships in our office in Washington, D.C. to undergraduates, graduates, and postgraduate students. Hudson has garnered local, national, and international acclaim with its hands-on research and offers a unique opportunity for its interns to work with Hudson researchers in policy areas such as Campaign Reform, Economic and Employment Policy, Middle East Studies, Philanthropy and Civic Renewal, National Security Studies, and Science in Public Policy.

Internship Program Duties

  • Hudson interns are required to devote a minimum of 15 hours per week in an unpaid capacity.
  • Fall, winter, spring, and summer internships are available each year.
  • Some programs hire interns on an as-needed basis, so please take a look at Hudson's interest areas to see if we do work in a field that interests you.
  • Unless specified below, to apply for a Hudson Institute Internship, please email a cover letter, résumé, and your area of interest to interncoordinator@hudson.org

Fellowship, Hudson Institute Political Studies

Offering top undergraduates a fellowship in political theory and practice.

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Project Specific Internship Positions

Center for Political-Military Analysis

The Center seeks non-resident ("telecommuting") interns year-round to help research and analyze a variety of policy issues.

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Intern, Obesity Solutions Initiative

Interns will work on policy proposals designed to address obesity via free-market forces, and on the development of position papers and analyses.

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International Development and Civil Society Internship – Spring 2016

Hudson Institute's Center for Global Prosperity's internship program is an exciting opportunity to research and write on an array of issues related to

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