• Bureau/Office
    Office of Commissioner Brendan Carr
  • Internship Period(s)
    Each semester or summer.
  • General Duties
    FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr is seeking part-time and full-time student voluntary interns for the Washington, DC office beginning in January 2018. Interns will be given the opportunity to work on the full range of communications and technology topics handled by the Commission. Relevant issues may include:
    • Infrastructure deployment;
    • Universal service;
    • Competition;
    • Consumer Protection;
    • Spectrum;
    • Public Safety.
    Interns will assist the Commissioner, his legal advisors, and Chief of Staff with legal research, writing, and analysis. Interns may also participate in meetings with various stakeholder groups and help with external outreach such as drafting speeches and press statements.
  • Selection Criteria
    Candidates should be current law students and graduate students with strong academic credentials and interest in communications law (though experience is not required); and a commitment to public service.
  • COVID-19 Vaccination
    As required by Executive Order 14043, Federal employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee’s duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination by November 22, 2021 or before appointment or onboarding with the agency, if after November 22. The agency will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request of the agency a legally required exception from this requirement.
  • Send Application to
    Drema Johnson via email (Drema.Johnson@FCC.gov).
  • Application Should Include
    Resumé, cover letter, references, and most recent transcript.
  • Additional Information
    Multiple internship positions available.
  • Application Deadline
    Rolling.