Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Student Resources

In collaboration with Brown University's CareerLAB, the Watson Institute is committed to supporting students in their search for a fulfilling career. The Institute hosts regular career panels and workshops, networking opportunities, and access to visiting speakers and distinguished academics.

Career Resources

From cover letters to job fairs, from networking to internships, there’s a lot you need to know when planning the next steps of your academic or professional career. Brown provides a wealth of tips, tutorials, and databases to help you envision and shape your future.

Research and Internship Opportunities

The Institute offers a variety of research and funding opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students. Learn more.

Brown In Washington

The Brown in Washington Program offers students a semester in Washington, D.C. during their junior or senior year, interning with public and nonprofit sector agencies and completing coursework that complements their internship placements.

Student Advisory Committee

The Student Advisory Committee is an essential bridge between the faculty and staff of the Watson Institute and the Brown undergraduate community. The committee is designed to engage a diverse set of student insights and experiences to help guide the Institute’s policies, programming, and climate.