PSG Employers at the Fall Job and Internship Fair

Career Administrator

Planning to attend the Fall Job & Internship Fair Oct. 25th and 26th and hoping to find opportunities related to public service and government? Keep an eye out for the employers listed here! Additional details about the days and times each employer will be in attendance can be found on your Handshake account.

American Enterprise Institute

The American Enterprise Institute is a community of scholars and supporters committed to expanding liberty, increasing individual opportunity and strengthening free enterprise. AEI pursues these unchanging ideals through independent thinking, open debate, reasoned argument, facts and the highest standards of research and exposition. Without regard for politics or prevailing fashion, we dedicate our work to a more prosperous, safer and more democratic nation and world. AEI is a private, nonpartisan, not-for-profit institution dedicated to research and education on issues of government, politics, economics and social welfare. AEI’s purpose is to serve leaders and the public through research and education on the most important issues of the day. AEI research is conducted through seven primary research divisions: Economics, Foreign and Defense Policy, Politics and Public Opinion, Education, Health, Energy and the Environment and Society and Culture.

Bates White Economic Consulting

Bates White is a consulting firm offering services to law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies. We specialize in advanced economic and financial analysis and excel at complex matters that require sophisticated problem solving and deep empirical analysis. We are consistently ranked by Vault as a top 50 consulting firm.


The Central Intelligence Agency’s primary mission is to collect, evaluate, and disseminate foreign intelligence information to assist the President and senior US Government policymakers in making decisions related to national security. CIA carefully selects well-qualified people in nearly all fields of study. Science, engineering, economics, foreign languages, mathematics and computer specialist are but a few of the professionals continually in demand. Applicants can view all positions available on the website ( and must apply online to be considered for a position. Applicants must have US citizenship and the ability to successfully complete medical examinations and security procedures including a polygraph interview. All positions are located in the Northern Virginia area.


The DCinternships programs take place each summer and semester and are based in Washington, DC. Each program includes academic credit through George Mason University, an internship placement, furnished housing, guest lectures and site briefings as well as professional development and networking events. Program Areas • Public Policy + Economics • International Affairs • Journalism, Communication + PR • Community Leadership + Service • Business + Government Affairs • Leadership + the American Presidency

Enrichment Alliance of Virgina, Inc.

The Enrichment Alliance is an Educational non-profit working collaboratively in the community to enrich the out-of-school time of critically under-served children. Our vision is that all children, regardless of disability, income, language barriers, or distance from urban centers, will have access to enriching activities. We are particularly interested in recruiting paid interns for The Summer Inclusion Program, an collaborative project that provides support for children with special needs participating in mainstream summer program. Other, usually unpaid, internships in non-profit management and educational research are also available.

Federal Reserve Board - Human Resources

The Federal Reserve System is the central bank of the United States. It was founded by Congress in 1913 to provide the nation with a safer, more flexible, and more stable monetary and financial system. Over the years, its role in banking and the economy has expanded. Today, the Federal Reserve's duties fall into four general areas: conducting the nation's monetary policy by influencing the monetary and credit conditions in the economy in pursuit of maximum employment, stable prices, and moderate long-term interest rates supervising and regulating banking institutions to ensure the safety and soundness of the nation's banking and financial system and to protect the credit rights of consumers maintaining the stability of the financial system and containing systemic risk that may arise in financial markets providing financial services to depository institutions, the U.S. government, and foreign official institutions, including playing a major role in operating the nation's payments system

Fund for the Public Interest

Fund for the Public Interest is a national, nonprofit organization that runs campaigns for America’s leading environmental and public interest organizations. We launched the Fund in 1982 to help find ways to engage people on the most pressing problems of our day and turn that support into solutions. And now we run the nation’s largest and most effective canvassing and telephone membership operation. Our canvassers and callers talk to people one-on-one and through those interactions help make thousands, sometimes millions of people’s voices heard, through petitions, emails, small donations and meetings. That’s people power, and that’s what it takes to make a difference for the environment, for our democracy, and more. We work alongside groups such as U.S. PIRG, Environment America, Environmental Action and Fair Share on a wide range of campaigns, including protecting our environment, getting big money out of politics, stopping the overuse of antibiotics and investing in early childhood education. Fund for Equality is a project of Fund for the Public Interest that runs canvass offices on behalf of the Human Rights Campaign to help ensure equal rights for all LGBTQ Americans. Apply for a position today!

