Borgen Project

About Borgen Project

From CNN to The Huffington Post, the world is talking about the innovative movement that is downsizing global poverty. The Borgen Project believes that leaders of the most powerful nation on earth should be doing more to address global poverty. This nonprofit organization is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy.

All of our internship programs provide experience in advocacy, mobilizing and fundraising, coupled with real industry exposure and an insight into the nonprofit world.

Each internship program has a dedicated manager who will guide you through your program, ensuring key weekly objectives are met, along with additional orientation, 101 training sessions and check-in calls.


Nonprofit Leadership Intern

July 2023 - September 2023 Seattle, WA
“If you are looking for internship experience with flexible schedule and want to gain relevant work experience in nonprofit and political science, I would recommend you to apply for internships at The Borgen Project. I could learn a lot about global poverty and foreign aid, and the team and my manager were so supportive all the time. ”

Political Affairs Intern

February 2023 - July 2023 Cupertino, CA
“I liked seeing how much of an impact I made!”
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