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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InnovateHealth Yale: seed stage awards

Health & Medicine
Paid
Closed

December 6th Deadline Approaching
InnovateHealth Yale is accepting applications for two $10,000 seed stage awards focused on improving health. Information is available here and below. Deadline is December 6th!

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Open Call for Emerging Curators

Arts & Culture
Unpaid
Open

Artspace is reviewing curatorial proposals from emerging curators and professionals in arts-related fields who are interested in mounting a ten-week exhibition at Artspace. The exhibition will be mounted in one if two slots: Winter of 2017 (December 2017 – February 2018) or Winter 2018 (December 2018 – February 2019).  This is the third year we are organizing this exciting opportunity, and interested applicants can review documentation from the 2015 and 2016 winning exhibition proposals ... READ MORE

Volunteers Needed: Family Science Night

Children & Youth
Unpaid
Open
Teach kids and their families about science, and get them excited for their own projects! Family Science Night volunteers present simple science demonstrations to kids and their families at these 2-hour family nights. NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! You will be provided with a full set of instructions for delivering your demonstration. 
 
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Common Good & Creative Careers (CGCC): A new initiative from Yale’s Office of Career Strategy

Introducing a new initiative from Yale’s Office of Career Strategy called Common Good & Creative Careers (CGCC). 

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2017 Undergraduate US Grant Directors

Paid
Open
The Ulysses S. Grant Foundation:
An Educational Partnership between Yale and New Haven since 1953.

Since 1953, The U.S. Grant Foundation has been providing exceptional academic enrichment programs during the summer for middle school students from New Haven public schools. The program gives Yale undergraduates the chance to develop a course to teach and provides local students with an exceptional academic program that expands their academic horizons beyond the... READ MORE

The Yale Asian American Studies Task Force is looking for submissions for its first "Zine"

Closed

The Yale Asian American Studies Task Force is looking for submissions for its first “Zine.”  The theme for this semester’s issue is “(w)here is asia america.” The organization hopes to explore topics such as locating Asia America, what Asian and Asian American identity means to you (both in the context of this particular moment in time and in the past), the narratives that have shaped Asian or Asian American identity and the ways in which we can deconstruct those narratives, how we build... READ MORE

NHLSCP Delegation Leaders Needed

Support grassroots projects in Nicaragua. Field-based, experiential approach to learning; Cultural immersion and homestays with local families; Meetings/workshops with in-country experts, and community members; Hands on projects in-country rooted in community needs and ongoing programs;Connecticut program staff offer unique opportunities for advanced trip preparation and follow up.

Delegations focused on public health, education, environment, climate, theater, women... READ MORE

Opportunities for Yale College Students @ Yale-China

Opportunities for Yale College Students @ Yale-China

Post-graduate Fellowship | International Internships | Funded Travel | Learning | Service | Language

2016-17 Yale-China Programs
Yale-China Association offers funded travel to China for students with excellent leadership and enthusiasm for cultural exchange. Students will engage with Chinese people and communities at an in-depth level. The following programs will be offered in the 2016-2017 academic... READ MORE

Girl's Science Investigations - Call for Volunteers (11/12)

Education & Literacy
Unpaid
Closed

Are you a student or scientist at Yale interested in inspiring the next generation of female scientists? Volunteer for Yale Girls’ Science Investigations (GSI) to teach physics principles to local middle school girls! Based out of the Department of Physics, the mission of Girls’ Science Investigations (GSI) is to motivate, empower, and interest girls in developing the skills they need to pursue careers in science. The next session - The World of Sound - will... READ MORE

POST GRAD: Child Welfare Specialist Supervisor with The New York City Administration for Children’s Services

Paid
Closed

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The NYC Administration for Children’s Services is seeking an outstanding candidate to serve as a Program Associate in the Office of Program Management and Sustainability within the Division of Prevention Services (DPS). DPS and its network of contracted providers deliver community-based services across NYC to improve safety, wellbeing, and permanency for thousands of families each year. The newly formed Office of Program Management and Sustainability... READ MORE

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