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Counseling and Assessment
  • Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations

    Founded "To aid the advancement of research and practice related to emotional intelligence in organizations." Provides articles, reports, model programs, + downloads such as "Guidelines for Best Practice" and "The Business Case for Emotional Intelligence.

  • Emotional Intelligence Test - Online

    The site for this test states that "The Emotional Intelligence Test will evaluate several aspects of your emotional intelligence and will suggest ways to improve it." It takes 30-40 minutes to complete. The site also states, "After finishing the test, you will receive a Snapshot Report with an introduction, a graph and a personalized interpretation for one of your test scores." You will then have the option to purchase the full results.

  • Masters in Counseling Information Guide

    If you are a good listener and communicator, and enjoy being a support system for others, counseling might be a good career option. Counseling programs offers a variety of specializations such as art therapy, clinical counseling, genetic counseling, ministry, treatment and recovery, school counseling, wilderness therapy, and many others. With several career options to choose from, a future in this field is both promising and rewarding.

  • National Board for Certified Counselors

    Enables you to identify members of the National Board of Certified Counselors who accept referrals.

  • O*Net My Next Move

    Browse careers by industry, take assessment of career interests.

  • O*Net OnLine

    Enables you to browse groups of similar occupations to explore careers. Choose from industry, field of work, science area, and more. The advanced search lets you explore jobs that require specific skills.

Exploring Career Fields
  • BridgeTEFL

    Students interested in becoming certified in teaching English as a foreign language.

  • Career Insider (Vault Reports)

    Downloadable career guides, employer profiles and rankings, discussion boards, and more.

  • Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

    Assists students with disabilities by posting their resumes on their national database where employer members of the organization can view them.

  • Cornell Technology Park

    The Cornell Business & Technology Park is the Ithaca area's premier suburban office and lab park, providing a first class environment for local, national and international office and research firms, and providing an interface between Cornell University and the business community.

  • Cornell Undergraduate Research

    Enables you to explore the variety of undergraduate research opportunities at Cornell. There are opportunities for freshmen through seniors.

  • EOE Journal

    The eoejournal is a four-color diversity publication distributed every other month since 1996 to colleges, universities, tech schools, medical schools, job/career fairs, executive consulting agencies, libraries, workforce offices, and government agencies.

  • Health Career Center

    Figuring out which healthcare career or health occupation to pursue, or simply finding a good job, can be a difficult and time consuming endeavor. Healthcareercenter.org was created to help aspiring healthcare and medical students and job seekers make better, more informed career choices by providing them with highly relevant, reliable and up-to-date job search, career development, and employment information.

  • Hoover's Online

    Hoover's Online provides comprehensive company profiles that contain company overviews and histories, including some coverage of private companies. Available to all current Cornell students, faculty, and staff, on campus or remotely.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Manta

    Free information on > 60 million small employers, world-wide.

  • O*Net My Next Move

    Browse careers by industry, take assessment of career interests.

  • O*Net OnLine

    Enables you to browse groups of similar occupations to explore careers. Choose from industry, field of work, science area, and more. The advanced search lets you explore jobs that require specific skills.

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook

    For hundreds of jobs, the OOH tells you:the training and education needed; earnings; expected job prospects; what workers do on the job; and working conditions.

  • One Day One Job

    Every day we’ll introduce you to an awesome new company or non-profit. We’ll tell you what they do, who they are, why they’re interesting, and what kind of entry level jobs and internships they offer.

  • Princeton Review

    The Princeton Review online Internship and Career search.

  • United States Chamber of Commerce Directory

    Includes local chambers of commerce, better business, convention, and visitors bureaus, plus consumer information.

  • Wetfeet

    Career advice, employer listings, and Insider Guides.

Biology and Agriculture
  • Alaskan Observers

    Biologists (recent grads) are hired to work as West Coast Groundfish Observers in Washington, California, and Oregon, and have summer biology positions along the west coast in the Pacific Whiting Monitoring Program.

  • Careers in the Biological Sciences

    Comprehensive information about the work of biologists, including new directions in biological careers.

  • Farm Sanctuary

    Opportunities to become involved in their animal rescue and protection efforts.

  • Full Belly Farm One-year Apprenticeship

    A one-year experience on an organic farm for people who are serious about agriculture, food, or farming. The farm is located in a valley about an hour outside Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area. Much training is provided. Tasks include weeding, taking care of the animals, writing the weekly not for the CSA boxes, special projects, and field work.

  • Heifer International

    Offers residential work in their Learning Centers (Rutland, MA and Little Rock, AR) that can involve organic gardening, educational programming, livestock care, and more.

