The Commercial Spaceflight Federation is seeking candidates for internships in our Washington, D.C. office to work on broad commercial space issues and space policy. The successful candidate will be energetic, able to thrive in a fast-paced environment, personable, and passionate about commercial spaceflight and space exploration.
Individuals with a background in engineering, science, or space policy, or students currently pursuing these fields, are particularly encouraged to apply.
Some of the activities the successful candidate will participate in this summer will include:

  • Research and create white papers/briefs about commercial space policy issues
  • Support meetings on Capitol Hill and with various government agencies
  • Support CSF member meetings in Washington, D.C.
  • Perform administrative and organizational tasks
  • Network with other D.C. space professionals

To apply, please send a short cover letter and resume in an email to with the subject heading “DC internship.” Eligible candidates include undergraduates, graduate students, recent graduates, and other qualified applicants. Excellent research, writing, and organizational skills are a must. This position for the summer will be unpaid.


Only U.S. Citizens may apply. The interns for the summer term have been selected. The application process for the Fall will begin in June 2016.