Resources and Opportunities

Villanova Career Center

The Career Center at Villanova provides a wealth of services including resume review, mock interviews, and workshops.  They also have a searchable database of employment opportunities.

Careers in Public Service

Public Service Careers

An excellent source for professional jobs in government, nonprofits, NGO's, consulting, contracting and academia. Also provides general advice and information about public service careers.

Partnership for Public Service
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

GovLoop: Knowledge Network for Government

Local Government Careers

Virginia Municipal League

Local Government Job Net

Job Opportunities listed at

International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Job Center

Association for Pennsylvania Municipal Management (APMM)

New Jersey League of Municipalities (NJLM)

National Association of Counties (NAC)

National League of Cities (NLC)

General State & Federal Government

Pennsylvania Civil Service Commission

Government Executive

Fellowships: City & State

ICMA Local Government Management Fellowship

ICMA Links to Local Government Internships

Allegheny County Scholars in Local Government Program

City of Long Beach, California Fellowship Program

State of California Fellowships

Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs

Federal Agencies: Internships and Fellowships

The Pathways Program

Presidential Management Fellowship

Diplomacy Fellows Program

USDA Internships and Fellowships

Department of State Student Programs

HHS Student Programs

Careers in National Defense

HUD Intern Programs

Careers in Non-Profit Management

Resources and Info on Non Profit Job Search

The Foundation Center

Chronicle of Philanthropy

Guide Star


Opportunities in Public Affairs (DC)

The Non Profit Times

Hire Culture (MA)

International Development Fellows Program (Catholic Relief Services)

Pennsylvania City Employment Sites

City of Philadelphia

City of Pittsburgh

City of Allentown

City of Scranton

News Sources



The Public Manager

The Washington Post

National Conference of State Legislators

Professional Associations

American Society for Public Administration (ASPA)

National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)

International City/County Management Association (ICMA)

Association for Pennsylvania Municipal Management (APMM)

 “You are not here merely to make a living. You are here to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, and with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget this errand.” 

- Woodrow Wilson