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Cato Institute Paid Internship for International Students, 2021

Cato Institute Paid Internship for International Students

If you are planning to embark on a career in the field of policy, communications, or law, then an internship at Cato Institute will be ideal for you. As an intern, at Cato Institute, you will gain a rich education in contemporary policy issues and the philosophical, historical, and economic underpinnings of those issues.

The Cato Institute is an American libertarian think tank headquartered. Cato was established to have a focus on public advocacy, media exposure, and societal influence.

This is a paid internship that designed to provide students hands-on experience and numerous opportunities to network with other interns and employees in the organization. through this internship, all Cato interns will attend the same intensive seminar series, which covers a broad range of history, philosophy, policy, and professional development topics.

Eligibility Requirements:

To successfully fill this position, applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates must be undergraduates, recent graduates, graduate students, law students, and early-career professionals.
  • Have a strong commitment to individual liberty, limited government, free markets, and peace and principles that, taken together, constitute libertarianism, known alternately as “classical liberalism,” “market liberalism,” or, to many of our international friends, just “liberalism.”


Interns will receive a stipend of $1000 per month. Interns who are in law school or who hold a JD will receive a stipend of $1400 per month.

How to Apply:

To be a part of this program, applicants must submit an online form through the given link:


In order to submit an application, you must create and log in with a user account. Afterward, to save your work for later, click “Save Draft.” To submit your final application, click “Submit Form.”After completing the application, please send a resume or CV to [email protected]

Application Deadline:

Application deadline is March 15, 2021, for the summer semester.

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