Data Analysis and Statistics Internship

Award Info:

Several internships will be granted beginning February 2020. Exact start dates will be determined at the time of selection and in coordination with the selected candidates. This may be a part-time or full time internship.


This internship is for participants in a wide variety of fields including, but not limited to: Business Management, Communications and Graphic Design, Computer Sciences, Economics, Marketing, Mathematics and Statistics, and Survey Methodology.

The scope of activities in the internship include, but are not limited to:

  • Use statistical and methodological principles to design, develop, coordinate, conduct, analyze, and disseminate surveys of science and engineering resources.
  • Collaborate with NCSES staff to assist in conducting project management and survey implementation.
  • Design and prepare responses to "requests for information".
  • Assist in research, evaluation, and testing software solutions for data and information dissemination.
  • Collaborate with data system, metadata, publications, and web teams to develop data on products, such as InfoBriefs, data tables, special reports, public and restricted use data files, and Office of Management and Budget products.