Future Leaders in Public Service Internship Program Application

Edit Form Title

| Resume a previously saved form
Resume Later

In order to be able to resume this form later, please enter your email and choose a password.

Future Leaders in Public Service Internship Program Application

Contact Information

U.S citizenship may be a requirement of this program due to the limited number of federal government positions open to non-U.S. citizens. 


Please type the full name of the institution, i.e. University of Virginia not UVA. If you can't find your college on the list, please type and select Not Listed.


Note- earning academic credit does not affect the stipend participants of FLIPS receive.
Preferred Agency and Program Tracks

The Future Leaders in Public Service Internship Program is seeking candidates with various backgrounds to fill potential positions during the summer across the participating federal agencies. Therefore, we have created different tracks to align with opportunities based on candidate backgrounds. Please choose up up to two tracks that you are interested in that match with your area of study. Example backgrounds are listed after each track for your reference.
Please note- the tracks have been updated from last year to better reflect agency needs. 'Mission support' has been combined with 'Public Policy & Administration.'

Resume, Transcript and Reference Letter
In order to complete your application, you must include your current resume and transcripts. Please be sure to have the most up-to-date version in PDF format.

We are also asking that you submit a reference letter from a mentor, professor or work supervisor to provide with your application. The reference letter is optional but highly encouraged. Optional reference letters may be uploaded directly through the application portal below or emailed to [email protected] with the applicant's name referenced in the subject line. 

File should be a PDF

File should be a PDF

File should be a PDF
Short Essay Questions
In this section, we ask you to complete five questions in order to get a better sense of your candidacy. Please be thoughtful with your answers and provide specific examples when necessary.

Demographic Information
Filling out this information is optional and will only be used for internal purposes. 

In accordance with the vaccination requirement of Executive Order 14043 , interns are required to submit documentation establishing that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting their Federal service, despite not being federal employees or entering a federal building on a regular basis. The Partnership will require this documentation at the finalist stage of the process that will be determined between late January and early February.
By submitting this form, you agree to receive email updates from the Partnership. You can unsubscribe at any time.