The Henry Jackson Society offers a variety of internships aimed at politically-minded, enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals. Our internships offer a valuable immersion into the world of international relations and are designed to foster career development.
Internship programmes are available within the Society’s communications, events department and within the research centres.
Please include the following information using application below.
- Your CV
- A one page covering letter including a brief description of why you want to undertake an internship at the Henry Jackson Society
- An original writing sample (maximum 1,000 words). – See further information below
Please note, we may not be able to respond to all applicants who have applied.
The writing sample in particular is used to judge how well you are able to convey your thoughts and potentially, complex issues. The sample could be an op-ed, a blog post, a university essay, or a small part of a larger piece of work (e.g., a dissertation).
Internships can be undertaken on a full-time or part-time basis, and usually last for a duration of up to three months. They are offered on a flexible basis so that individuals can, for example, fit their internship around part-time work, studies, or other commitments. Some internships can be conducted remotely, please ensure to state your preference in your application.
Applicants applying from outside the UK should ensure that they have met any necessary visa requirements prior to submitting their application, and that they will be able to secure their own accommodation in London if successful.