Canada West Foundation Head Office, Calgary AB
About the Role
For over forty years the Canada West Foundation has given voice to western Canadian aspirations and communicated the region’s unique opportunities to the rest of the country and the world. Reporting to the VP of Research, Interns provide research assistance to a variety of public policy projects.
Internships are open to students and recent graduates (up to 18 months) of a Canadian post-secondary institution.
This position starts on January 8, 2013 and ends on April 26, 2013 (16 weeks).
$20/hour with 37.5 hours per week.
Applicants should provide:
- A cover letter outlining why you are interested in doing an internship at a public policy think tank
- An unofficial transcript
Applications should be submitted via email (subject line: “Winter Internship”) to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5PM Mountain Standard Time on December 3, 2012. Only applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants are thanked for their interest in the Canada West Foundation.
The Jim Hume Student Internship Program is designed to provide post-secondary students with a rewarding experience working at one of Canada’s leading public policy research institutes.