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.
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.
Attn: Internship Coordinator
Federal Reserve Board
Mail Stop 163
20th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20551
Phone: (800) 448-4894
Number of Interns: Less than 10
Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Unpaid, Varies
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students