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The Student Experience

Who They Are

In 2020, 415 students from 7 schools/colleges went to 29 states, the District of Columbia, and 21 countries -- 90% of whom would have had to turn down their summer experience or supplement the experience with a second job if it had not been for SIGP funding.

Where They Went

Students interned at a range of companies in a variety of industries, including:

Arts, Culture, Museums, and Performance Communication, Journalism, Media, and Publishing Government & Public Policy
Ames History Museum Hashtag Sports Center for Political Accountability
Cape Cod Theatre Project Latino USA Promise Arizona
Chicago Art Deco Society NOISE Omaha Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago
National Orchestral Institute Poets House The Environmental Law and Policy Center
Voltage Pictures The Village Sun US District Court – Northern District of Illinois

95% of students said they would recommend their summer experience to another Northwestern student.