Job Opportunities

Policy Internships

The Sycamore Institute is accepting applications for our internship program. These intern positions are unpaid and based in our downtown Nashville office.

Interns will work primarily with the Policy Director and Policy Analyst. Duties may include carrying out state policy-related research, analysis, and writing that contributes to Sycamore blog posts, policy briefs, and reports. Current or recent undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in state criminal justice, social, and/or fiscal policy issues are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to individuals with training in statistics and data analysis.

Application Deadline

Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. Central on the dates listed below. We encourage you to apply early as positions may be filled on a rolling basis.

  • Summer 2020: Apply by March 15, 2020

To Apply

Email a cover letter and résumé to Bryce Tuggle at In your email, please specify the semester and position for which you are applying, and include “Internship Application” in the subject line.

No calls or in-person application submissions please.

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