Jobs and Internships

Thank you for your interest in the Brookings Institution. Brookings is one of the oldest and most prominent research organizations, and we are proud of the opportunities we provide our researchers and staff.

Brookings is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, or other factors protected by law. To learn more, see our Statement on Diversity and Inclusion.

Because of recruiting volume, we regret that we can only accept applications for positions that are currently open and only those applicants who are selected for further discussions will be contacted.

Brookings Internship Information: Brookings offers three types of internships- paid, academic for credit and external sponsorship. Internships are generally offered during the summer, fall and spring semester. Paid internship postings are listed on the Brookings website. For all unpaid academic credit and external sponsorship internship opportunities, students should contact their college or university’s career center or third party academic program. To inquire or partner with The Brookings Institution on academic credit and external sponsorships, please send an email to

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Current Openings

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