Advanced Service Learning

Advanced service learning opportunities (commonly referred to as internships) are individual placements open to PCJ students in the fall and winter semesters.

  • These opportunities are different from the group-placements offered through PCJ362H: Service Learning.
  • To be eligible to participate, students must have completed PCJ260Y1. Successful applicants will be enrolled in PCJ499H1F/S and will receive 0.5 FCE. All positions are unpaid. 
  • To apply, refer to the instructions specified in each posting and copy in your email. 
  • Please note that applications are considered on a rolling basis, so early applications are strongly encouraged.



Logo of Arctic 360

Arctic360 works to highlight and strengthen the emerging economy of the North American Arctic (Alaska, northern Canada and Greenland). In this pursuit, Arctic360 works with government bodies (from federal to local), the private sector, Indigenous development corporations and governments, expert Arctic leaders, our partners, and other stakeholders to help educate, inspire, and attract human and economic capital into the North American Arctic.

Role: Conference intern

 3 positions available

To apply, read the full terms of reference

Logo of the Canadian Council of Muslim Women

The Canadian Council of Muslim Women (CCMW) is a national not-for-profit organization whose overarching mission is to ensure the equality, equity and empowerment of Muslim women. The story of CCMW begins in 1982 when a group of dynamic and devoted Muslim women from across Canada congregated in Winnipeg, Manitoba to mobilize their passion for social justice and faith in order to enrich their communities. For over 35 years, CCMW has proudly advocated on behalf of Canadian Muslims, encouraged civic engagement, empowered communities and promoted inter-cultural and inter-religious understanding.

Role: Legal and GBV Intern

3 positions available

To apply, read the full terms of reference


Established in 1960, the Canadian Voice of Women for Peace (VOW) is Canada’s oldest national feminist peace group. We are a non-partisan, non-profit membership-based organization with consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). VOW values and honours women in all of our diversities and provides women the opportunity to have their voices heard locally, nationally, and internationally on issues concerning peace.

Role: Student Peace Intern

2 positions available

To apply, read the terms of reference

Logo of Green PAC

GreenPAC is a non-partisan, non-profit organization working to build and support environmental leadership in elected office. We do this by helping to elect environmental leaders of all major parties running for office; running a Parliamentary Internship for the Environment program, now in its third year, which places interns with MPs to support environmental leadership on Parliament Hill and helps prepare young Canadians for careers as environmental champions; and working with individuals and community groups across the country to build local civic engagement with elected officials on the environment.

Role: Program & Communications Support Intern

1 position available

To apply, read the full terms of reference

Logo of Jumpstart Refugee Talent

Jumpstart Refugee Talent is the only national refugee-led organization dedicated to advancing refugee economic inclusion. Founded in 2016, we focus on the economic empowerment of newly-settled refugees in Canada by facilitating meaningful employment and entrepreneurial opportunities. Jumpstart has hosted 15+ interns from PCJ over the last 3 years, will you be next?

Role: Program Development Intern

1 position available

To apply, read the full terms of reference

Logo of Right to Play

For more than 20 years, Right To Play has worked in some of the most difficult and dangerous places on earth to help children to stay in school and graduate, resist exploitation and overcome prejudice, keep themselves safe from disease, and heal from the harsh realities of war and abuse. Right To Play has grown to reach 1.52 million children in 15 countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Canada.

Role: Global Partnerships Intern

2 positions available

Role: Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Assistant

1 position available

Role: Policy & Stakeholder Engagement Advisor

1 position available
Logo of Youth Employment Services

Youth Employment Services (YES) was the first specialized youth employment and counselling centre in Canada and we quickly became the model for development of similar employment programs throughout Ontario, Canada and the world. YES believes employment is empowerment and the cornerstone of safe and healthy communities. YES leads the Canadian youth sector with innovative programs that empower disadvantaged and vulnerable youth to become self-sufficient contributing members of society.

Role: Employment Capacity Researcher

2 positions available

To apply, read the full terms of reference