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

United Nations Academic Impact and MCN Millenium Fellowship

International Affairs
Open

The Millennium Fellowship is a semester-long leadership development program that happens on your campus. The United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are here to elevate your leadership. Access to world class training, connections, and recognition is just an application away.

The program will take place on selected campuses worldwide from August 2021 to December 2021. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and eligible students will proceed to... READ MORE

Connecticut Veterans Legal Center: Legal Aid Pre-Law Fellowship

Veterans & Veterans' Families
Paid
Open

The Connecticut Veterans Legal Center (CVLC) is offering an ambitious upcoming or recent college graduate or current part-time law student the unique opportunity to engage in meaningful legal and non-profit work through our Pre-Law Fellowship position. This is a full-time position with competitive pay and benefits.

CVLC is a national leader providing critical legal services to disabled veterans in a medical-legal partnership with the VA. Our... READ MORE

Beyond the Pond: A Partnership Between World Fellow Hamish Falconer and Dwight Hall

Children & Youth
Open
Interested in Tutoring Students in the UK?
Beyond the Pond offers a cross-cultural mentorship experience connecting Yale undergraduates with UK high school age students in need of building upon interpersonal and college readiness skills.
 
Please fill out the student interest form or contact Hamish Falconer at... READ MORE

Scholarship and Social Justice Conference: Submit Your Research Proposals!

Open

Every spring, the Center for Public Service & Engaged Scholarship at Harvard College has the pleasure of hosting the Scholarship and Social Justice Undergraduate Research Conference. We are happy to announce that the 2021 Scholarship and Social Justice Undergraduate Research Conference will be held on April 8th  & 9th, 2021.  We are soliciting proposals from undergraduates who are conducting independent research.  This is an opportunity for... READ MORE

Summer 2021 Community Organizing Fellowship

Paid
Open

Six community organizing groups from across the country, together with the Alliance for a Just Society, and Yale professor Daniel Martinez-HoSang,  are collaborating to host organizing fellowships for Yale College students in the summer of 2021. The fellowships build on a... READ MORE

Spring 2021 Capital Semester on Leadership + the American Presidency in Washington, DC:

Employment & Job Training
Unpaid
Open

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) hosts Washington, DC – based and virtual Academic Internship Programs for undergraduate students each summer, fall and spring. TFAS students leave Washington with 250+ hours of professional experience, an expanded network of contacts, and a greater understanding of the variety of career opportunities.

There are five program... READ MORE

YPEI Graduate Professional Development Fellow

Education & Literacy
Prison Reform & Reentry
Racial Inequality
Paid
Open
For more information or to apply, go to www.yaleteachingopps.org and search for “prison education” (you will need to log in with valid netid). Opportunity is listed under Department “Graduate School of Arts & Sciences” as “XX083: Professional Development Fellow” and is a paid PTAI opportunity.
 
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Spring & Summer Internships at Urban Resources Initiative (URI)

Employment & Job Training
Environment
Paid

The Urban Resources Initiative (URI) is looking to fill several paid internship positions with its spring tree planting and summer Greenspace programs. Interns will have an opportunity to learn about urban ecology and community forestry, connect with the New Haven community, and improve local environments in a fast-paced, hands-on setting. Interns of all experience levels are welcome – we ask only that you bring a commitment to community and willingness to... READ MORE

Coordinated Access Network (CAN) Coordinator

Education & Literacy
Employment & Job Training
Paid
We Love What Makes You Unique
Your perspective fuels our mission-driven work at United Way of Greater New Haven. We are
committed to inclusion across race, gender, age, religion, identity, and experience.
 
Who We Are Looking For
 
Are you passionate about using your organizational talents as a force for good in our
community? Are you the type of person who has an attention to... READ MORE

Community Garden Summer 2020 Internship

Employment & Job Training
Environment
Unpaid

New Haven Farms/New Haven Land Trust is seeking interns to work in its community gardens over the summer! 

General responsibilities include assisting the Community Garden Manager in undertaking community outreach efforts, spearheading building projects, and planning and coordinating educational and volunteer events in the gardens. The intern will also work with the Community Garden Manager and the Garden Education Coordinator to manage the Growing Entrepreneurs... READ MORE