The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences

Internship Opportunity: Hoover Institution Summer Policy Boot Camp

Article Type 

Position Type: Undergraduate one-week residential immersion program

Location: Hoover Institution at Stanford University, CA

Program Dates: August 19, 2018 - August 25, 2018

Sector: Public Policy

Application Deadline: Early applications for the 2018 program are due February 1, 2018 ($50 application fee)
Applications for the 2018 program are due March 1, 2018 ($100 application fee).

Wage or benefits: The program is free of charge to accepted participants (including lodging and meals).  Attendees will be responsible for travel costs and incidentals.

Eligibility: Current sophomores, juniors or seniors or recent graduates

Desired Major or Interest: Public Policy

Internship website: 

Internship Obligations: HISPBC requires a 100% time commitment for the duration of the one-week program, including active collaboration with study groups outside of class.

Brief Description of Fellowship: Using a highly interactive, tutorial-style model designed to foster fact-based critical thinking on the most important policy issues, students will have a unique chance to interact directly with the faculty of Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, comprised of world-renowned scholars in economics, government, political science, and related fields.  Each half-day will be dedicated to one topic, chosen because of its immediate relevance to today’s and tomorrow’s challenges. Participants will collaborate through class discussions, study groups, and team projects that encourage diverse perspectives.

How to apply: To apply, visit the HISPBC online Application Form at

This is an internshipship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center. Such opportunities are posted in an effort to help students find a leave-term internship experience in public policy or a social sciences related area. Such postings do not constitute an endorsement by the Center of the political objectives of any one person or organization.

The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences