Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

La Follette School students have interned throughout the United States and overseas at all levels of government, in nonprofit organizations, and in the private sector. Since 2010, the following organizations have hosted La Follette School students. Internship summaries by students who received course credit for their work experience through PA 827 Administrative Internship are here.

Washington, D.C.

  • American Enterprise Institute
  • Broadcasting Board of Governors
  • Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Child Trends
  • City First Enterprises
  • Climate Focus
  • Concentric Energy Advisors
  • Congressional Budget Office
  • Crowdpac
  • District of Columbia Public Schools
  • House Office of the Legislative Counsel
  • Issue One
  • National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine
  • Office of US Congressman Ron Kind
  • Partnership for Public Service
  • Research Triangle Institute International
  • Results for Development Institute
  • The American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • The Organization of American States
  • The Urban Institute
  • US Department of Agriculture, Economics Research Service
  • US Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service
  • US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
  • US Department of State
  • US Department of State

Other Wisconsin & US Locations

  • Canticle Farm
  • Chicago Council on Global Affairs
  • Chicago Mayor’s Office
  • City of Middleton
  • Community Advocates Inc.
  • Denver Rescue Mission, Champa House
  • EDIT
  • Education Pioneers
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • IMPACT Planning Council
  • IMPACT Planning Council
  • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Levee Ready Columbia
  • Local Initiatives Support Corporation
  • Metropolitan Council
  • Michael Fields Agriculture Institute
  • Montgomery County Council/Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation
  • New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services
  • Office of the Milwaukee County District Attorney, Domestic Violence Unit
  • Policy Matters Ohio
  • Public Policy Forum
  • Resource Management Agency of Monterey County
  • State of Oregon, Chief Human Resources Office
  • State of Oregon, Human Resources Office
  • The Carter Center
  • US Army Reserve
  • US Federal Court, Chicago
  • US Government Accountability Office
  • Village of Waunakee

International

  • Asia-Pacific Finance and Development Center
  • Bard College, Berlin, Germany
  • BASIX, India
  • ENS Global Escuela de Negocios Sociales
  • Equal Education
  • European Parliament
  • Fundación En Via
  • Fundación Ethos
  • Health Access Connect
  • Imani Development Consultants Limited, Blantyre, Malawi
  • Institute of Policy Analysis and Research-Rwanda (IPAR-Rwanda), Kigali, Rwanda
  • Nanubhai Education Foundation
  • National Rural Support Programme
  • Silethokuhle Foundation and The Kruger National Park
  • The Observer Research Foundation, Delhi
  • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
  • United Nations Inter-Agency Secretariat of International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
  • US Department of State, Consulate, Monterrey, Mexico
  • US Department of State, Embassy, Berlin, Germany
  • US Department of State, Mission to the European Union in Brussels, Belgium
  • US Department of State, Tirana, Albania
  • US Department of State, US Embassy, Counter Narcotics Division
  • US Department of State, US Embassy, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Madison, Wisconsin

  • American Family Children’s Hospital, Child Health Advocacy Center
  • City of Madison, Finance Department
  • City of Madison, Parks Division
  • Dane County Board of Supervisors
  • Education Analytics
  • Forward Community Investments
  • Four Lakes Wildlife Center
  • Global Ventures Division of the Wisconsin Department of Commerce
  • Goodman Community Center
  • Hamilton Consulting Group
  • Legislative Internship with Representative Fred Clark
  • Madison Metropolitan School District, Research & Program Evaluation Office
  • Michael Best Strategies, LLC
  • National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education (CFIRE)
  • National Council on Crime and Delinquency
  • Office of State Rep. Amy Loudenbeck
  • Office of State Rep. Dave Murphy
  • Office of State Senator Chris Larson
  • Office of the Governor, Legislative and Policy Division
  • Pacific Economics Group
  • Project HealthDesign
  • Public Service Commission of Wisconsin
  • Rainbird Foundation
  • Second Harvest Foodbank of Southwestern Wisconsin
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure
  • Thrive
  • United Way of Dane County
  • University of Wisconsin System, Office of General Counsel
  • US Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency
  • US Department of Veterans' Affairs
  • US Geological Survey National Wildlife Health Center
  • UW–Madison Computational Nuclear Engineering Research Group
  • UW–Madison Law School
  • UW–Madison, Foreign Language and Area Studies Program
  • UW–Madison, La Follette School of Public Affairs Faculty
  • UW–Madison, Law School, Economic Justice Institute
  • UW–Madison, PEOPLE Program
  • WE International
  • We International Inc.
  • Wisconsin Area Health Education Centers
  • Wisconsin Association of School Boards
  • Wisconsin Department of Administration, Bureau of Supportive Housing
  • Wisconsin Department of Administration, Division of Enterprise Technology
  • Wisconsin Department of Administration, Division of Housing
  • Wisconsin Department of Children and Families, Bureau of Early Care Regulation
  • Wisconsin Department of Children and Families, Bureau of Performance Management
  • Wisconsin Department of Health Services
  • Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Office of Children’s Mental Health
  • Wisconsin Department of Justice, Office of Crime Victims Services
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Office of Business Support and Sustainability
  • Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice
  • Wisconsin Health Care Association/Wisconsin Center for Assisted Living
  • Wisconsin Homeland Security Council
  • Wisconsin HOPE Lab
  • Wisconsin Medical Society
  • Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance
  • Wisconsin State Assembly
  • Wisconsin State Senate
  • World Council of Credit Unions