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

Senior Director of Marketing and Engagement at United Way

Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Health & Medicine
Paid
Open

United Way of Greater New Haven is in search of a vibrant and keen marketing strategist with a pulse and talent on how to build volunteers and community!

United Way is in its 100th anniversary, and we are celebrating with a number of events over the course of the year.  While we have some things planned, this person will be able to come in and bring their creativity and honed sense of execution to the team.  It’s an opportunity to build and... READ MORE

Teaching Fellow in Community Engagement

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Paid
Open

Location: Phillips Academy, a private boarding school in Andover, Massachusetts

Position: Teaching Fellow

The teaching fellow in community engagement mentors student leaders, oversees weekly community engagement programming, and helps to organize various events sponsored by our small and busy office. 

The teaching fellow receives a stipend of $30,000, free health insurance, free housing on... READ MORE

Grant Writer for Leadership, Education and Athletics in Partnership (LEAP)

Employment & Job Training
Paid
Description of the Organization:
For over 27 years, LEAP has worked with children, teenagers, and young adults in New Haven,
Connecticut in some of the poorest inner city neighborhoods in America. As the largest youth
agency in our city, we provide academic supports, social enrichment, and leadership
development, but we do so in a unique way. We give older students (ages 16-24) the training,
education, and resources... READ MORE

2020 YANA-Dwight Hall Summer Fellowship

Paid
Open

The 2020 Summer Fellows Application is now live! Apply Now!

Applications deadlines and selection will be done in three rounds.
  • January Decisions - Application Deadline January 7th - decisions by January 31st
  • March Decisions - Application Deadline February 28th - decisions by  March 27th
  • May Decisions - Application Deadline: April 20th - Decisions no later... READ MORE

2020 Dwight Hall Summer Fellows, Apply Now!

Paid
Open

The 2020 Summer Fellows Application is now live! Apply Now!

Applications deadlines and selection will be done in three rounds.
  • January Decisions - Application Deadline January 7th - decisions by January 31st
  • March Decisions - Application Deadline February 28th - decisions by  March 27th
  • May Decisions - Application Deadline: April 20th - Decisions no later... READ MORE

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

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