Jr. Fellows

The National Defense Industrial Association Junior Fellows Program

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About NDIA:

The National Defense Industrial Association drives strategic dialogue in national security by identifying key issues and leveraging the knowledge and experience of its military, government, industry, and academic members to address them. NDIA, comprised of its affiliates, chapters, and divisions, with 1,650 corporate and 85,000 individual members, is a non-partisan, non-profit, educational association designated as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization - not a lobby firm - and was founded to educate its constituencies on all aspects of national security.

Junior Fellows Program Highlights:

  • Contribute research, writing, and technical expertise (as appropriate) to regulatory filings, policy papers, congressional activities, and other projects;
  • Conduct in-depth research and writing on a variety of topics;
  • Drafting blog posts, talking points, press releases, congressional hearing summaries, and other documents;
  • Gain exposure to industry leaders in defense, public policy, contracting, nonprofit organizations, and government.

Eligibility Criteria:

Participants must be a graduate-level student in international affairs, public policy, public affairs, economics, law, or an equivalent program, be in good academic standing and express interest in defense policy.

To Apply:

Email your resume and letter of interest to Regulatory@NDIA.org

The NDIA Junior Fellows position is unpaid, but full class credit can be provided in coordination with faculty. Reimbursement of all incidentals provided.