Hanover Research

Recently ranked 16th on the Washington Business Journal’s list of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in DC and 36th on the 2015 AMA Gold Top 50 Report, Hanover Research is a global information services firm providing knowledge support to both for-profit and non-profit organizations. Through our unique, fixed-fee model we deliver customized, timely, and authoritative research and advice enabling our clients to make informed decisions, identify and seize opportunities, and heighten their effectiveness. We are dedicated to finding new, creative ways of solving each of the unique challenges faced by our clients, generating insights and solutions that drive client success and deliver unparalleled value. Our services include surveys, data analysis, bench-marking, environmental scans, and new market exploration. By enthusiastically fostering an environment of respect, encouragement, and support, we empower our clients and employees to seize opportunities for growth, impact, and advancement.

International Christian Concern

International Christian Concern (ICC) is a Washington DC area nonprofit (501 c3) devoted to providing assistance, advocacy, and awareness for the worldwide persecuted Christian Church.

Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program

Founded in 1987, the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program has sent more than 60,000 global participants (including over 32,000 Americans) to work in schools, boards of education, and government offices throughout Japan. What makes JET unique is that it is the only teaching exchange program managed by the government of Japan. With more than 40 countries around the world participating in JET, this program offers a unique cultural exchange opportunity to meet people from all around the world, living and working in Japan. Before departing for Japan and upon return, there are a number of JET alumni organizations that host social, volunteer and professional development activities to help individuals through the transition process. Becoming a JET puts you in an elite network of incredible individuals. Join us for the adventure of a lifetime!

SEO Career

SEO Career is the nation’s premier professional development program providing Black, Hispanic, and Native American undergrads with pre-internship development, training, and access to internships across multiple lines of business. SEO Career currently partners with over 45 companies offering summer internships nation-wide and has a 35+ year track record of matching talent with opportunity.  More than 80% of recent interns received full-time employment offers from SEO partners—all of which are Fortune 500 companies. Since inception, more than 7,000 SEO Career interns have been placed with our partner firms. Notable SEO Career alumni include Cesar Conde, Chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises; Carla Harris, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley (named one of Fortune magazine’s 50 Most Powerful Black Executives); and The Honorable Julián Castro, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. In 2016, 305 interns were placed at 63 partners in 33 cities across the United States.

Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc.

For almost 90 years, Monticello has been maintained and kept open to the public by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc., which owns over 2,500 acres of Jefferson's 5,000-acre plantation. As a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 corporation, the Foundation receives no ongoing federal, state, or local funding in support of its dual mission of preservation and education. In 1923, Monticello was purchased by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, a private nonprofit corporation and was opened as a public attraction in 1924. Since then, the Foundation has instituted numerous research and educational programs and major restoration and renovation projects, and Monticello has attracted more than 27 million people. Today, the Thomas Jefferson Foundation remains committed to a twofold mission: preservation -- to conserve, protect, and maintain Monticello in a manner which leaves it enhanced and unimpaired for future generations -- and education -- to interpret and present Thomas Jefferson to the widest possible audiences, including scholars and the general public. Monticello is a National Historic Landmark and the only house in the United States designated a UNESCO World Heritage site.

US Dept of State - Bureau of Diplomatic Security

As the lead U.S. foreign affairs agency, the U.S. Department of State represents the United States at more than 270 diplomatic locations around the world, including embassies, consulates, and missions to international organizations. The Department is responsible for selecting and hiring employees who accomplish America's mission of diplomacy at home and around the world, including Foreign Service Officers, Foreign Service Specialists and Civil Service professionals. The Department offers a number of programs, including internships, fellowships, and full time career opportunities (overseas, in Washington, D.C. and in other cities throughout the United States). All U.S. Department of State careers and internships require U.S. citizenship. The U.S. Department of State is an equal opportunity employer.

United States Peace Corps

The Peace Corps is a service opportunity for motivated changemakers to immerse themselves in a community abroad, working side by side with local leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges of our generation.

Venture for America

Venture for America is a two-year fellowship program for recent college graduates interested in entrepreneurship and working in a fast-paced, innovative startup environment. VFA Fellows interview with vetted company partners across 18 U.S. cities with emerging startup ecosystems. After securing the right full-time, salaried job, Fellows train for five weeks with world-class business leaders and entrepreneurs to build the skills they’ll need to succeed in a startup environment and as founders. Throughout the fellowship, they learn how to contribute to a high-growth business and gain access to mentorship, ongoing training, and the nationwide VFA community. When Fellows and alumni are ready to build companies of their own, whenever that may be, VFA provides the resources they need to become entrepreneurs. Our goal is to help the next generation become leaders capable of launching their own companies, creating opportunities for themselves and others, and adding value to their local communities.