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  • Digital Scholarship Fellowship


  • City First Homes Program Intern

    Duties and Responsibilities


    The Program Intern will provide support to CFE/CFH Staff by doing research as


    well as other tasks on a variety of projects dealing with housing development,


    housing policy, and/or housing advocacy.


    Duties and responsibilities


    • Assist Senior Vice President (SVP) and Associate Vice President (AVP) in


    improving CFH’s homebuyer selection and support practices to ensure


  • April Fellowship Events at CURF

    April Fellowship Events at CURF: Fireside Chats with 2017 Fellowship Recipients, Writing Personal Statements, Fellowships 101 & 201, and Fulbright Week

    We encourage you to take advantage of April Fellowship Events in CURF’s Fireside Lounge on the 2nd floor of the ARCH Building (3601 Locust Walk):

    Fireside Chats with 2017 Penn Fellowship Recipients:

    Thursday, April 6, 5:00pm:  Fireside Chat with 2017 Thouron Award recipients

    Tuesday, April 11, 5:00pm:  Fireside Chat with 2017 Mitchell Scholar Theodore Caputi

  • Civic House Community Engagement Internship Program

    Civic House Community Engagement Internship Program -- Summer 2017


    Paid internships with one of our community partner organizations as a way to gain valuable experience in the nonprofit sector.



    · Interns must commit to working with the organization for the full summer

    · Interns will work 30 hours/week (May—August)

    · Attend bi-weekly trainings and workshops about social justice issues with cohort of interns


    Apply via PennLink:  Friday, April 14th 


  • Serve Philadelphia VISTA


  • Citizens for Rich Negrin Looking For Interns

    Citizens for Rich Negrin, the committee to elect for District Attorney is accepting applications for unpaid, non-credited internships.

    • Internships are a flexible-schedule 10 hour weekly commitment at campaign headquarters. 
    • Experience all aspects of running a political campaign in a major metropolitan city.
    • Unique opportunity to work and connect with democratic political professionals across Philadelphia.

  • Dept of City and Regional Planning Looking for Research Assistant

    Professor Reina in the Department of City and Regional Planning is looking for a Research Assistant to work on an exciting project about housing affordability and government rental subsidies aimed at assisting low-income households.

  • DVRPC Summer Internships

    The Delaware Valley Regional Plannnig Commisison is looking for summer interns in multiple fields, includng:

  • SAST Undergrad Research Grants, Summer 2017

    The Department of South Asia Studies invites you to apply for the:

  • Center City District Call for Summer Interns

    The Center City District is seeking to hire summer college interns to provide them with a wide variety of hands-on experience in urban planning and development with a focus on park and place management. The experience will be both in the field and in the office with additional participation in professional development seminars conducted by CCD staff.

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to CCD managed places and sponsored events: