Internship at PolicyMap

PolicyMap is currently seeking an intern who can work 2-3 days per week starting from this Fall work with their Data and Product Development team. An ideal candidate would be a self-starter, detailed-oriented, and possess skills in ArcGIS and database management. It would be a great opportunity for anyone who is passionate about data and mapping. Plus, this internship provides access to a great variety of datasets on city planning and policy!


  • Collaborate with our Data and Product Development team to evaluate the quality and
  • usefulness of prospective datasets
  • Assist in collection, processing, and documentation of datasets
  • Communicate with data originators or owners to gain permission or establish licensing for
  • proprietary datasets
  • Work with the team to test new site features as well as data and report updates
  • Contribute ideas and articles to the PolicyMap blog


  • Self-starter, who can work independently within a collaborative team environment
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Comfort with data and quantitative analysis, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with GIS (ArcGIS), SQL and/or MS Access, or other relational databases


Please mail, email or fax resume with cover letter and research and/or writing sample to:

Elizabeth Nash

Vice President, Data and Product Development


1315 Walnut Street, Suite 1500

Philadelphia, PA 19107


For additional information on PolicyMap, feel free to visit

Interested candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible. 

To learn more about this position, reach out to Menguan Bai at

PolicyMap is an Equal Opportunity Employer. PolicyMap does not discriminate in hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, national origin, non-job related disability, or status as a veteran. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.