The Health Division at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is looking for summer interns at a graduate-level (currently seeking a Masters degree) in public policy, public health, public administration, business, economics, or a related field. Internships will be unpaid, and interns should expect to commit 40 hours weekly.
U.S. Citizenship is required. To apply, email your resume, transcript (unofficial is acceptable), and one to two page writing sample to HDOMBrecruiting@omb.eop.gov. Please note in your email that you are applying for a summer internship position. OMB will be accepting and reviewing applications on a rolling basis, so they recommend sending applications as soon as possible.
OMB recommends that interns who would like to be considered by the Health Division as well as other teams within OMB to apply to the central OMB process, with materials sent to OMB_Recruitment@omb.eop.gov. More information here: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/internships
Candidates must be strong multi-taskers, have excellent written and oral communications skills, and be able to work quickly and provide sound analysis in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should also have strong quantitative skills and experience and academic training in government, economics, and statistics. Knowledge of health policy, the Federal budget and appropriations process is preferred, but not required.
Responsibilities may include: