Public Affairs and Policy Service Opportunities & Fellowships (adapted from listing at www.idealist.org):
Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs
A nine-month, full-time, graduate-level leadership program that introduces diverse, intelligent and driven young public servants to all aspects of the public affairs arena.
A national service program that unites young adults, aged 17-24, from diverse racial, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds for a year of full-time community service, leadership development and civic engagement.
Echoing Green’s Fellowship Program
Offers a two-year fellowship to individuals with innovating ideas for creating new models for tackling seemingly unsolvable social challenges. These Fellowships offer the opportunity to expand and test these ideas.
Leland International Hunger Fellows Program
Fellowship for those interested in the global fight against hunger. Leland fellows will be placed in countries throughout Asia, Africa and Latin America for one year and work in a more policy-setting environment by the second year.
A US government organization of men and women who live in a country outside the US for two years, working at the grass-roots level to help solve some of the most important challenges facing the developing world.
A year-long experience working with a diverse variety of non-profit organizations in Philadelphia.
Presidential Management Intern Program
Information on Fellowships that promote the ideals of public service
A program for young adults, aged 18-30, who commit to ten months of intensive leadership training and a professional apprenticeship. Allies receive a living allowance, health and child care benefits, and an educational award.
Public Interest Research Group
Offers two-year fellowships for recent graduates interested in working in public interest advocacy and administration.
Through its economic assistance programs, USAID plays an active and critical role in the promotion of U.S. foreign policy interests. The investment this agency makes in developing countries has long-term benefits for America and the American people. Development now takes its place alongside defense and diplomacy as the three essential components of American foreign policy.
Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Offers a paid, 12 month internship with the United Nations in Geneva and in New York, working on international peace.
Additional Government and Public Affairs Resources:
American Criminal Justice Association
Nation Grand Chapter of the Criminal Justice Society Lambda Alpha Epsilon
American Political Science Association
The leading professional organization for the study of political science
Careers with Agricultural Research Service
Chief scientific research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day, from field to table. * Section on Job Search
Through this organization's programs, our publications, and our website, we aim to be the world's central address for ethical decision in international affairs.
City of Philadelphia Civil Service
The Personnel Department works in partnership with City departments, agencies, boards, and commissions to attract and maintain a competitive and diverse workforce. * Section on Job Search
Criminal Justice Resources
Information in criminology, terrorism and homeland security.
Our mission is to help protect you, your communities, and your businesses from the most dangerous threats facing our nation. * Section on Job Search
Federal Government Jobs
Resource for job information and job searches within the Federal Government Field. * Section on Job Search
Helping federal job Hunters * Section on Job Search
Federal Jobs Digest
Search US Federal Government Jobs By Occupation. * Section on Job Search
Federal Job Search
Tutorial on how to successfully find and apply for Federal Government jobs
FedWorld Home Page
A gateway to government information.
Foreign Policy Association
The Foreign Policy Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring the American public to learn more about the world.
Our goal is to assist job seekers find a career while providing government employers with the tools they need to attract, hire, and retain great people.
Graduate Education for Public Service Careers
Devoted to the promotion of graduate education to prepare students for careers in public service.
Library of Congress
The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress.
National Archive of Criminal Justice Data
Resources for crime and justice data
National Criminal Justice Reference Service
A federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.
Philly Assocation of Community Development Corporations
Dedicated to advocacy, policy development, and technical assistance for community development corporations and other organizations in their efforts to rebuild communities and revitalize neighborhoods.
PA State Civil Service Commission
Actively promoting employment opportunities in State and certain Local (County) Government agencies
Tools for Candidate, Issue and Corporate Campaigns.
A job advertising website specializing in public policy jobs: covering research, policy making, and academic jobs in many fields including: foreign policy, economics, social policy, family policy, legal affairs and fiscal policy.
Policy Library is a social, economic and foreign policy resource - updated daily with the latest jobs, research, and events. It's members reach an audience of hundreds of thousands of policy makers, politicians, academics and students.
Ultimate Criminal Justice Resource Page
Provides links to a variety of specializations within Criminal Justice Field.
United Nations Association
A not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to building understanding of and support for the ideals and vital work of the United Nations among the American people.
Official website of the United States Federal Government. Provides information on Federal jobs and employment information * Section on Job Search
US Department of Commerce
The Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting economic growth
US Department of Justice
To enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States
US Department of State
Focused on accomplishing America's mission of diplomacy at home and around the world.