Internship Opportunities

Summer 2021 Internship Projects

The potential partners/projects for the Serve-Learn-Sustain Summer 2021 Internship are listed below.  Please click each link to see a full description of each opportunity.


Partner: Carrie's Closet

2018/2019 Fellow at the Center for Civic Innovation, where they are a part of a collective of civic entrepreneurs tackling inequality in Atlanta. 

Project #1: Foster Child Bill of Rights and Direct Service


Partner: Center for Civic Innovation

Project #1: Community Engagement and Civic Innovation Interns


Partner: City of Atlanta - AgLanta

Project #1: 2021 Fresh Food Access Interactive Map and Report


Partner: City of Atlanta - Department of City Planning

Project #1: City-owned Vacant Land Redevelopment Research


Partner: City of Atlanta - Mayor's Office of Resilience - One Atlanta

Project #1: Aglanta Ambassador Program


Partner: City of Atlanta - Mayor's Office of Resilience - One Atlanta

Project #1: Sustainability Program Tracking for Equitable Outcomes


Partner: City of Savannah

Project #1: Sea Level Sensor Project - Frontline Community Health

NOTE: This internship has the potential to be based in Savannah, Georgia (if we are able to be in person).  Intern would then need to make their own housing arrangements.


Partner: Civic Dinners

2018/2019 Fellow at the Center for Civic Innovation, where they are a part of a collective of civic entrepreneurs tackling inequality in Atlanta. 

Project #1: Civic Dinners Ambassadors Program


Partner: Coffee County Historical Society

Project #1: Coffee County Memory Project

NOTE:  This project is based in Coffee County Georgia.   If the intern opts to be on site they will need to make their own housing arrangements.


Partner: College AIM

Project #1: Data Management and Salesforce Migration

Project #2:  Communication


Partner: Digital Media (Georgia Tech)

Project #1: Smart Sea Level Sensor Project Map Room (Data)

Project #2: Smart Sea Level Sensor Project Map Room (Interactions)


Partner: Food4Lives

Project #1: No Food Waste in Atlanta

Project #2: Make Homeless Meals More Nutritious


Partner: Friends of the Urban Food Forest

Project #1: App and Website Integrated Development Study

Project #2: App for Browns Mill Community Study


Partner: Georgia Tech Facilities

Project #1: Facilities Energy Optimization


Partner: Georgia Tech Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)

Project #1: Smart Sea Level Sensor Project - Dashboard Applications

Project #2: Smart Sea Level Sensor Project – Air Quality Sensors

NOTE: Some work with these projects will be done in Savannah, Georgia


Partner: Georgia Tech Office of Campus Sustainability

Project #1: Tracking and Reporting Georgia Tech's Scope 3 Emissions


Partner: Groundwork Atlanta

Project #1: Equity Mapping, Measurement, and Storytelling


Partner: Historic Westside Gardens

Project #1: Food Gardens and Nutritional Information


Partner: Hope for Youth (HYPE)

Project #1: Culturally Relevant Computer Science Curriculum and Portal


Partner: Park Pride

Project #1: Analyzing Community Stewardship for Local Parks


Partner: RCE Greater Atlanta (Georgia Tech/SLS )

Project #1: RCE Greater Atlanta - Leadership Circle and Drawdown Georgia Equity Project


Partner: Small Bites Adventure Club

Project #1: Consumer Research on Nutrition Education Tech Products

Project #2: Consumer Research Deep Dive into Picky Eaters


Partner: SMART Community Corps

SLS partners with the Georgia Smart Community Challenge for the SMART Community Corps summer internship program.  There are multiple internship opportunities located in Atlanta and around the state.  

Project #1: Clayton County - Smart Pedestrian Planning

Project #2: City of Sandy Springs - Streamlining Suburban Transit

Project #3: City of Savannah - Savannah Blight, Civic Data Science for Equitable Development

Project #4: City of Valdosta - A Traffic Monitoring and Communication System to Improve Safety, Connectivity, and Efficiency

Project #5: Socially Aware Mobility Lab - Piloting On-Demand Multimodal Transit in Atlanta (PODMTA)

NOTE: Although SMART Community Corps interns are part of the SLS Summer Internship Cohort, this is a SEPARATE application.  Please complete their application for this internship, along with the SLS application if you are interested in applying for multiple project opportunities.


Partner: The Life School

2018/2019 Fellow at the Center for Civic Innovation, where they are a part of a collective of civic entrepreneurs tackling inequality in Atlanta. 

Project #1: Build Underwater Robots with Teens


Partner: Truly Living Well

Project #1: Farms on Wheels Project


Partner: WUNDERgrubs

2018/2019 Fellow at the Center for Civic Innovation, where they are a part of a collective of civic entrepreneurs tackling inequality in Atlanta. 

Project #1: System of Partnership

Project #2: VR Community Outreach