IWP interns contribute to research projects with IWP faculty members, assist with institutional operations, and have the opportunity to audit a graduate-level class. Here, they share their experiences during the IWP internship program.
I had the IWP internship in mind when I was a junior in high school. I found it online and knew it would offer a beneficial experience in the fields of intelligence and national security. I never imagined that it would give me such a comprehensive look at my areas of study.Read More ›
My time as an intern at The Institute of World Politics has been unique thus far. In addition to assisting in general staff duties, or helping in the Skybox (IWP’s Events and Communications Office), the highlight of my experience has been working with the Counterterrorism Research team.Read More ›
As a senior at George Mason University looking to gain an inside look into the realm of Washington politics and international policy, I knew The Institute of World Politics was the exact organization that would further both my professional and academic goals in an intellectually stimulating manner.Read More ›
In November 2017, Midshipman Dean Williams of the Merchant Marine Academy visited IWP for a two-week internship. Below, he shares about his experience.Read More ›
The experience I received during The Institute of World Politics internship was one that not only went above and beyond my expectations, but also supported my progress toward reaching my full potential as both a professional and an individual.Read More ›