Internship Application

Submissions for this form are closed.

Thank you for your interest in interning at the National Academy of Social Insurance. In addition to completing the form below, you must include the following with your application:

  • A one-page cover letter that explains your interest in the internship program and answers the following questions:
    • In your own words, how would you define social insurance and its role in your family’s life?
    • To what extent have you studied social insurance programs?
    • What special skills or qualifications will you bring to your placement?
    • On what types of assignments do you perform best? (e.g. research, writing, statistics, computer applications, organizing etc.)
    • How will this experience relate to your future career plans?
  • A resume;
  • An official transcript;
  • Three professional and/or academic written letters of recommendation with contact information; and
  • A five to ten page writing sample which reflects the type and quality of work you have done.

Mail your complete application to:

Internship Programs
National Academy of Social Insurance
1200 New Hampshire Ave., NW, Suite 830
Washington, DC 20036

The Academy will begin accepting applications for the summer internship program in December. Application and materials must be received by February 1.

For additional information, contact the Academy's Internship Coordinator at (202) 243-7283 or by e-mail at