Undergraduate Intern


NSI seeks an energetic, responsible intern for Summer ’23 to join our growing organization. In this position, you will be expected to learn the ins-and-outs of our daily routines and procedures. You will focus on learning how our organization runs.


  • Take notes and memos during meetings;
  • Research and develop policy research on timely and critical topics in support of NSI programming, events, publications, and podcasts;
  • Track legislative activity, including Congressional hearings, legislation, and news;
  • Provide event support, including mailings, communication, and day of and in person support;
  • Manage databases and input information, data, and records, including in support of NSI Fellows Program;
  • Monitor and track NSI fellows media engagement; and
  • Update and post supervised social media and website content; respond to web correspondence, social media posts, and email.

Required Qualifications:

  • Holds an undergraduate degree or currently enrolled in an undergraduate program;
  • Has a passion for national security and foreign policy;
  • Has knowledge of social media platforms;
  • Has Microsoft Office Suite; and
  • Has availability to work 10-20 hours.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree or current undergraduate program in international relations, political science, national security or a related field; and
  • Experience with WordPress, Canva, Tweet Deck, Hootsuite, Mailchimp and/or Audacity.


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