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Charles P. Wolff Memorial Internship
The Wolff Internship is a paid public affairs opportunity at the Urbana-Champaign campus. The program exposes a University of Illinois undergraduate student to the many facets of public policy development, from academic research to real-world politics, with the goal of better preparing them for public or community service. This is a 12-month program that begins in May or June and continues through the following academic year. The internship is open only to undergraduate students at the University of Illinois.
-Meet and interact with the top government officials of Illinois
-Opportunities to travel to Chicago, Springfield, and Washington D.C.
-Work with top researchers in public policy
-Contribute to media relations including advertising, press releases, social media, and more
Competitive candidates will have strong communication and research skills, an interest in state and national politics and public policy, and demonstrated participation in the campus and/or local community. Must have sophomore, junior or first-semester senior standing to begin the internship's academic year. Open to all majors.
The deadline for submitting applications for the 2015-2016 internship has passed. The application process for the 2016-17 internship will open in February 2016.