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2021 Summer Funded Internships

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Global Policy Forum. 9/11 Memorial & Museum. Hudson River Park Friends. Looking for a unique summer internship? Apply by Wednesday, March 31, to be considered for the Wilson Center’s popular summer funded internship program!


About the Program

Launched in 2009, the Wilson Center Summer Funded Internship Program funds up to 15 Pace students each summer to intern at organizations in the New York metro area including government agencies, innovative nonprofit organizations, and social enterprises. The program highlights the abundant cross-disciplinary career opportunities available to you where you can get paid to make a difference!


Past Programs

“The Wilson Center has been very supportive throughout [my] internship,” Johnson told the team over at Lubin. “As the social media marketing intern [at Endeavor Global], I’ve had the opportunity to work with the marketing communications manager to develop social media strategies and create content to promote the brand and the entrepreneurs that they work with.”


Upcoming Info Session

Ready to learn more? Sign up for the upcoming information session to hear about the diverse pool of funded internship opportunities available through the program this summer. Please complete the form to receive the meeting link and join the conversation. For additional questions or concerns, email the Wilson Center. Mark your calendars:

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
12:10 p.m.
Register to attend the info session


Application Process

The requirements to apply are as follows:

  • >> You must be currently enrolled at Pace and graduating in December 2021 or later.
  • >> All majors welcome. Federal work study and international students are encouraged to apply!
  • >> Internships are full-time for eight weeks between May and September. Applicants must be able to make a 35-hour per week commitment.
  • >> Interns must be willing to present their learning outcomes to peers during the Fall 2021 semester.

Total award is $4,480 ($16 per hour) for eight weeks. To apply, please read more on the Wilson Center website. Applications are accepted via Handshake and the deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 31, 2021. This year there are on-site, hybrid and remote funded internship opportunities available at the following organizations: 9/11 Memorial & Museum; America Needs You; Asian American Federation; Billion Oyster Project; Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO); Control Arms; Creative Time; ExpandED Schools; Global Policy Forum; Hudson River Park Trust; Hudson River Park Friends; LatinoU College Access; She’s the First; WaterAid America; and Westhab.

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