Job Resources

Career Development

RU Center for Student Development -- Career Development

48 Days to Work You Love

Job Links

American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

America's Future Foundation

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)

Americans for Limited Government

Americans for Prosperity (AFP)

The Charles Koch Foundation

Concerned Women for America

Council for National Policy

DC NEWSPAPERS - Roll Call, The Hill, Politico - International employment opportunities

GOP Job Bank



The Heritage Foundation Job Bank

HillZoo - On and Off the Hill openings

Institute for Humane Studies (HIS) - (George Mason Univ.)

The Leadership Institute

Liberty Guide

The Mercatus Center/ Institute for Humane Studies @ George Mason University

Office of the Whip - US Capitol, Room H-107

Operation Blessing International (OBI)

Partnership for Public Service

*Republican Policy Committee - 403 Cannon House Office Building- (202) 225-4501

Republican Study Commission - weekly list of vacancies on and off the Hill. (Highly Recommend)

The Resume Place

Students for Liberty

TenSteps for


*United States Senators - Contact your own OR Senate Placement Office- 142 Hart Senate Office Building (202) 224-9167


U.S. Office of Personnel Management

World Vision

Policy Employers

Policy Experts Guide (Directory)

Alliance for Marriage

American Enterprise Institute

Americans for Tax Reform

Americans United for Life

Castle Coalition

CATO Institute - Individual liberty, free - markets and peace

Center for Strategic and International Studies

Center of the American Experiment

Citizens Against Government Waste

Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute

Competitive Enterprise Institute

Council on Foreign Relations

Family Research Council

Foundation for Defense of Democracies

Foundation for Economic Education

Freedom Alliance

The Heritage Foundation

Hoover Institution

Hudson Institute

Illinois Family Institute

Independent Women's Forum

Institute for Justice

International Republican Institute

Iowa Family Policy Center

John Locke Foundation

Mackinac Center for Public Policy

Manhattan Institute

National Center for Policy Analysis

National Center for Public Policy Research

National Law Center for Children and Families

Pacific Research Institute

Property and Environment Research Center

Reason Foundation

State Policy Network

State Employers

State Policy Network (Download Directory)

Evergreen Freedom Foundation (Washington)

Georgia Public Policy Foundation

Illinois Family Institute

Iowa Family Policy Center

John Locke Foundation (North Carolina)

Mackinac Center for Public Policy (Michigan)

Maine Heritage Policy Center

Maryland Public Policy Institute

Michigan Family Forum

Minnesota Family Council

Mississippi Family Council

New Jersey Family Policy Council

North Carolina Family Policy Council

Virginia Family Foundation

Yankee Institute for Public Policy (Connecticut)

Resource Books:

Federal Resume Guidebook
Kathryn Troutman
5th Edition
Paperback: 448 pages
Published: June 2011
ISBN-10: 1593578504
ISBN-13: 978-1593578503
Cost: $21.95

Ten Steps To A Federal Job
Kathryn Troutman
Third Edition
Paperback: 172 pages
Published: Aug 2011
ISBN-10: 0-9824190-6-6
ISBN-13: 978-0-9824190-6-9
Size: 10.8 x 8.4 x 0.5 inches
Cost: $18.95

Military to Federal Career Guide
Kathryn Troutman
2nd Edition, with CD-ROM
Paperback: 130 pages
Published: June 2010
ISBN-10: 0-9824190-2-3
ISBN-13: 978-0-9824190-2-1
Size: 8.5 x 11 inches
Print Book and CD-ROM Bulk Pricing:

  • Individual book & CD: $14.95
  • 10 - 50 books & CDs: $12.95 ea
  • 51 - 150 books & CDs: $9.95 ea
  • 151 and up: $9.00 ea « Career Center Best Price

Jobseeker's Guide Kathryn Troutman
4th Edition
Paperback: 150 pages
Published: July 2010
ISBN: 978-0-9824190-3-8
Size: 11 x 8.3 x 0.5 inches
Print Book Bulk Pricing:

  • Individual book & CD: $14.95
  • 10 - 50 books & CDs: $12.95 ea
  • 51 - 150 books & CDs: $9.95 ea
  • 151 and up: $9.00 ea « Career Center Best Price

The Student's Federal Career Guide
Kathryn Troutman and Emily Troutman
1st Edition, with CD-ROM
Paperback: 241 pages
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0-9647025-6-8
Cost: $7.95
2nd Edition
Paperback: 176 pages
Expected: Aug 2011
ISBN-13: 978-0-9824190-5-2
Size: 9.1 x 6.1 x 0.4 inches
Cost: $14.95

Surviving Inside Congress
By: Mark Strand, Michael S. Johnson, Jerome Climer
(recommend for Hill Internships)
Cost: 19.95