NU Public Interest Program

Building a Network of Engaged Citizens to Inspire Change

Past Partners

NUPIP has placed Fellows at more than 100 partner organizations over the past 15 years. Below are some of our most recent and/or most frequent partner organizations:

Academy for Urban School Leadership (AUSL)

Bunker Labs

Center for Independent Futures

Center on Halsted

Chapin Hall 

Chicago Federation of Labor

Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)

Chicago Public Schools – Department of Principal Quality

Chicago Public Schools – Department of Student Assessment

Chicago Public Schools – Office of Diverse Learner Supports and Services

City of Chicago – Mayor’s Office

Civic Consulting Alliance (CCA)

Coalition to Save Our Mental Health Centers

Cook County – Bureau of Finance

Cook County – Department of Budget & Management

Cradles to Crayons

Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund (DMSF)

Evanston/Skokie School District 65

Evanston Township High School (ETHS) – Community Service Department

Evanston Township High School (ETHS) – Design Thinking & Innovation

Free Spirit Media

Heartland Alliance

Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health

Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC)

Intuit Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art

James B Moran Center for Youth Advocacy

La Casa Norte

Lawndale Christian Health Center

LEARN Charter School Network

Legal Prep Charter Academy

Love, Unity & Values Institute


New Root Learning Institute

Noble Charter Schools

Northwestern University – Center for Civic Engagement

Peer Health Exchange

Sunshine Enterprises

UChicago Consortium on School Research

Upwardly Global

Urban Prep Academies

World Chicago

Youth & Opportunity United (Y.O.U.)

Youth Job Center

For a complete list of past partners, see Past Fellows.