Never a Spectator Civic Engagement Forum

Never a Spectator Civic Engagement Forum is a unique opportunity for Pitt students to network with some of the region's most prominent leaders.

  • This event will take place on Friday, November 11. Click here for additional details. 

IOP Policy and Elsie Civic Engagement Internship

Interested in working with the IOP or the Elsie Hillman Civic Forum? 

  • Intern positions are available in the Fall of 2022.  Please click here to learn more.  You can always contact the IOP at for more information.  

Elsie Hillman Honors Scholars Program

This program connects entrepreneurial students with regional community partners to develop projects that address community needs and help agencies increase their capacity to do more good. 

  • Click here to learn more.

Ambassadors for Civic Engagement

This program connects a team of graduate students with one community partner to assist the organization with developing and implementing a large project or program. Apply by October 14 »

  • Click here to learn more. 

Institute of Politics Internship and Seminar

In partnership with the Political Science Department and the College of General Studies, the Institute of Politics Internship and Seminar program offers a 4-credit, letter-graded experience that connects students with an office of an elected official. 

  • Click here to learn more. 

Legislator for a Day

The 2022 Legislator for a Day is temporarily on hold until Covid restrictions are fully lifted.