Job Opportunities


Fall 2017 Internships – Apply by September 8, 2017

The Sycamore Institute is now accepting applications for two openings for our fall 2017 internship program. Both positions will be based in our downtown Nashville office with potential opportunities to work remotely.

  • Policy Intern — The Policy Intern will work primarily with the Policy Director and Policy Analyst. Duties may include conducting state policy-related research and analysis and writing blog posts, policy briefs and reports. Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in health policy and state budget issues are encouraged to apply.
  • Administration & Communications Intern — The Administration & Communications Intern will work primarily with the Executive Director and Communications Director. Duties may include assisting with operations, scheduling, and public relations. Undergraduate and graduate students with strong writing skills and an interest in nonprofit management and communications are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply — Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to Courtnee Melton at cmelton@sycamoreinstitutetn.org. Please specify which of the two positions most interests you and include “Fall Internship” in your email subject line. Applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m. CDT on September 8, 2017.


Spring 2018 Internships – Apply by October 31, 2017

The Sycamore Institute is now accepting applications for two openings for our spring 2018 internship program. Both positions will be based in our downtown Nashville office with potential opportunities to work remotely.

  • Policy Intern — The Policy Intern will work primarily with the Policy Director and Policy Analyst. Duties may include conducting state policy-related research and analysis and writing blog posts, policy briefs and reports. Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in health policy and state budget issues are encouraged to apply.
  • Administration & Communications Intern — The Administration & Communications Intern will work primarily with the Executive Director and Communications Director. Duties may include assisting with operations, scheduling, and public relations. Undergraduate and graduate students with strong writing skills and an interest in nonprofit management and communications are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply — Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to Courtnee Melton at cmelton@sycamoreinstitutetn.org. Please specify which of the two positions most interests you and include “Spring Internship” in your email subject line. Applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m. CDT on October 31, 2017.