Scholarship and Employment Information




The American Enterprise Institute's 2020 Summer Honors Program Now Accepting Applications

November 26, 2019

The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) is accepting applications for the 2020 Summer Honors Program, a fully-funded educational and leadership development program in Washington, DC. All applicants are primarily considered for the one-week program. However, they may also apply for the Summer Honors Academy, a five-week program that immerses a select group of students more deeply into the research and mission of AEI. Check out the website for more information:



Sibylline Seeks to Hire an Intelligence Analyst with Latin-American Expertise

November 21, 2019

Sibylline Americas is looking to hire an intelligence analyst in Miami, Austin, or Washington, D.C., focused on Latin American criminal organizations by the end of the year. The candidate must have the following:

  • More than 5 years (preferably 7 years) of professional experience analyzing Latin American criminal organizations.
  • Spanish language fluency - in reading and writing. Must also be able to communicate in English.
  • Deep understanding of analyzing and identifying criminal organizational structure and dynamics.
  • Experience with threat assessment or tracking violence.
  • Experience with trend analysis and argumentation.
  • Be a team player.
  • Be comfortable with remote management and quickly changing priorities.

Contact the Intelligence Studies Project at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details.



National Counterterrorism Center - Entry Level Vacancy Announcements

October 31, 2019 

The Office of the Director of National Intelligence/National Counterterrorism Center has posted two vacancy announcements:

994588-Data Scientist - GS-8 to GS-9

994587-All-Source Intelligence Officer - GS-8 to GS-9

Both vacancies close November 11. 

The organization has recently joined many intelligence community partners in posting vacancies on Applicants must apply via this website. Read the vacancy announcement instructions carefully. Applicants will have to both build an online profile as well as attach documents (a cover letter and resume.) For first time users of, allow an hour to complete the application process. You can contact the NCTC Talent Team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your attached documents as a backup if you experience any trouble uploading your files. However, please note an application will only be considered complete if submitted via




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Pathways Programs for Students and Recent Graduates  

The Pathways Program offers federal internship and employment opportunities for current students, recent graduates and those with an advanced degree.


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Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF)

The PMF Program is a flagship leadership development program at the entry level for advanced degree candidates. It was created more than three decades ago by Executive Order and has gone through many changes over the years. The Program attracts and selects the best candidates possible, but is really designed with a more narrow focus - developing a cadre of potential government leaders.

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US Intelligence Community

The Intelligence Community (IC) offers students a wide variety of excellent programs to get a jumpstart on a career in intelligence. The search portal allows students to choose the type of opportunity they are interested in and will match the search with IC needs.

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National Security Agency (NSA) 

Take advantage of NSA’s student programs to learn more about NSA, deepen your knowledge of your career field, and collect a paycheck or scholarship money. NSA offers internships, scholarships, a co-op program and more. Search for the perfect opportunity for you based on your education level and field of interest. NSA selects most of its student program candidates up to a year in advance, which means your application will be due at least nine months before you start, so don't forget to plan ahead!


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Central Intelligence Agency

The CIA offers internships, Cooperative Education (Co-op) programs and scholarship programs, which are offered throughout the year in Washington, DC.


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Federal Bureau of Investigation

FBI offers a variety of programs, internships, and entry-level career options for students at every education level.


Please visit the Clements Center's Internship and Fellowship Database for more student opportunities in intelligence and national security.


Click here for an archive of past opportunities.