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You must have permission from the internship coordinator for your program before you can sign up for internship credits.
All internship programs have their own internal calendar. You cannot start too early to research the application cycle and procedure of the type of internship you are interested in; for example it is not too early to start researching a year ahead for a national, competitive program.
|Organization||Location||Link||Posted by||Date posted||Notes|
|Southern Education Foundation Leadership Initiative||various||http://www.southerneducation.org/seli||mes||12/17/2015||"Paid fellowship for graduate students or undergraduate students - "In 2004, the Southern Education Foundation (SEF) initiated a unique program of outreach to young people to commemorate the 50 year anniversary of the United States Supreme Court’s decision in Brown v. Board of Education, with deeds, not just words. The aim was simple: expose a new generation of highly motivated and gifted college upperclassmen and graduate students to the importance of improving education for all, especially low-income people who need help the most. By placing students to serve as summer fellows in leading Southern foundations and non-profit organizations concerned with fairness and improvements in education policy and practice, SEF sought to create new leaders to help the South continue its progress in improving educational equity and opportunity for all.|
Since 2004, 185 students from leading Southern colleges and universities have participated in what is known today as the Southern Education Leadership Initiative (SELI).....The selection process for fellows is highly competitive. SEF’s website provides additional information about the summer fellowship and its application and eligibility requirements. "
|City of Phoenix Management Intern Program||Phoenix, AZ||http://phoenix.gov/interns||mes||2/14/2014||"The City of Phoenix established its Management Intern program in 1950, and it has been very successful in attracting and developing outstanding local government leaders. The one-year internship is offered to individuals who have earned or completed all coursework for a master's degree in public administration, business administration or related field" Typically the program positions start in June; applications due in January. It is paid; the 2014-2015 position paid over 40K plus benefits.|
|Nashville International Center for Empowerment||Nashville, TN||http://www.empowernashville.org/get-involved/internships/||mes||1/24/2014||NICE has a variety of different types of internships available. Visit their site for more information.|
|TN Dept. of Health - Office of Health Statistics||Nashville, TN||https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4IS9A91lNc_T3Bta2VGMVpNbzA/edit?usp=sharing||mes||1/24/2014||See link for this excellent opportunity for students interested in data analytics and statistics, as well as public health matters.|
|Project VoteSmart||Montana||http://votesmart.org/blog/2012/jun/26/are-you-current-student-or-recent-grad/||mes||7/2/2012||Nonpartisan, 10-week, living expenses covered. See website for details.|
|United Negro College Fund Special Programs: Institute for International Public Policy||Various||http://www.uncfsp.org/spknowledge/default.aspx?page=program.view&areaid=2&contentid=174&typeid=iipp||mes||1/22/2011||For Undergraduates with a firm career interest in international affairs: This is a multi-year commitment to a series of intensive activities to develop the Fellows into extremely well-prepared graduates of a Masters degree in international affairs. Students apply for it when they are SOPHOMORES. 2011 deadline is February 1.|
|Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service||Washington, DC||http://www.dcinternships.org/ipvs/about/index.asp||mes||8/16/2010||"IPVS is ideal for undergraduate student leaders who are engaged in service programs on and off their campuses. All majors and fields of study are welcome.|
With a single application, students are enrolled at Georgetown University, live in a furnished apartment on campus in the heart of DC, and are placed in a competitive internship for eight weeks.
As part of the Institute experience, students attend exclusive events and participate in the Institute Philanthropy Project where they develop a mission statement, plan service projects and organize fundraising activities. At the end of the Institute, students award a grant to a worthy community program with the money raised. "
|Ochsner Finance Fellowships||Southeast Louisiana||www.ochsner.org/careers/finance_fellowships||mes||7/8/2010||Review website for next closing date. These 24-month fellowships look like a great opportunity for an MPA graduate with healthcare experience or a business undergraduate degree and interest in healthcare finance.|
|Presidential Management Fellows Program (formerly known as Presidential Management Internships, or PMI)||Various||https://www.pmf.opm.gov/||mes||2/9/2010||The most prestigious and competitive type of Federal internship; a wonderful opportunity.|
|USAJOBS student gateway - portal for student positions in the Federal gov't||Various||http://www.usajobs.gov/studentjobs/||mes||2/12/2010|
|Congressional Research Service - Internships and Special Hiring Programs||Washington, DC||http://www.loc.gov/crsinfo/internships/||mes||2/9/2010|
|Minority Access, Inc.||Various||http://minorityaccess.org/intern_program_04.htm||mes||3/4/2010||"Many federal agencies have participated in Minority Access’ programs, including its highly acclaimed internship program in which students are paid while gaining professional and research experiences."|
|The Washington Center||Washington, DC||http://www.twc.edu/students/||mes||3/4/2010||An internship clearinghouse - some paid, some not paid; DC and abroad.|
|Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation||Washington, DC||http://www.cgkfoundation.org/internship-program/||mes||2/9/2010|
|The White House Internship: A public service leadership program||Washington, DC||http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/internships/||mes||2/9/2010|
|Mayor's Office Internship Program (Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County)||Nashville, TN||http://www.nashville.gov/mayor/internship.asp||mes||2/10/2010|
|DoGood listings of volunteer, intern and jobs with nonprofits in Nationally and in Middle Tennessee (The Tennessean)||Nashville, TN||http://dogood.tennessean.com/featured/items/jobs||mes||2/10/2010||The Tennessean's nonprofit job, volunteer and internship posting resource - you have to play around with this site to get local results - try searching, then you will get the option to restrict to local results.|
|Tennessee State Government - CareersNOW program||Tennessee||http://treasury.tn.gov/now/index.html||mes||2/10/2010||"Recognizing the need to provide an education related work experience in State of Tennessee Government to students, the three Constitutional Officers created the Careers NOW Program to allow junior, senior and graduate students who attend college in Tennessee and Tennessee residents who attend out-of-state colleges an opportunity to work in the Department of Treasury, Department of State, and the Comptroller of the Treasury department."|
|Internships in the Tennessee Governor's Office||Nashville, TN||http://www.tennesseeanytime.org/governor/Internship.do||mes||2/10/2010||"Positions in Governor's Office departments provide students who are interested in the political process a chance to concentrate in a specific area. Please see the attached application for position descriptions and requirements. While there is usually only one intern assigned to each department per semester, the program's structure encourages interaction among the interns through a variety of means, including cross-training in other departments within the Governor's Office as needed which broadens the internship experience."|
|Tennessee General Assembly Legislative Internship Program||Nashville, TN||http://www.capitol.tn.gov/joint/staff/administration/intern.html||mes||2/10/2010||"The Tennessee Legislative Intern Program was established in 1972 to provide Tennessee College and University students with an opportunity to work and learn in a hands on legislative environment. Each year 70 to 80 students from around the state participate in this program to learn about leadership responsibilities as well as develop legislative process skills. The interns assist legislative offices with their Legislative activities and work functions. "|
|Kentucky State Government Internships||Kentucky||http://personnel.ky.gov/employment/coop/default.htm||mes||2/10/2010|
|Careers For Good (national, preferred job search resource of American Humanics)||National||http://www.careersforgood.org/||mes||2/10/2010||"Careersforgood.org provides opportunities from the best organizations in the nonprofit human services sector. Find a job, internship, or volunteer opportunity and start creating solutions to the social problems that face our world."|