Internship Program

WVCBP Internship Program

The WVCBP internship program’s mission is to partner our organization with highly motivated undergraduate and graduate students committed to building a shared prosperity through policy change. Our internship program prepares students for potential employment in the non-profit policy world by training them to conduct rigorous data and policy analysis while developing effective communications strategies. 

The WVCBP offers summer internships paid at $15.00 per hour. A typical internship runs from mid-May to early August. Internships are full time and include paid vacation and sick days 

Interns work closely with WVCBP staff focusing on one of the following tracks: 

Outreach and Communications 

Policy research and Analysis 

WVCBP interns are current students at a higher-education institution, or recent graduates, with preference given to graduate students. 

Our application process for summer interns begins in February. To apply, please submit the following to 


2-3 page writing sample 

One academic reference, one work-related reference, one personal reference

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