Past PBP Jobs and Internships

Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) Programs Internship

The Participatory Budgeting Project, Inc. (PBP), a nonprofit organization based primarily in New York City and Oakland, is seeking part-time interns for Winter/Spring 2017. Our mission is to empower people to decide together how to spend public money. We work with elected officials, government agencies, and community groups in the US and Canada to set…

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Community Engagement Coordinator (Chicago based)

The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is a nonprofit organization that empowers people across the US and Canada to decide together how to spend public money. We create and support participatory budgeting (PB) processes that deepen democracy, build stronger communities, and make public budgets more equitable and effective. Through our work with partners in over 17…

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Board Member Volunteer Opportunity for Leading Democracy Organization

The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is seeking new Board Members to help lead a growing movement for grassroots democracy. We are looking for a few new Board Members to play a key role in building a sustainable foundation for the organization and the participatory budgeting (PB) movement. We are especially interested in candidates who have…

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Community Engagement Coordinator (Greensboro)

We’re looking for one more superstar to join our team! The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is a nonprofit organization that empowers people across the US and Canada to decide together how to spend public money. We create and support participatory budgeting (PB) processes that deepen democracy, build stronger communities, and make public budgets more equitable…

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City of Seattle is Hiring a PB Coordinator!

This Spring we worked with Seattle Councilmember Nick Licata to form a Participatory Budgeting Committee and develop a proposal for PB in Seattle. These advocacy efforts inspired Seattle Mayor Ed Murray to approve a citywide youth PB process to begin this fall. PB will fund at least $500,000 in city improvement projects developed by and…

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Internship Posting: Technology Intern (Oakland)

  TECHNOLOGY INTERNSHIP: PBP is seeking a Technology Intern to lead the development of new and existing technology to improve PBP’s ability to track the impacts of PB in local communities and to better engage end users of civic engagement platforms. The ideal candidate will be eager to break down complex problems, research viable solutions, and…

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Internship Posting: Program Interns (Oakland and Brooklyn)

  BROOKLYN INTERNSHIP: The Program Intern will be based out of our Brooklyn office, and will regularly engage with PBP project staff across the U.S. to improve our evolving suite of participatory budgeting materials and tailor them for use in local communities. RESPONSIBILITIES Prepare content for PB educational, outreach and project management materials, including info…

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Job Posting: Event Coordinator Boston

2016 International Participatory Budgeting Conference We are seeking a part-time Event Coordinator to work with staff, partners, and volunteers to plan and implement PBP’s 4th International Conference on Participatory Budgeting in North America. The conference will bring together about 300 practitioners, researchers, organizers, and community leaders interested in learning more about participatory budgeting (PB) and making…

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