Follow this link for a great collection of 2016 internship positions available through the Philadelphia City Planning Commission!
From Phil Dawson, URBS alum:
Esperanza’s Housing and Economic Development division is looking to hire for two positions as soon as possible.
The Philadelphia Parks Alliance is looking for energetic and passionate interns for the 2016-2017 school year. Founded in 1984, the Parks Alliance is the voice of Philadelphia’s parks and recreation users—advocating for and supporting one of the largest urban recreation systems in the country. We want to make Philadelphia a healthy, vibrant, and sustainable city for all.
Position Description: The Mural Corps Intern will work with the Aquinas Center’s director and high school teens from South Philadelphia to design a new program that will help these immigrant, refugee, and native born youth teach visiting groups about the power of murals to reclaim urban space and transform the built environment.
Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity
Jim Kenney, Mayor
1234 Market Street, 16th Floor
(215) 687-4546 -office
PA Dems is accepting Summer and Fall fellows! Fellows play an integral role in the democratic campaign. Fellows will work closely with organizers to host various events throughout campus. If interested, please email Barry Johnson with a copy of your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO) is seeking dynamic undergraduate and graduate-level students to serve as Mayor's Food Policy Fellows this fall. We are looking for Fellows to work part-time (12-15 hours/week) beginning in late August. Candidates are being considered on a rolling basis.
Our Membership & Communications Internship is a great opportunity to learn about the components involved in running a non-profit. You’ll also get a chance to sit in on editorial meetings and write for our publication, The Hidden City Daily. Your responsibilities will include maintaining our membership database, producing a weekly newsletter, updating social media, and historical research.You’ll also get to help plan and promote tours and events.