NU Public Interest Program

Building a Network of Engaged Citizens to Inspire Change

Past Partners

NUPIP has placed Fellows at nearly 100 partner organizations over the past decade. 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 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

Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC)

James B Moran Center for Youth Advocacy

La Casa Norte

Lawndale Christian Health Center

LEARN Charter School Network

Legal Prep Charter Academy


Noble Charter Schools

Northwestern University – Center for Civic Engagement

Peer Health Exchange

Sunshine Enterprises

UChicago Consortium on School Research

Umoja Student Development Corporation

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.