Open Positions

Telecommunications and Technology Policy Analyst

The Competitive Enterprise Institute seeks a Telecommunications and Technology Policy Analyst to primarily focus on telecommunications policy with forays into timely tech policy issues. This includes filing comments, publishing op-eds, writing longer papers, participating in events and in media on spectrum, 5G, net neutrality and other issues before the Federal Communication Commission, with occasional work on other regulatory tech issues. Candidates should expect to build and maintain relationships with public officials and allies, communicate CEI’s policy and legislative agenda to key policy makers and allies, and execute internal communications to keep CEI staff aware of legislative and policy developments. This position is most suitable for an individual with one to four years of experience working on these issues and with a consistent free market outlook and strong analytical and writing skills.

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The Competitive Enterprise Institute internship program gives interested students and recent college graduates the opportunity to learn about and promote the principles of limited government, free enterprise, and individual liberty. We pair interns with members of CEI’s staff for a direct mentorship experience.

Schedule of Terms
Summer: June-August
Applications: Closed for Summer 2020

Fall: September-December
Applications Due: August 18, 2020

Spring: January-May
Applications Due: December 8, 2020

Exact start and end dates subject to negotiation with successful applicants.

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Warren T. Brookes Journalism Fellowship

CEI is no longer accepting applications for the Warren Brookes Journalism Fellowship. Learn more about the history of the program here.