Future Thought Leaders’ Programme (undergraduate).

Applications for the August 2024 programme are open

AIMED AT: Undergraduate students

ABOUT THE INTERNSHIP: Every summer, the IEA welcomes students from around the world for a packed programme of lectures, seminars, debates, discussions, and social activities. Participants will also participate in workshops on career and professional development, come up with policy proposals, and participate in a research project to present at the end of the 3 weeks.


“Thank you for enabling this wonderful, inspiring internship programme! I was impressed by the vast variety of topics covered in talks, debates and discussions and feel that this internship has added great value to my personal development.”

“I know I will look back on my summer as one of the most memorable experiences of my life. It’s been absolutely rewarding to take part in debates and seminars on a wide array of issues. Thanks for the support that has made my summer intellectually stimulating and very entertaining at the same time!”


HOW TO APPLY: To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Clara Morrissey at [email protected] explaining why you would like to take part.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications close 23:59 GMT on 31st March 2024.

COST: The programme is free, but participants will need to cover their own travel, food, and accommodation. There is a student opportunity fund available if required.