The application period for our 2018 Summer Placement Program is now closed, thank you to all those who applied.

Experience North logoEvery summer, Northern Policy Institute offers up to ten four-month placements across Northern Ontario. Housed in one of Northern Policy Institute's three permanent offices or with a partner organization, the summer students learn first-hand about the cut and thrust of public policy debate.    


Join some of our past Northern Policy Institute summer placements
who have worked throughout Northern Ontario 







"We could not have asked for a better opportunity, a better institution, or a better group of people to work with everyday this summer, near or far, to give us such an amazing experience."

– James Barsby, Jenna Kirker, Andrew Ault (Thunder Bay)


"If you’re looking for a summer job that will offer you the right amount of challenges, great opportunities, and a valuable out-of-office experience, then you should strongly consider spending a summer with NPI."

– Eric Melillo, Winter Lipscombe (Kenora)


"Working at Northern Policy Institute gave me perspective on how unified and passionate individuals and organizations across Northern Ontario are, working to grow and develop innovative solutions for our vast region."

– Hannah Rowswell (Sault Ste. Marie)


Learn more about our summer interns and their experiences at Northern Policy Institute on our blog.


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