Want to get involved in participatory budgeting? Intern with us in New York City! Several internship positions are open for Fall 2013:
PBP Program, Design and Communications Internships
We seek to fill up to three internship positions, focused on programs, design, and communications. The interns will work with us in New York City or the Bay Area for at least 15 hours per week, starting in August/September and ending in December (exact dates are flexible). The internships are ideal for talented individuals eager to further their community engagement skills and explore the potential of participatory democracy. Read more. (Deadline: August 30, 2013)
City Council Member Internships: Participatory Budgeting in New York City
Participatory Budgeting in New York City (PBNYC) is seeking student interns to help implement this groundbreaking effort at participatory democracy and community engagement. Student interns are needed in the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters for City Council Member Interns. These positions can be semester-long or year-long, and will be coordinated by The Participatory Budgeting Project, and New York City Council Member Offices.
The internships are excellent opportunities for students interested in planning, policy, government, and community work. Students will develop knowledge and practical skills related to public spending, civic engagement, local politics, and community development. Read more. (Deadline: August 30, 2013)