The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Internship Spotlights

Internships are an important part of academic program at the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy, giving students valuable professional experience at government agencies, nonprofits, legislative offices, think tanks, consulting firms, and other settings.

headshot of Gabriel Adams-Keane Gabriel Adams-Keane
The Office of State Sen. Cindy Friedman
School of Public Policy student Dan Beckley at his computer at his internship Dan Beckley
Massachusetts Executive Office of Technology Services and Security
headshot of Liz Berman Liz Berman
Freedom for All Massachusetts
Headshot of student Jacob Binnall Jacob Binnall
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council
Headshot of Caterina DiBiase Caterina DiBiase
The Pioneer Institute
photo of sierra Sierra Edstrom
The National Academy of Public Administration
photo of Pamela Eisner Pamela Eisner
National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
Joseph Ferry Joseph Ferry
The District Office of Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03)
headshot of Crystal Green Crystal Green
The Postsecondary National Policy Institute
Sophie Korpics on a train Sophie Korpics
The Office of Massachusetts State Representative James Kelcourse
Olivia Laramie talking with a student in Honduras Olivia Laramie
Pure Water for the World
Headshot of Alphoncina Lyamuya Alphoncina Lyamuya
Center for Strategic and International Studies
Headshot of student Cas Martin Cas Martin
The Safe Schools Program for LGBTQ+ Students
photo of evan Evan Mastroianni
City of Springfield Office of Economic Development and Planning
Julia Mathis sitting outside on a bench Julia Mathis
The Office of State Representative Lindsay Sabadosa
Headshot of Shannon McAndrew Shannon McAndrew
The Office of State Sen. Jo Comerford
photo of Clare McGladrigan and MWPC colleagues Clare McGladrigan
Massachusetts Women’s Political Caucus
Headshot of Sarah Nordberg Sarah Nordberg
Office of State Rep. Marjorie Decker
Headshot of Esther Oh Esther Oh
University of Michigan Center for Value-Based Insurance Design
Headshot of Whitley Plummer Whitley Plummer
Metropolitan Area Planning Council
Headshot of Nujhat Purnata Nujhat Purnata
The People’s Republic of Bangladesh Mission at the United Nations in New York City
headshot of Brad Riley Brad Riley
Office of State Sen. Jo Comerford
photo of leslie Leslie Roberts
The Public Health Institute of Western MA
photo of harshita Harshita Snehi
Public Health Institute of Western Massachusetts
Headshot of Ayla Thorntona Ayla Thorntona
The Office of Boston City Councilor Andrea Campbell
Gina Vitale in the office of Senate President Karen Spilka Gina Vitale
Office of Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka
headshot of David Wasielewski David Wasielewski
Stockbridge PILOT (Payment In Lieu Of Taxes) committee
photo of elle Elle Whitehead
Fat Moon Mushrooms