2022 Summer Internship (Graduate Students)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington, D.C
Posted
Jan 19, 2022
Closes
Jan 27, 2022
Hours
Full Time
Duties

Students must be pursuing graduate academic programs in economics, public policy, health policy, mathematics, statistics, or a related field. Those pursuing a MBA will not be considered this year. CBO is also unable to consider undergraduate students for the summer internship program. All CBO summer internships require solid writing skills and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Familiarity with computer programming, statistics, econometrics, and other quantitative methods is desirable. Ideal candidates also have exceptional interpersonal and analytical skills. U.S. citizens are eligible for consideration, as are noncitizens who are permanent residents of the United States and seeking citizenship. Before applying, noncitizens should refer to CBOs information about citizenship requirements or contact careers@cbo.gov to determine employment eligibility.

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • US citizenship or current permanent residents seeking citizenship


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Tier One Background Investigation

Qualifications

Students must submit a cover letter, a résumé, contact information for two references (who may know the applicant either from academic work or from employment), and an unofficial copy of transcripts that include coursework for the spring semester. First-year graduate students must submit both an undergraduate transcript and a graduate transcript.

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Students must be pursuing graduate academic programs in economics, public policy, health policy, mathematics, statistics, or a related field. Those pursuing a MBA will not be considered this year. CBO is also unable to consider undergraduate students for the summer internship program. All CBO summer internships require solid writing skills and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Familiarity with computer programming, statistics, econometrics, and other quantitative methods is desirable. Ideal candidates also have exceptional interpersonal and analytical skills. U.S. citizens are eligible for consideration, as are noncitizens who are permanent residents of the United States and seeking citizenship. Before applying, noncitizens should refer to CBOs information about citizenship requirements or contact careers@cbo.gov to determine employment eligibility.

Education

EDUCATION:

Must be enrolled in a graduate degree program either as a masters or PhD degree seeking student. Students enrolled in the following programs or related programs - economics, public policy, statistics, or math may be a good match.
Legal Intern will be posted under a separate announcement.

Additional information

This job is being filled by an alternative hiring process and is not in the competitive civil service.