Young Leaders Program

The Heritage Foundation

Young Leaders Program

Washington DC’s best internship program

In light of COVID-19, we’ve made the decision to cancel the summer internship. Please stay tuned for updated dates and information. We encourage you to apply for The Academy for online opportunities during this unprecedented time.


The Young Leaders Program promotes the mission of The Heritage Foundation to the next generation by developing and implementing outreach to younger audiences. Watch the video!


Application Deadlines: 

Spring- October 7
Summer- January 20
Fall- July 1

The Internship

Highlights of the YLP Internship

Aug 7, 2019 2 min read

Working at Heritage

Departments and Intern Roles

Aug 7, 2019 21 min read


Campus Outreach

Aug 7, 2019 1 min read

About the Internship