Join the Institute on Governance as our 2016 Founder’s Intern

The Institute on Governance is now accepting applications for the 2016 Founder’s Internship Award. Recipients of the Award may take-up their internships as of April 25, 2016 with starting dates to be agreed to between the recipient and the Institute.

The Founder’s Internship Award recognizes excellence in scholarship and student engagement in public sector governance. The Founder’s Internship extends the Institute’s mission of promoting good governance as a key factor of success of governments, organizations and democracies. The Award consists of a twelve to fourteen week resident internship at the IOG’s office in Ottawa. Recipients receive a stipend for the duration of their internship. Recipients of the Internship contribute to all facets of IOG’s activities, thereby applying their knowledge and experience to the Institute’s research, publishing, and training programs.

To apply:

Interested candidates should submit their applications to the Institute by email to Lorraine Cole at Applications should consist of a covering letter and curriculum vitae. The cover letter should indicate the areas of the Institute’s activities where the candidate expects to make a contribution. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 7, 2016.


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    Founded in 1990, the Institute on Governance (IOG) is an independent, Canada-based, not-for-profit public interest institution with its head office in Ottawa and an office in Toronto. Our mission is ‘advancing better governance in the public interest,’ which we accomplish by exploring, developing and promoting the principles, standards and practices which underlie good governance in the public sphere, both in Canada and abroad.

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