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Institute interns work closely with their placement office to aid in research, office support and programming. Interns will gain real-world experience and knowledge in public service, as well as in their field of interest and networking opportunities.

All Institute internships are available to undergraduate and graduate students. Internship positions are paid, except for the Social Work Internship. Internships may have different deadlines. Please review deadlines in advance for top priority in placement for the applicable semester. 

Internships

Application Process

To apply, please fill out our Student Opportunities Application
You may bring the application to the Institute or submit your application via email to paulsimoninstitute@siu.edu.

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Paul Simon Public Policy Institute internships are made possible through the generosity of our donors. You can support Institute internships by making a tax-deductible contribution today.