  • Marine Sciences Undergraduate Summer Fellowship

    Offered by the University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. Designed to introduce bright and energetic undergraduates (juniors and seniors) to research in the marine sciences.

  • NGO Aid Map

    A database of hundreds of current international development projects taking place in dozens of countries around the world. Search by type of work, location, and name of organization.

  • National Sea Grant College Program

    Profiles people working in marine biology, oceanography, ocean engineering, and related fields. Also provides salary info. and many links.

  • National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service

    Information, news, events, and funding opportunities relating to sustainable agriculture and organic farming.

  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

    Programs and funding opportunities to support research.

  • U. of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium Internship (1 year)

    Designed for recent college graduates who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. Property is composed of 700 acres of maritime forest and open field, 1,000 acres of salt marsh, and 18 acres of freshwater ponds.

  • Woods Earth Community Garden and Living Classroom (Ithaca)

    Wood's Earth Living Classroom is a new effort to integrate organic community gardens and hands-on education in Ithaca. Former Cornell student Audrey Baker is seeking volunteer interns interested in learning about organizing garden-based community food programs. Interns would help develop and teach lesson plans for GIAC pre-teens and Northeast Elementary school students about food, network with community members, and construct garden sites. No gardening experience required. Flexible hours and commitment, depending on the project.

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Business, Finance, and Entrepreneurship
  • American Stock Exchange: Listed Organizations

    Provides stock information and links for publicly traded companies.

  • Business Alliance for Local Living Economies

    A network of socially responsible businesses, comprised of over 80 community networks with over 21,000 independent business members across the U.S. and Canada. Provides information and access to networks.

  • Communitywealth.com

    At Community Wealth Partners they dream of a world in which all people thrive. To realize this dream, they help change agents solve social problems at the magnitude they exist. As a Share Our Strength organization, they bring the successful practices of one of the nation’s leading anti-hunger, anti-poverty organizations to hundreds of change agents nationwide.

  • Directory of Graduate Programs in Human Resource Management and Business

    Directory of Graduate Programs in Accounting, Human Resources, Business Administration, Fiance, and Marketing.

  • Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2)

    Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) is a national community of business leaders who promote sound environmental policy that builds economic prosperity. E2 provides an independent, nonpartisan resource for understanding the business perspective on environmental issues.

  • Janet McKinley '74 Family Grant

    The Janet McKinley ’74 Family Grant is open to all Cornell sophomores for the purpose of assisting students in pursuing interesting, provocative, and entrepreneurial summer projects, with the intent of having a direct and lasting impact on many generations of Cornell students. Early March deadline.

  • Justmeans

    Provides database of companies that are pursuing both social and economic value creation. Large, public multinational companies listed are screened using the Domini Social Index, the FTSE 4Good Index, and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

  • Net Impact

    Programs and services are designed to inspire, equip and educate our members to use business tools for social impact. A job board is provided.

  • New Profit, Inc.

    Provides financial and strategic support to selected social entrepreneurs to help them create widespread impact, and helps to build an environment that enables all social entrepreneurs and their organizations to create widespread, transformative impact.

  • Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship

    Identifies "the world’s leading social entrepreneurs" and enables you to search for them by organization name, country, sector (e.g. health, microfinance, energy, etc.) and type of org (hybrid nonprofit, leveraged nonprofit, or social business). A good way to explore the field and to identify organizations of interest to you.

  • The Financial Clinic Fellowship Program

    The Financial Clinic builds working poor families and individuals’ financial security by addressing their immediate financial challenges and helping them create trajectories for long-term goals and financial mobility. The Fellowship Program trains recent graduates to be financial coaches, supplying them with a living stipend, and placing them with a variety of established social service nonprofits across the country.

  • United Nations Global Compact

    "To help bridge the gap between the UN's mission to foster peace, poverty reduction, human rights and a business's goals of profit and growth." Companies that join promise to adhere to 10 principles (see site). Good way to identify socially responsible companies.

  • Unreasonable Institute Summer Fellowship

    A free summer (mid June – late July) training institute for social entrepreneurs who have a project in the prototype or pilot program stage or beyond. The project must meet a social or environmental need. Fellows live under the same roof for 6 weeks with two dozen entrepreneurs hungry to define progress in our time, while obtaining mentorship, training, and exposure to ensure your venture reaches international scale. 60 proven entrepreneurs and innovators, leading investors, and global thought leaders serve as mentors.

  • Venture for America Fellowship

    Fellows spend “2 years in the trenches” in a start-up or early stage company in a lower cost city and train with seasoned entrepreneurs and investors. The program starts with a summer training institute at Brown University and continues with company assignments. Companies are chosen by their potential to generate jobs.

