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Internship at Office of Science and Technology Policy

OSTP Policy Internship Program—Summer 2015

Megan Smith has impacted The Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)  in just the short months she was appointed by President Obama last August 2014.  She has always been inspiring to everyone, but now inspiring us to participate and contribute through civic service in our government.

The Office of Science and Technology Policy is currently accepting applications for its Summer 2015 Policy Internship Program. The application deadline is 11:59pm Sunday, March 15.  Students who are U.S. citizens and who will be actively enrolled during the Fall 2015 semester are welcome to apply.

Why intern at OSTP? Learn …

  • How to improve citizen services and government outcomes
  • How to liberate government data for the purposes of fueling innovation and economic growth
  • How technology improves our Nation’s technical capabilities for disaster response
  • How government uses technology to fight against human trafficking

More information and application instructions are available at




About OSTP.  The Office of Science and Technology Policy advises the President on the effects of science and technology on domestic and international affairs. The office serves as a source of scientific and technological analysis and judgment for the President with respect to major policies, plans and programs of the Federal Government.


About the Internship Program.  Interns are accepted for one of three annual terms (Spring, Summer, or Fall), which each last no more than 90 days. While these positions are without compensation, the assignments provide educational enrichment, practical work experience, and network opportunities with other individuals in the science and technology policy arena.


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