Internship Program

Apply for an internship at Knight Foundation

Gain eight weeks of experience this summer at one of the largest nonprofit foundations in the United States. Knight Foundation offers competitive paid internships that allow interns to help us provide communities with the tools to shape their own futures.

Knight is seeking interns for the following locations:

Akron, Ohio: One position is available to work with our Akron community team. Local candidates preferred. 

Miami: Four positions are available to work with our Community and National Initiatives team on projects such as the Knight Cities Challenge, the shifting urban economy and putting public life back into public spaces; two positions are available to work with our Communications team helping tell the stories of our grantees and Knight’s work in general; one position is available to work with Eric Newton, our senior adviser to the president, on media and journalism issues; one position is available to work with our Strategy & Assessment team using data journalism to help share what we’re learning; one position is available with our Grants Administration team.

San Jose, Calif.: One position is available to work with our San Jose community team. Local candidates preferred.

Please send a cover letter and resume to: internship@knightfoundation.org. For more on Knight Foundation, visit knightfoundation.org

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