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Communications
  • Advertising Age

    Current industry news, job and salary information, employer profiles, and more.

  • American Prospect Writing Fellowships

    Offers young journalists the opportunity to spend two full years at the magazine in Washington, DC, actively developing, practicing and honing their journalistic skills. Each Fellow writes three or four full-length articles for the Prospect and the website.

  • American Society of Magazine Editors

    Jobs, internships, and career information relating to consumer magazine publishing.

  • Creative Hotlist

    Has a sophisticated search engine and enables users to find individuals, companies and resources for any aspect of the creative marketplace including job openings, creative services, artists, and designers.

  • Int'l Radio and TV Society Summer Fellowship

    A nine-week summer program that begins with a comprehensive one-week orientation to broadcasting, cable, advertising, and new media. Students are then assigned an eight-week fellowship in a New York-based corporation which allows them to reinforce or redefine specific career goals before settling into a permanent job. Open to juniors, seniors, or graduate students.

  • Journalism Degrees and Programs

    Lists campuses offering journalism degrees across the country and provides career information as well.

  • JournalismJobs.com

    Job listings in all the media, plus nonprofit, government and business. Also, internships, fellowships, career articles, and more.

  • NPR Fellowships

    NPR fellowships offer early to mid-career professionals an opportunity to share their talents and hone their skills while working at NPR and our Member Stations.

  • National Communications Association

    Comprehensive career information from the National Communications Association. Includes job listings and resume posting service.

  • Robert L. Bartley Fellowship Program (Journalism)

    The fellowships, consisting of paid internships, will be provided to young thinkers and writers whose views are broadly consistent with Bob Bartley's philosophy and who aspire to careers in journalism. Applicants should be beginning journalists, upperclassmen or graduate students with reporting and writing backgrounds at their school newspapers or elsewhere.

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Design
  • Advertising Age

    Current industry news, job and salary information, employer profiles, and more.

  • New York Foundation for The Arts

    NYFA's mission is to empower artists at critical stages in their creative lives. NYFA is the largest provider of grants, services, and information to artists working in all disciplines in the United States.

  • SOM Foundation Fellowship

    The SOM Foundation supports individuals with the highest design aspirations and enables them, through research and travel, to broaden their horizons and achieve excellence in their professional or academic careers.

  • Virtual Library Museums

    A comprehensive, world-wide directory of on-line museums and museum-related resources.

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Education

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Environment
  • Alaskan Observers

    Biologists (recent grads) are hired to work as West Coast Groundfish Observers in Washington, California, and Oregon, and have summer biology positions along the west coast in the Pacific Whiting Monitoring Program.

  • American Hiking Society - Volunteer Vacations Site

    Lists volunteer opportunities and working vacations in "America's great outdoors." Arranged by state. Also links to state parks and related government agencies.

  • Center for Health and Global Environment

    The Center for Health and the Global Environment investigates and promotes awareness of the human health consequences of global environmental change.

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Environment America Fellowship

    A two-year program that allows recent college graduates to work side by side with leaders in the environmental movement and get the training they need to tackle the environmental challenges we’re facing today—from global warming and energy policy, to cleaning up our air and water, and preserving our open spaces.

  • Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2)

    Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) is a national community of business leaders who promote sound environmental policy that builds economic prosperity. E2 provides an independent, nonpartisan resource for understanding the business perspective on environmental issues.

  • Environmental Internships

    Provides links to many environmental internship offerings, from foundations to government.

  • Farm Sanctuary

    Opportunities to become involved in their animal rescue and protection efforts.

  • Green Corps

    As the field school for environmental organizing, seeks people who are serious about saving the planet, have experience working with environmental or social change issues, and have demonstrated leadership experience. The program includes intensive classroom training, hands-on experience running urgent environmental and public health campaigns, and placement in permanent leadership positions with leading environmental groups. The application process begins in late fall.

  • Heifer International

    Offers residential work in their Learning Centers (Rutland, MA and Little Rock, AR) that can involve organic gardening, educational programming, livestock care, and more.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • International Institute for Energy Conservation

    IIEC is devoted to sustainable energy and environmental solutions world-wide. This site lists their offices in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and North America.

  • National Oceanic and Atomospheric Administration Undergraduate Fellowships

    Information on several summer fellowships and internships for students (freshmen - grad level) interested in coastal, marine, and environmental management or research. Compensation and application deadlines vary - see site for details on each.

  • National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service

    Information, news, events, and funding opportunities relating to sustainable agriculture and organic farming.

