CLAS Community Internships
The Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS), University Center for International Studies at the University of Pittsburgh offers a 3-credit, undergraduate internship for rising juniors and seniors in good academic standing (minimum GPA 3.00). The potential intern must be available for the entirety of the internship during the Fall, Spring, or Summer term. The aim of the internship is to involve CLAS certificate student(s) in organizations that work in and with the Latinx community in Southwestern Pennsylvania and leverage the skills and language acquired during their course of studies at the University of Pittsburgh.
Undergraduate Internship Opportunities
To learn more about each internship, please click on the internship of your interest. Additionally, you will find the application for the internships below. If you have any questions, please email Luz Amanda Hank, Assistant Director for Partnerships and Programming.
- Business Analyst Internship with Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corporation
- Community Engagement Internship with Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corporation
- Mayor's Office Internship with the City of Pittsburgh, Office of the Mayor
- Program Associate Internship with Operation Walk Pittsburgh
Please note: The deadline for submission of all application materials for the FALL 2021 Semester is Monday, June 14, 2021. The deadline for submission of all application materials for the SPRING 2022 Semester is Friday, October 15, 2021. To apply to any of these internships, please see below.
For organizations that are interested in setting up a program with CLAS:
Please send a request for internship to Luz Amanda Hank, Assistant Director for Partnerships and Programming. CLAS will set up a meeting with your organization to discuss what the needs of your organization are.
When thinking of working with us and writing your request for an internship, please keep these things in mind:
- Specific internship outcome(s)
- Required and desired skills
- Schedule and structure