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. See what the buzz is about.

  • Application Due Date: TBD 2022. 

IOP Policy and Elsie Civic Engagement Internship

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

  • Application Due Date: April 1

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. Apply to this program »

  • Application Due Date: April 15

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.  Apply to this program »

  • Fall Term Application Due Date: March 1
  • Spring Term Application Due Date: November 1

Legislator for a Day

The 2021 Legislator for a Day program has been reimagined as a "Career Panel" that will occur on March 23 as part of Pitt Day in Harrisburg. Registration will be available soon. 

  • Application Due Date: TBD

Ambassadors for Civic Engagement

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

  • Application Due Date for 2022: TBD