The application period for our 2019 Summer Placement Program is now closed! Stay tuned for our 2020 application period.
Every summer, the Northern Policy Institute offers up to 10 four-month stages in Northern Ontario. Working at one of the three offices of the Northern Institute or with a partner organization, trainees learn directly in the open fire on public policy.
Experience North 2019 Interns
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Join some of our past Northern Policy Institute summer placements
who have worked throughout Northern Ontario
"Interns are project-focused and given the freedom to really dig into their topics. Not only do you finish the experience with published pieces, but also with many community connections you make along the way."
– Hilary Hagar (Sudbury)
"If you are looking for a summer job that will allow you to enjoy everything Northern Ontario has to offer while developing research and analytical skills, then NPI is for you! "
– Gabbi Rabaa and Jessica Bevilacqua (Kenora)
"It was an enriching experience to learn about the challenges in Northern Ontario and all the various organizations that we were previously unaware of that are working hard to meet those challenges and improve the community we love. "
– Maia Kvas and Irina Chen (Timmins)
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Experience North Through the Years