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Resources for the Future (RFF) Internship Program

RFF is a nonprofit group specializing in research, policy analysis, and public education on environmental, energy, and natural resource issues. Program is open to both U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. Internships begin in June and last for 10 weeks. Graduate students earn $375/week; undergraduates earn $350/week.

Candidates should display strong writing skills and a desire to analyze complex environmental policy problems amenable to interdisciplinary methods. The ability to work without supervision in a careful and conscientious manner is essential. Highly motivated candidates in the social and natural sciences with training in economics and quantitative methods, or with a keen interest in public policy, are encouraged to apply.

Priority consideration is given to graduate students. The program is open to both US and non-US citizens, provided that the latter have proper work and residency documentation.

Candidates in the natural and social sciences with training in economics and quantitative methods, or with a keen interest in public policy are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have strong writing skills and a desire to analyze complex environmental policy problems amenable to interdisciplinary methods.

Website:
http://www.rff.org/about/rff-summer-research-internship-program

Deadline:
late February-early March

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: At any stage

Graduate: At any stage

Award Type:
Internship
Research

Award Period:
Summer (Undergraduate)
Summer (Graduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Government/Public Policy, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Economics, Environment

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
August 23, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17