Internship Program Details
Applications should demonstrate strong research and writing talents, excellent communication skills, and the inquisitiveness to undertake various research, writing, administrative, and computer projects.
Applicants must be distinguished college juniors or older. Recent college graduates, international students, and students pursuing an advanced degree are encouraged to apply. All interns must be authorized to be employed in the United States.
Subject to availability, the Institute provides its interns with housing and a stipend; it does not assist with travel other than getting to and from nearby airports.
Internships outside of the summer months will be considered based on the needs of the Institute.
Summer Research Internships
May-August (length flexible)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1st
Summer internships are generally full time, but the number of hours per week and number of weeks are flexible.
Participants in the Research intern program will be expected to assist researchers with their work when asked, as well as complete projects that are assigned. These could include research, data entry, and assisting with the Summer Fellowship Program.
Research interns will be allowed to participate in the Summer Fellowship Program when time permits – and are generally able to attend most lectures.
1. Send a current resume, a writing sample, and a statement of interest explaining why you would like to intern at AIER.
2. Mail an official transcript directly from your university AND two letters of recommendation from college professors or employers to the address below.
Applicants please send resume and cover letter indicating area of interest to the address below.
Fax: (413) 528-0103
Mail: Intern Coordinator
American Institute for Economic Research
PO Box 1000
Great Barrington, MA 01230-1000
AIER is an equal opportunity employer.