Dwight Hall at Yale

Center for Public Service and Social Justice

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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Habitat for Humanity Spring Mission Trip

Habitat for Humanity is looking for someone to fill their LAST spot on their spring break trip! Please email kevin.pirruccio@yale.edu if interested!

Habitat for Humanity Spring Mission Trip

Habitat for Humanity is looking for someone to fill their LAST spot on their spring break trip! Please email kevin.pirruccio@yale.edu if interested!

YANA Consulting Projects

Unpaid
Open
The projets have low time commitment, you will work closely with Yale alumni, build up your resume for job applications, and most importantly, bring changes to people across the globe!  
 
There are two type of positions: Project Manager and Consultant
  • Project Manager: you are the point person between YANA and the client as well as a meeting with us on a monthly basis.
  • Consultant: work closely... READ MORE

Apply to join the RITM Student Advisory Committee

Unpaid
Open

Yale undergraduates, graduate students, and professional students are invited to apply to join the 2017-2018 student advisory board. The board, which will meet regularly during both semesters of the 2017 calendar year, will advise the Center’s director on the Center’s activities and operations. The board may also take on special projects, such as the organization of the student summer research... READ MORE

Cooking with University Church in Yale at Columbus House

Homelessness & Housing
Unpaid
Open
Columbus House Cooking: UCY cooks a meal at Columbus House homeless shelter on the 2nd Sunday of every month. If you’re interested in helping on Saturday, February 11, 4:00-6:00 p.m. please contact Dianne Davis. (... READ MORE

J-Z AMP Mentor

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Paid
Open
J-Z AMP is an academic mentoring program in which sophomores are paired with sixth-grade student at local middle schools. Each mentor works with the same two students for three years. In addition to regular afternoon sessions, J-Z AMP goes on educational field trips, mentors plan enrichment activities and create lesson plans with their mentees. 
 
Commit to helping New Haven kids stay in school. Get paid at a competitive rate for your hard work. Come to the... READ MORE

Tutoring with Co-Op After School

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Join anytime!

Co-Op After School is a marquee institutional program of Dwight Hall and a prominent after school program in the state of Connecticut.  Serving hundreds of high school children at Co-Op High School, Co-Op provides meaningful opportunities for students to engage with arts and academics in a supported environment.  

Calling all TUTORS to work with these amazing high school students

Opportunity starts 2/28/17 and lasts until 5/4/17

Tuesdays - 2:30 – 4:30p

... READ MORE

Intake Coordinator for Yale VITA

YHHAP’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), which prepares tax returns for low-income New Haven residents at no cost, is seeking intake coordinators for this semester.
 
As an intake coordinator, you are the first people that clients interact with. You’ll greet clients when they arrive, ensure they are eligible for our services, answer any questions they may have, and make sure they’re helped by a qualified tax preparer.... READ MORE

Summer Program on Community Leadership & Service

Open

Our Washington, DC based summer institute focused on Community Leadership and Service is now accepting applications for the February 8, 2017 Priority Deadline. 

The Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service (IPVS) is an eight week summer academic internship program sponsored by The Fund for American Studies in partnership with George Mason University. The program offers undergraduate students... READ MORE

Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation

Health & Medicine
Paid
Open

With the support of the Aetna Foundation, InnovateHealth Yale offers funding to student teams focused on reducing health disparities in the United States.

Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation ($25,000): 
The Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation is a $25,000 cash prize awarded to the best student-led venture focused on developing a technology solution to address a health disparity challenge. Examples of challenges include higher rates of health... READ MORE

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