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Summary of Benefits


The National Governors Association (NGA) and the Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) are highly committed to recruiting and retaining the best and brightest individuals to help us achieve our goal of promoting visionary state leadership, sharing best practices and speaking with a unified voice on national policy.


NGA and the NGA Center, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, offer many opportunities to be part of our outstanding team. We are one of Washington, D.C.'s most respected public policy organizations-and a great place to work. Exciting career opportunities are available in a variety of legislative, public policy, technical and administrative positions, as well as a limited number of paid and unpaid internships.


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NGA and the NGA Center offer a competitive benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities. Please take a moment to learn more about our current job openings by visiting the Careers or Internships sections below. Thank you for your interest in employment with the National Governors Association. We hope to welcome you to the team.