Although applications are accepted throughout the year, most positions are filled during two main recruitment cycles. Completed application submission deadlines are as follows:
- Fall: September 30 (interviews held in October-November)
- Spring: January 31 (interviews beginning in March)
Applications received after the deadlines will be considered subject to the
availability of positions.
Candidates not selected during the fall recruitment cycle will automatically be
considered during the spring. Positions for successful candidates in both the
fall and spring recruiting cycles will typically be available during the summer months.
U.S. citizenship is required for Research Assistant positions.
EEO Voluntary Self-Identification form. Completion of this form is voluntary and will not affect your opportunity for employment, or terms or conditions of employment.
The information provided to the Board on this form is used for responding to your request. You may review the Federal Reserve Board’s Applicant Privacy Act note at https://www.federalreserve.gov/careers/files/fr1273.pdf.
The Board complies with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provides job applicants with disabilities reasonable accommodations to assist them in applying for jobs at the Board. If you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a job at the Board, please call 202-452-3880 or e-mail FRBRecruiting@frb.gov.
Send the following materials by e-mail to email@example.com. Applications will be considered for positions in all the economic research divisions.
- Cover letter
- Unofficial Transcript. If you have attended more than one college or university, submit transcripts from each school. If you are selected for an interview, official transcripts will be requested.
- Two letters of recommendation. Both letters must be written by college professors. Arrange for all letters to be sent via e-mail.
- Candidate Survey of Interests Form
Note that all of the information requested above, including recommendation letters, must be received before your application will be considered.
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