Job & Internship Opportunities

Young America's Foundation has great opportunities for students and job-seekers.




Since 1977, the National Journalism Center has trained aspiring journalists in the values of responsible, balanced, and accurate reporting.

Opportunities: Summer internships are offered full-time, 5 days a week.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and students are encouraged to apply early. Applications will not be reviewed until ALL supplemental materials are received, and candidates will not be accepted into the program with any outstanding materials.


Young America’s Foundation’s internship program provides useful and effective training for student leaders preparing for a career in the Conservative Movement. Interns attend signature conferences and seminars, free of charge.  They hear from professors, Nobel Laureates, acclaimed authors, public policy analysts, and other dynamic speakers who help deepen their understanding of policy matters involving individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values.

NEW: Curatorial Internships | Reagan Boyhood Home, Dixon, Illinois and The Reagan Ranch Center in Santa Barbara, California

Fall, Spring & Summer Internships: Reagan Ranch Center in Santa Barbara, California;  Young America’s Foundation Headquarters in Reston, Virginia; and Reagan Boyhood Home in Dixon, Illinois

Early application:

  • Fall TermFinal application deadline is Monday, August 1
  • Spring Term – Thursday, December 1; Final application deadline is Wednesday, January 11
  • Summer Term – Tuesday, February 1; Final application deadline is Wednesday, March 15


Job Opportunities

Young America’s Foundation is the leading youth outreach organization dedicated to ensuring that increasing numbers of young Americans understand and are inspired by the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values. We employ a professional staff of individuals who are innovative, hard working, and fully committed to advancing the cause for freedom. Start your career or internship with us today.

While we thank all applicants in advance for their interest in these positions, we are only able to contact those to whom we can offer an interview. Only complete and direct applications will be considered. No phone calls, please.

Capitol Hill Outreach Director


Development Assistant


Video Editor – Marketing and Social Media


Program Officer for Marketing


Chief Curator


IT Technician


Program Assistant for YAF Membership


Program Assistant for Alumni


Office Assistant


Campus Recruitment