Public Service Job Search Sites

Keywords to use while searching for public service jobs in Handshake: “public policy” or “non profit.”  You can also click on your major for internship/job options.

American Political Science Association

With a range of programs and services for individuals, departments and institutions, APSA brings together political scientists from all fields of inquiry, regions, and occupational endeavors within and outside academe in order to expand awareness and understanding of politics.

Association for Public Policy and Analysis

APPAM is dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis, and education.

Commongood Careers

Commongood Careers is a mission-driven search firm that is committed to social impact. Their purpose is to support the hiring needs of organizations that are dedicated to tackling today’s most pressing social problems.

Idealist is all about connecting idealists - people who want to do good - with opportunities for action and collaboration.

Try “public policy” keyword

Michigan Municipal League

The Michigan Municipal League is dedicated to making Michigan’s communities better by thoughtfully innovating programs, energetically connecting ideas and people, actively serving members with resources and services, and passionately inspiring positive change for Michigan’s greatest centers of potential: its communities.

National Council of Nonprofits

Job listings in the nonprofit sector.

Nonprofit Career Match

Connects people who want to make a difference to the jobs that do.

Pathways programs for recent graduates

The Pathways Program offers federal internship and employment opportunities for current students, recent graduates and those with an advanced degree.

Public service careers

Jobs listed on span all sectors and levels: federal, state, county, and local government; nonprofit organizations and associations; think tanks and research organizations; academia; consulting; and the private sector.

Social justice job boards

List of social justice job boards and organizations

State of Michigan

Internship and job opportunities in the State of Michigan

The Chronicle of Philanthropy

The Chronicle of Philanthropy is an independent news organization that has been serving leaders, fundraisers, grant makers, and others involved in the philanthropic enterprise for more than 25 years. It offers a robust advice section to help nonprofit workers do their jobs as well as one of the biggest listings of career opportunities.