Transportation and Economic Development Intern

Job Type

Part Time Temporary



Application Deadline:



District of Columbia
United States


The National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) seeks a summer intern to support its transportation and economic development programs. NARC is a national nonprofit association that represents regional planning organizations. NARC promotes regional approaches to local problems in the areas of environment, transportation, economic development, and emergency preparedness. For more information, visit our website at


Transportation and Economic Development Intern

The successful candidate will work on legislative and policy issues related to NARC’s transportation and economic development programs. Responsibilities may include issue-based research, policy formulation, legislative analysis, congressional and administrative correspondence, website content development, congressional relations support, developing content for NARC’s weekly newsletters, and other duties as assigned.


NARC seeks an intern for 30 hours per week through the summer, with the possibility to extend depending on availability. A stipend is available.



The successful candidate will have excellent research and writing skills and attention to accuracy and detail. Strong interpersonal skills are a must to ensure the smooth operation of our small staff. A background in policy, local government, or related experience is a huge plus. Students or recent graduates preferred.


Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and a short writing sample to with the subject “Intern.” Please, no phone calls.