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Opportunities

Below is a growing list of opportunities on campus and within the community. Please note that this list is not yet comprehensive, and that students can reach out to Dwight Hall staff for opportunity inquiries.

If you are looking for post-graduation opportunities, the Yale OCS page has a comprehensive list of short-term opportunities in public service.

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Innovate Health Yale: Social Entrepreneurship Fellow

Health & Medicine
Paid
Open
InnovateHealth Yale is hiring! Do you know someone who can be our Social Entrepreneurship Fellow?
 
The Position: The Social Entrepreneurship Fellow will play a central role in advancing InnovateHealth Yale’s mission to be a home for those at Yale interested in creating innovative solutions to challenges in health and in education. The Fellow will be responsible for program development, event support, communications, outreach, and mentoring. The... READ MORE

United Way: Volunteer Book Distributor

Children & Youth
Open

Be a volunteer book distributor and help New Haven children at Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center

Tuesday, June 27         4-6 PM      
Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center

Tuesday, July 18           4-6 PM
Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center

Tuesday, August 1         4-6 PM
Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center

Tuesday, August 15       4-6 PM
Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center

Tuesday, August 29       4-6 PM
Cornell-Scott Hill Health Center... READ MORE

United Way: Volunteer Food Distributor

Hunger & Nutrition
Open

Be a volunteer food distributor at the CT Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry and help West Rock families in need

Thursday, July 6               4-7 PM      
Wilmot Crossing & McCaughney Terrace

Wednesday, July 19          4:30-6:30 PM
West Rock-Authors Academy

Wednesday, August 16     4-7PM
Wilmot Crossing & McCaughney Terrace

Tuesday, August 29          4:30-6:30 PM
West Rock-Authors Academy

Pick one date to volunteer with us... READ MORE

Volunteer on the Yale Farm

Environment
Unpaid
Open

Regular summer hours on the Farm are back — grab some sensible shoes and sunscreen and join us for volunteer days on Fridays and Saturdays for any amount of time between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm.

Community Engagement VISTA and Environmental Leadership VISTA with Neighborhood Housing Services

Paid
Open

Since 2009, NHS of New Haven has been fortunate to host AmeriCorps VISTA Members and Summer Associates. The AmeriCorps VISTA program has provided us with individuals who have brought an outstanding blend of motivation and passion for community service. We are continually impressed by their intelligence, creativity, dedication, conscientiousness, and team spirit. Past VISTA members have given freely of their time and have... READ MORE

Westly Foundation Prize Seeking Yalies from CA to Apply

Open

We believe that small bets and a growth mindset lead to breakthrough discoveries. Since 2012, we have awarded cash prizes once a year to young innovators in California with novel solutions to community challenges. We’re looking for creative leaders who are early in their journey, and have not yet received major recognition or substantial outside investment, but have prototyped their solution and show great potential. Because we value inventive problem-solving, we place no restrictions on the... READ MORE

Cosma Foundation: Grant Writing and Sustainable International Development

International Affairs
Open

Cosma is a holistic community based development agency; they work in a small rural community in Uganda and aim to improve quality of life through a number of initiatives, including sustainable agricultural practice, entrepreneurial and advanced university education, and mentoring/psychosocial support for children. We are currently looking for a Yale student who is interested in getting involved in the organization, specifically in the realm of grant writing. We are looking for a... READ MORE

The 2017 It Takes a Region Conference Call for Session Proposals

Environment
Health & Medicine
Hunger & Nutrition
Open

The 2017 It Takes a Region Conference

Call for Session Proposals

NESAWG’s It Takes a Region Conference brings together practitioners, leaders, and advocates working to create a just and sustainable food system for all.

We’re looking for a few good session proposals, and yours may be one of them! Our conference is where we get to... READ MORE

National Service and Civic Engagement Research Competition - Notice of Funding Availability

Open

The Corporation for National and Community Service’s Office of Research and Evaluation (ORE) has opened applications for the 2017 National Service and Civic Engagement Research Competition.  Funding will support scholars who bring new life to topics such as civic infrastructure, civic engagement... READ MORE

PAVE New Haven AmeriCorps VISTA Positions at Dwight Hall: Education VISTA and Poverty Alleviation VISTA

Paid
Open

Serve a year as an AmeriCorps VISTA member with PAVE New Haven!

PAVE (Projects Advancing Vitality and Equity) New Haven is an AmeriCorps VISTA project dedicated to furthering educational equity and financial empowerment in New Haven, CT. PAVE VISTA members serve at nonprofit organizations around New Haven to further these... READ MORE

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