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

Fair Haven Virtual Tutoring Program

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

Fair Haven Elementary is starting an after school tutoring program for its students and is looking for passionate and committed tutors!! The program will run from January to May and will involve helping with homework and general tutoring. It’s a wonderful opportunity to serve the New Haven community (virtually) AND you get to work with lots of kiddos! It’s a win-win!!!

The program runs through the end of the semester, Tuesdays-Thursdays from 4-5pm.... READ MORE

Public School Interns Applications Open Now!

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Join anytime!

Students in the Public School Internship Program serve in a critical role as liaisons between a New Haven public school and the Yale community by making a two-year commitment to one institution, learning the needs of the community and directing resources from Yale and Dwight Hall in support. In contrast to much volunteering that often begins with the volunteers deciding what to provide, PSIs ask what schools need and think creatively about how the Yale community can support them. 

We... READ MORE

2021 Dwight Hall Urban Fellows

Open
Dwight Hall Urban Fellows 
Build relationships. Gain experience. Serve your community. 
 
Initiated in 1994, Dwight Hall Urban Fellows is an academic-year program in which Yale University undergraduates work with community professionals to implement real solutions in the social sector. Placements seek to uncover and counter urban challenges through neighborhood empowerment, community-building, and economic development. The program is designed to... READ MORE

20-21 Dwight Hall Urban Fellows

Paid
Open

The application for Dwight Hall Fellows Application is now live! Apply Now!

Application Deadline: Sunday, March 28th

This year, the Urban Fellows application is designed to support students already working within the community, as well as students that are eager to be connected to community organizations.

Students that are already working... READ MORE

Program Manager, Y2Y Harvard Square Shelter

Homelessness & Housing
Open

Position Overview

Y2Y is seeking a dynamic self-starter that has demonstrated experience collaborating and managing relationships with multiple stakeholders and takes a project management approach to their work. The Program Manager will serve as a project manager for Y2Y Harvard Square and will coordinate all of the stakeholders... READ MORE

Community Impact Manager, Knowledge Management - United Way of Greater New Haven

Paid
Open

Who We Are Looking For

Are you a dot-connector” of information, ideas, and people? Can you identify trends, stories, and opportunities in the community? Do you get excited at the idea of helping community partners and team members track program data to tease out and tell the story of program impact? Are you always looking for ways to improve how a project team designs and implements its work?... READ MORE

Community Impact Manager, Financial Sustainability - United Way of Greater New Haven

Paid
Open

Who We Are Looking For

Are you a passionate advocate for building equitable economic change in our community? Do you come alive listening and learning from community members, and looking for opportunities to help households thrive? Are you someone who sees the urgency in ensuring access to the most basic needs of food and housing? Are you always looking for ways to improve your work and grow your impact? If you answered yes to the questions above,... READ MORE

Coordinated Access Network (CAN) Housing Coordinator - United Way of Greater New Haven

Children & Youth
Crisis Support
Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Homelessness & Housing
Human Rights
Open

Who We Are Looking For

Do you enjoy managing data, organizing information, and facilitating effective communications between community organizations? Are you the type of person who takes pride in getting the details right and is excited to support a team to reach the goal of ending homelessness in greater New Haven? Are you passionate about using your organizational talents as a force for good in our community?

United Way is... READ MORE

Staff Accountant - United Way of Greater New Haven

Employment & Job Training
Paid
Open

Who We Are Looking For

Do you enjoy accounting and being part of a mission-driven team? Do you work well in a fast- paced environment in which you are involved with a variety of financial tasks? Do you find satisfaction in setting up finance processes to make the department and organization work more efficiently? Do you enjoy working with colleagues from all departments and being an integral part of making an organization work? If you answered yes... READ MORE

Lazarus Fellow at Yale Sustainable Food Program (YSFP)

Arts & Culture
Environment
Paid
Open

The Lazarus Fellowship is a two-year, full-time salaried staff position with benefits.  The Fellow is a key member of the YSFP team, running our Harvest program, communications, Chewing the Fat, and much more.  It’s a flexible training position with opportunities to hone particular skills and create contacts and credibility in different parts of the food system.  The position is designed for food-and-agriculture interested folx who are just graduating, or are one or two years out of... READ MORE