Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program

Fellowship Information


The Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program offers internships in public policy located in Washington, DC, and at state-based policy organizations across the country.

Who Should Apply:

Undergraduate students, graduate students, law students, and recent graduates are eligible to apply. Successful Fellows hail from both large and small universities and they major in a variety of disciplines. Ideal candidates will have a demonstrated interest in public policy issues and in learning how a market-based approach might help solve social and economic problems. The program is open to students and recent graduates of all nationalities. Applicants are not required to be US citizens, nor are they required to have studied in the United States. We help non-US citizens, who are admitted into the program, obtain a work visa for the program’s duration.

Fellowship Benefits:

As one of 80 Koch Summer Fellows, you will work with others on research projects throughout the summer and make lifelong friends from among the many Fellows who share your interest in ideas. You will also join the network of more than 900 program alumni succeeding in policy, journalism, legal, business, and academic careers.

Program Duration:

10-week program: June 2 – August 10, 2013 Eight-week internship at a state, federal, or single-issue policy organization

Number & Amount Available:

$1,500 stipend plus housing assistance and a limited number of travel scholarships

Citizenship Requirements:
non-USA w/greencard
STEM Fields Only:
NC State Endorsement Required:

Student Information

Required GPA:
Academic Level:


Initial Deadline:
January 1st
NC State Campus Deadline:


National Deadline:
January 1st