Santa Clara University


Internship Information


  • iconSVCN Internships Fall 2014

    The Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits (SVCN) has two exciting internship opportunities! Public Policy Intern and Advertising & Communications Intern. This is for the Fall semester (late August/early September-December) with a commitment of 12-15 hours a week.  Read More...
  • iconMama Hope

    Mama Hope is a San Francisco based NGO.  They partner with local change-makers in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Ghana to create community initiated sustainable development projects; everything from schools, children’s centers and health clinics to gardens, solar power and clean water systems. Read more...

  • iconParamount Communications

    Paramount Communications ( ), the most successful
    Republican political consulting and campaign management agency in the
    South Bay/Central Coast region, is looking for a college political science
    intern to assist in donor and candidate development efforts for the
    2015-16 cycle in Santa Clara County.
  • icon2015 Winter Internships with Senator Boxer in DC

    The DC Office of Senator Barbara Boxer is seeking personable, dependable and professional individuals for full and part-time unpaid internships for the winter quarter. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, processing mail, and other administrative duties as assigned, as well as providing support to press and legislative staff as needed.  We also encourage interns to attend committee hearings and briefings. Read more...
  • iconSVLG Health and Education Intern

    Policy Coordinator
    Want to experience first-hand how public policy is developed on local, state, and federal levels? Want to make a difference in areas such as improving middle school math education, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, increasing the supply of affordable homes? The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a public policy trade association engaged in quality of life and bottom-line business issues on behalf of over 300 companies in Silicon Valley, is looking for policy interns. Read more...
  • iconVolunteers in Police Service

    The Santa Clara Police Department is seeking dedicated and resourceful volunteers with an interest in law enforcement and a variety of talents and skills. Volunteers perform a number of support tasks to police officers and civilian personnel, which allows them to concentrate on their primary duties. Read more...
  • iconInterns for Office of Councilmember Pierluigi Oliverio

    Councilmember Pierluigi Oliverio is accepting applications for interns to join the District 6 Office for the 2015 Winter Quarter.  Read more...
  • iconSierra Club Loma Prieta Chapter

    Do you want an internship where you are a part of a team of energetic people? Where you are growing professionally while making a difference?Consider joining the Sierra Club Loma Prieta Chapter! We offer mentorships, trainings, professional development, snacks, and more! We are proud to have one of the best internship programs in the environmental field today. Read more for what's available! Positions are filling up, sign up today!

  • iconInternships with Higher Education Programs at US Dept of Education

    Higher Education Programs (HEP), located within the U.S. Department of Education, in Washington D.C., offers part-time and full-time internships during spring and fall semesters and full-time internships during the summer.  Part-time applicants who can commit to at least 20 hours a week will be considered during the spring and fall semesters.  However, priority will be given to those who can commit to a full-time internship.  Interns will work with programs that assist low-income, first generation students in pursuing and completing a post-secondary education.  Interns at HEP will be responsible for assisting the staff in administering programs to improve academic quality, institutional management, and the financial stability of institutions of higher education.  In addition, interns will conduct research and analysis, write policy memos and proposals, develop technical assistance materials, and coordinate outreach events to assist in HEP’s higher education goals.  Read more...
  • iconCounty of Santa Clara Office of Veterans Services

    The County of Santa Clara Office of Veterans Services is looking to hire a college student for an internship. This person will assist the staff who provide federal, state, & local benefits to veterans, service members, and their families in Santa Clara County. To apply or for more information, go to Intern will work here approximately 20 hours per week. Hourly rate TBD. Veterans are encouraged to apply. You can also contact Richard Herrera, (Director) at 408-553-6000, 408-918-4980 or 

    Office of Veterans Services 

    68 N. Winchester Blvd Santa Clara, CA 95050

  • iconSF Dstrict Attorney's Office Looking for Winter & Spring Quarter Interns

    The San Francisco District Attorney's Communications Department is looking for Fall 2014 interns to assist in organizing media and community events, organizing the Department's outreach materials, track news stories, and assist in the day to day functions of the department.  The intern will get an inside look on the criminal justice system, learn media and community relations, and see how crime stories get generated in the media. Responsibilities include tracking news stories, organizing press and outreach materials, assisting in media and community relations events, updating media lists, getting court updates, writing and editing the SFDA newsletter and other press materials, assisting with social media, research, and other day to day tasks. To apply please email cover letter and resume to