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.

Overview Description

Co-Op After School Tutor

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Paid
Open

Student Employment Reference #: 23883

Co-Op After School is an afterschool partnership between Dwight Hall at Yale, Cooperative Arts and Humanities High School, and New Haven Public Schools. We are looking for tutors to work in the library from 2:30 - 4:30 on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursdays on a recurring schedule on a drop-in basis on a range of high school academic subjects.

 
Requirements: Work Study Eligible, able to commit... READ MORE

Truman Scholarship for Careers in Public Service

Education & Literacy
Human Rights
Open

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation, established by Congress in 1975, awards scholarships to college juniors who have outstanding leadership potential and who intend to pursue careers in public service. 

The Truman Scholarship provides $30,000 toward a graduate degree leading to a career in public service. Key criteria for this competition include leadership, public service, and the academic... READ MORE

Yale UNICEF: Now Recruiting Coordinators!

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Unpaid
Join anytime!

Yale UNICEF is recruiting coordinators for any one of its committees!

Join the UNICEF team in one of four committees: Community Outreach, Fundraising, Advocacy, and Conference. 

Coordinators work directly with Committee Directors and assist with projects and initiatives for each of the four teams. We have mandatory biweekly meetings, and you will be responsible for keeping in touch with your Committee Directors. Please... READ MORE

Academic Internship Programs in D.C.

Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Open
Have you thought about spending the spring or summer in Washington, D.C.? No matter what side of the aisle you are on, it is an important time to be in Washington. Gain real-world experience and make connections that will help open doors after graduation.
 
Applications are being accepted for ... READ MORE

Become a Communication and Consent Educator (CCE)

Education & Literacy
Paid
Open
Interested in becoming a CCE? The Communication and Consent Educators are a diverse, creative group of undergraduates drawn from across campus to foster a more positive social and sexual climate. Through workshops, programs, and conversations, they collaborate within their own communities to build a culture of respect and support. They also serve as a resource for students... READ MORE

Helping Our Youth Achieve is looking for tutors

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We are offering a after school program for middle school students. The respective tutor would be required to assist our students in the ares of,math, reading and comprehension and writing.
 
Located at: 1162 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, 06514
Date: Begins November 25, 2019
 

Hi Didi Recruiting Mentors

Arts & Culture
Education & Literacy
Open

Hi Didi is a unique online, peer-mentoring program that aims to connect underprivileged female students in India with Indian-origin college girls in the West while using ‘free’ communication platforms such as WhatsApp and Skype.

The mission of this program is two-fold:

  • With the mentees, the objective is to provide the right practical and emotional support so young women stay enrolled in education and join the... READ MORE

S.P.O.R.T. Academy After School Program Volunteer Asistant Grades 5-8

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Open

Volunteer assistants for the After School Program of S.P.O.R.T. Academy will assist in providing supervision to individual and/or groups of students enrolled in the Reading and Math Development Program while also monitoring and reporting student progress.

 
Volunteer Assistants will: 
 

Volunteer Opportunity for Bilingual Students

Education & Literacy
Unpaid
Open

The Yale Interpretation Network (YIN) is seeking bilingual students and employees interested in making a difference in the New Haven area!

Limited-English speakers often face language barriers when seeking services like mental health care and legal assistance. Though many organizations would like to accommodate this community, they often lack the resources to do so.

YIN provides high-quality, pro-bono interpretation and translation services to... READ MORE

Volunteer with New Haven Reentry Office at Project Fresh Start

Prison Reform & Reentry
Unpaid
Open

STUDENT INTERNSHIP

About Project Fresh Start

The City of New Haven’s Reentry Department, Project Fresh Start facilitates the coordination of community partners, state agencies and other reentry stakeholders for the purpose of creating a citywide, strategic, and systematic delivery of resources that leads to reduced recidivism, increased employment and housing... READ MORE