Summer Internships, City Internships

CI is an accelerated learning provider offering private post-secondary, non-degree granting, full-time immersive in-person courses that combine intensive classroom-based workshops and seminars, practical work experience-based training and a link to potential employers. For students and recent graduates, CI’s programs provide the skills, experience and links to employers necessary to launch successful careers in today’s competitive and rapidly evolving employment landscape.

Learn more about internship opportunities in global cities and apply via CI here.


Summer Policy Internships,Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)

PennDOT is looking for two talented student interns to join the policy team this summer.  One intern’s principal duty will be to work on the planning and execution of the 3rd Pennsylvania AV Summit, Sept. 4-6, in Pocono Manor, PA.  The other intern will report to the Policy Director and primarily research strategies for PennDOT to promote a Commonwealth-wide reduction in carbon pollution from transportation. This will be a paid, full-time position (37.5 hours weekly, at an hourly rate of $13.65), based in Harrisburg. Resumes and a writing sample should be sent directly to the senior Advisor Mr. Roger J. Cohen before March 1 at


Communications and Administrative Intern – The First Responders Children’s Foundation, New York, NY

The ​Communications and Administrative Intern is ideal for a student seeking a hands-on opportunity to work with online communications, research and publications. The intern will work as an integral part of FRCF’S team to help with materials and messaging for FCRF’s mission and work.


  • Field and follow up with general phone and email inquiries.
  • Administrative duties including but not limited to: office supply ordering, mail merges, database updates.
  • Track relevant news stories on human rights violations around the world.
  • Research, write, proofread, and copy-edit social media, blog posts, web content, newsletter articles, press releases, and other communications materials.
  • Run reports and use to track website traffic and online ad campaigns.
  • Track FCRF’s media coverage and compile and organize media lists.
  • Research journalists and outlets covering topics and regions related to FCRF’s work.

Find the full description and application details here.


Development Intern, Coalition Against Hunger, Philadelphia

The Coalition Against Hunger development intern will work with our Development Director this fiscal year. The intern would receive strong hands-on experience in donor relations, event planning, budgeting, grant writing — basically all aspects of implementing and evaluating a development plan. For more information please follow the link.


Volunteer Opportunity – Puentes de Salude Education Program

Puentes de Salud promotes the health and wellness of Philadelphia’s rapidly growing Latino immigrant population through health care, education, and community building initiatives. The Puentes Education branch serves youth ages 3-18 and their families through year-round, out-of-school-time programming. As education is inextricably tied to the health of individuals and communities, we strive to support holistic child development academically, socially, and  emotionally, while fostering bilingual literacy and family engagement. Our programs span the developmental spectrum and use varied strategies to work towards this mission.

Learn more on their website here.


Apply to volunteer here (scroll down to children’s education).

APMM Charlie Sterner Internship Program

The Charlie Sterner Internship Program is an important initiative to help prepare the next generation of local government managers to serve Pennsylvania municipalities. Charlie Sterner served many years as a municipal manager in Pennsylvania, earned the respect of his colleagues for upholding the highest standards of the management profession, and consistently supported recruiting talented people into the profession.

Please find the full description, eligibility details, and application information here: Charlie Sterner Internship Program