Professional Resources, Job Boards & Fellowships

Job Boards, Groups and Resources by Industry

The Trachtenberg School pays for student/alumni subscriptions for these jobs boards. Refer to the Resources Section in Handshake for login information

Job Boards 

Career Resources



Fellowship Positions

Fellowships are organized by similar fields or sectors and may be listed in multiple categories (Federal Government; State, Local and Country Government; Policy/Nonprofit; International; Health; Research/University). Fellowships can range from full-time, paid positions to leadership programs.  Please see individual fellowship description for more details about a particular fellowship. 

Students are also encouraged to review additional opportunities and databases at GW’s Office of Graduate Student Assistantships and Fellowships and ProFellow.


Salary Resources

  • – Salaries by location, title and company. Also includes jobs, employer reviews and actual interview questions.
  • GovLoop: Government Salary Calculator
  • Indeed – Jobs and estimated salaries by title and geographic location
  • Legistorm – Capitol Hill staff salaries and contact information
  • Payscale– Survey includes pay in your specific job and allows you to find out what you’re worth
  • – Salaries by title and geographic location
  • Simply Hired Nonprofit Salaries – Jobs and salaries by title and geographic location
  • ZipRecruiter - Access real salary data


Executive Search Firms