  • National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowships

    Fellows confront global warming on their individual campuses by committing to reduce net emissions on campus by 30% by 2020, approximately 2% per year. Fellows also help to educate and engage the campus community on global warming impacts and solutions. Students receive a modest grant, project support, recognition of their accomplishments and other perks.

  • Piedmont Environmental Council Summer Fellowship

    A 7-week summer program for students and recent grads in rural Virginia. Provides lessons and activities in land conservation, smart growth, agriculture, communications, grassroots advocacy, GIS mapping, and community outreach.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Student Conservation Association (SCA)

    Internship, job, and volunteer opportunities as well as advice on careers in conservation.

  • SustainableBusiness.com

    A database of environmentally sustainable businesses

  • The National Wildlife Federation Ecology Fellowship Program

    The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowship Program offers a nationally recognized opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their vision of an ecologically sustainable future. Through tangible projects to green their campuses and communities, Fellows gain practical experience in the conservation field and first-hand knowledge of the challenges and opportunities inherent in successful conservation efforts.

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency

    Sponsored by EPA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in EPA's 10 regional offices and laboratories throughout the USA. Projects are specifically narrow in scope, allowing students to complete the fellowship while working full-time at EPA during the summer or part-time during the school year. Must be undergraduate or graduate student at time of fellowship.

  • Wild Gift Fellowship

    Wild Gift grants are made available to “young, energetic and talented leaders aged 21-30 who are working to promote the stewardship of wild nature and the development of sustainable communities.” Successful applicants are provided with a Deep Wilderness Trek, shared with the other successful applicants. They also become a part of our network of better-world entrepreneurs, which will give them access to mentors, resources and funding opportunities only available to Wild Gifters.

  • Woods Earth Community Garden and Living Classroom (Ithaca)

    Wood's Earth Living Classroom is a new effort to integrate organic community gardens and hands-on education in Ithaca. Former Cornell student Audrey Baker is seeking volunteer interns interested in learning about organizing garden-based community food programs. Interns would help develop and teach lesson plans for GIAC pre-teens and Northeast Elementary school students about food, network with community members, and construct garden sites. No gardening experience required. Flexible hours and commitment, depending on the project.

  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society, and the environment.

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Fine Arts
  • Advertising Age

    Current industry news, job and salary information, employer profiles, and more.

  • ArtCorps

    Through community arts projects, artists educate and inspire people to participate actively in improving the environmental, health, and social conditions in communities in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras. Must be fluent in Spanish. One-year placements.

  • Artist Communities

    Residencies and communities in all arts disciplines - 500 artists' communities in the USA and > 1,000 programs world-wide.

  • Creative Hotlist

    Has a sophisticated search engine and enables users to find individuals, companies and resources for any aspect of the creative marketplace including job openings, creative services, artists, and designers.

  • McCarter Theatre Center Professional Internship

    Full-time positions in professional theatre and arts management in one of several departments. Possibilities = directing, producing, casting, general mgt, development, marketing and special events mgt., wardrobe, stage mgt., educational theatre, and literary mgt. August through June of following year.

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Internship in Educational Media

    Twelve-month internships for recent college graduates in design/media production, education, art history, and related fields.

  • National Communications Association

    Comprehensive career information from the National Communications Association. Includes job listings and resume posting service.

  • National Repertory Orchestra Summer Fellowship

    Offers these summer positions: personnel intern; artistic and education intern; production intern; music library intern; marketing/pr intern; development intern; administrative intern; and video intern.

  • New York Foundation for The Arts

    NYFA's mission is to empower artists at critical stages in their creative lives. NYFA is the largest provider of grants, services, and information to artists working in all disciplines in the United States.

  • The Actors Fund

    The Actors Fund is a nonprofit, national human services organization that helps entertainment and performing arts professionals in theater, film, music, opera, television and dance through a broad spectrum of social, health, employment, and housing programs that address their essential and critical needs.

  • Virtual Library Museums

    A comprehensive, world-wide directory of on-line museums and museum-related resources.

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Government and Public Policy
  • Citylimits

    City Limits is a New York City-based nonprofit news agency that publishes investigative and in-depth reporting on urban life and policy. They work to strengthen community engagement on civic, economic, and social-justice issues. Post NYC jobs in both nonprofit and government.

  • Communitywealth.com

    At Community Wealth Partners they dream of a world in which all people thrive. To realize this dream, they help change agents solve social problems at the magnitude they exist. As a Share Our Strength organization, they bring the successful practices of one of the nation’s leading anti-hunger, anti-poverty organizations to hundreds of change agents nationwide.

