Internships, Fellowships and Jobs
Ascendant is a non-profit community development organization headquartered in East Harlem. It owns and manages approximately 700 apartments throughout East and Central Harlem.
Environment America promotes bold ideas and organizes action to commit our country to 100% renewable energy, keep fossil fuels in the ground, ban bee-killing pesticides, end pollution of our water, and protect and expand our national parks and other public lands.
The Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Interns Program is always interested in finding talented people who have the skills needed to meet our future employment needs. Through a variety of programs, the HUD Intern Program is designed to help recruit and attract exceptional individuals to a broad spectrum of occupations within HUD. The program offers interns professional experiences and formal training opportunities that are tailored to meet their educational and professional goals and interests.
Impact is a project of Environment America and U.S. PIRG, two leading advocacy organizations, that creates the action, energy, and power it takes to make an impact on important issues.
Competitive Fellowship in Urban Education Match Corps consists of tutoring and teaching at an inner-city school in either Boston or Lawrence, MA.
Summer Internship Opportunity - New Hampshire Institute of Politics is once again partnering with Rutgers University and the Center for American Women in Politics (CAWP) to bring New Leadership™, the acclaimed leadership training program for undergraduate women, to New England. New Leadership™ is a five-day, residential summer program for college women designed to educate, engage and empower them in the political process. Students from all majors are welcome to apply. Watch for Spring deadline date.
Over 6,000 jobs in urban planning, economic development, government and nonprofit organizations.
The Urban Fellows Program is sponsored by The City of New York and is designed to introduce America's finest college students and graduates to local government and public service.
Learn the basics of organizing, and put these skills to work to cast a spotlight on social problems and help run our campaigns.
Preservation Interns, by means of programs and outreach, support and communicate PPS’s public message regarding the importance of historic preservation in Providence. Interns contribute to the general operation of the organization; work collaboratively with other staff, volunteers, and board members on programs and events as needed; and seek to generally promote historic preservation and PPS.
Other Sources for Internships, Fellowships and Jobs
The following online databases are good places to look for organizations, government agencies, and companies that work on urban issues. Some include search functions specifically for internships, fellowships and jobs.