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The Student Experience

Who They Are

In 2021, 339 students from 7 schools/colleges went to 31 states, the District of Columbia, and 24 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
Brevard Music Center Backstage City of Chicago Mayor’s Office
Dayton International Peace Museum Folio Literary Management Polish American Congress
Evanston Art Center Jackson Hole News & Guide Small Business Advocacy Council
Pegasus Theatre Latino USA State of Hawaii Department of Energy
The Field Museum White Horse Pictures US Department of State

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