The Borgen Project

About The Borgen Project

From CNN to The Huffington Post, the world is talking about the innovative movement that is downsizing global poverty. The Borgen Project believes that leaders of the most powerful nation on earth should be doing more to address global poverty. This nonprofit organization is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy.

All of our internship programs provide experience in advocacy, mobilizing and fundraising, coupled with real industry exposure and an insight into the nonprofit world.

Each internship program has a dedicated manager who will guide you through your program, ensuring key weekly objectives are met, along with additional orientation, 101 training sessions and check-in calls.


Content Team Intern

August 2021 - November 2021 Ruston, LA
“I loved being critqued as a writer like never before. As a writer with no previous published work, The Borgen Project helped me gain the skills I needed to have confidence in turning in articles. They were there whenever I needed help or had any questions. ”

HR Management Intern

September 2021 Myrtle Point, OR
“I loved being able to have free range of what hours I work and what days.”
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