Fall Editorial Intern

Job description

Foreign Policy is a magazine of global news and ideas. We explain Washington to the world, and the world to Americans—and we do that by covering big trends in everything from security and defense to issues surrounding climate change, immigration, politics, and culture. FP is more than just a magazine: It has a flourishing podcast division, regular high-profile virtual events, and an analytics division that has been at the forefront of research on everything from gender parity to 5G and security. 

We are recruiting interns for the Fall of 2021. This position will be based in our Washington D.C. office.

Interns contribute to all aspects of our work including fact-checking, planning, editing, and writing. 

Our interns have gone on to full-time roles at prestigious media organizations around the world. This is a terrific opportunity to learn more about journalism, geopolitics, and cutting-edge new media. We are committed to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive newsroom.


  • Demonstrated interest in journalism and social media
  • Solid understanding of international relations and politics
  • Enrolled in or recently graduated from a bachelor's or master's program
  • Eligible to work in the United States

We will read applications on a rolling basis.


Foreign Policy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.