About Federal Reserve Board

The Federal Reserve is the central banking system of the United States. Founded in 1913, the Fed polices U.S. financial institutions and safeguards the stability of the economy by setting monetary policy.

The Federal Reserve currently offers internship programs in its economic research divisions and information technology. Research internships are available in the areas of international finance, monetary affairs and research and statistics. Research interns assist Fed economists on an assigned project for the duration of the program. IT interns develop software for mainframe and workstation systems and assist staff in the installation of hardware and software.

Eligibility

Open to PhD candidates in economics, as well as undergraduate students majoring in economics, finance, math, statistics, computer science or other relevant disciplines. See website for more details.

Federal Reserve Board

  • Attn: Internship Coordinator
  • Federal Reserve Board
  • Mail Stop 163
  • 20th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
  • Washington, DC 20551
  • Phone: (800) 448-4894

Stats

  • Number of Interns: Less than 10
  • Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Unpaid, Varies
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students

Locations

  • Washington, DC