  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Public Policy Fellowship

    Offers up to 20 talented Latinos from across the country the opportunity to gain hands-on experience at the national level in the public policy area of their choice with the General Public Policy Fellowship. Must be college or university graduates (with a BA/BS or graduate degree) within one year of application deadline, or be currently enrolled as graduate students.

  • Cornell Summer Program in Washington, DC

    The Summer in Washington, D.C. program, co-sponsored by the Cornell in Washington Program and the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, is open to undergraduates at any college or university who have completed at least the freshman year.

  • Cornell in Washington

    Fall and spring programs are full-credit and have a major internship component. Summer program involves credit and an internship. Both are in Washington, DC.

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Federal Agency Directory

    An extensive list of agencies and links maintained by the LSU Libraries.

  • Firstgov.gov

    A database of the nearly 88,000 local government employers in the U.S.—cities, counties and towns. Use it to identify offices and agencies that you would like to contact in fields such as health, finance, recreation, environment, science, arts, education, and much more.

  • Foreign Service

    Information on careers in the Foreign Service. Register here for the Foreign Service Officer test.

  • Hertog Political Studies Program (Summer)

    A six week, fully funded ($3,000 stipend) summer program in political philosophy and American politics for college juniors, seniors, and recent graduates. Located in Washington, DC, the program aims to help educate and prepare a new generation of intellectual and political leaders by bringing a select group of university students together with some of the nation's great political scholars and actors.

  • Hillzoo

    Political and campaign jobs and internships with the two major political parties + Washington, D.C. information - events, articles and links.

  • House of Representatives Employment Opportunities

    Provides vacancy announcements, a directory of House members, and links to other Capitol Hill employment resources.

  • Humanity in Action Summer Fellowship

    Separate five-week summer programs in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris, and Warsaw. They bring together international groups of college students and recent graduates to explore different national histories of discrimination and resistance, as well as examples of issues affecting different minority groups today.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Illinois State Government Jobs and Internships

    Listings and applications for opportunities in the Illinois State Government.

  • Institute for Experiental Learning

    Washington, DC, and embassy/diplomatic internships for college credit.International Internship links.

  • KaiserEdu.org

    A database of internships and fellowships in health policy and related fields.

  • Making the Difference

    Describes federal jobs by career fields, including art, business, biology, education, international relations, law, public health, social science, and social work. Also, links to federal internships, explains how to apply for internships/jobs, and profiles federal workers.

  • Mayoral Fellowship Program (Providence, RI)

    A full-time, 10-week summer program. Fellows work with a department head on a city government issue to see how the City functions on a daily basis, as well as learn how long-term goals and policies are constructed. Must have completed four semesters of college.

  • Mel Watt's (D-NC) Federal Government Internship List

    Listing of internship opportunities available to undergraduate, graduate, and law students within the federal government.

  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)

    Contains career advice, links to internships, and links to additional resources including other associations and scholarships. A special feature is a searchable database of NASPAA member schools that offer the MPA and the MPP degree programs.

  • New York State Department of Civil Service

    NYS employes > 18 million people. This site lists jobs at both the state and local level.

  • New York State Senate Fellowships

    NYS offers 14 full-time fellowships each year. In most cases, Fellows must be full-time matriculated graduate students in an accredited university during the immediate previous spring and fall semesters. Most are in a senator’s office, one is in the Majority Press Office (pr/communications-oriented) and one is with the Senate Finance Committee (finance oriented).

  • Office of Personnel Management

    The official source for Federal jobs and employment information.

  • Online Intelligence Project

    CNN, National Trade Board, World Bank, FedWorld, and more; part of the Online Intelligence Project.

  • Partnership for Public Service

    The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • PoliTemps

    A temp agency specializing in work on the Hill. Member of the American Staffing Association.

  • Public Allies Turning The Tide Fellowship Program

    "For promising young talent to explore careers in the human services field." Two years; six cities. Fellows work with "vulnerable populations of children" with various multi-service agencies and participate in a nationally recognized leadership training program for those committed to public service careers.

  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

    Programs and funding opportunities to support research.

  • The Council of American Ambassadors Fellowship

    Open to juniors who possess a strong interest in pursuing a career in diplomacy or international affairs. Combines mentoring by former U.S. ambassadors, practical training through internships at the U.S. Department of State and in cooperation with The Fund for American Studies, academic studies in international affairs at Georgetown University. Benefits = $6,000 + housing + tuition for 6 credits at Georgetown U. Inquiries may be sent to council@americanambassadors.org.

  • The Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

    Fellows spend a year "fighting hunger and poverty with a tight-knit community of emerging leaders." They shape and implement anti-hunger programs all over the U.S. then research and support national policy initiatives in Washington, D.C.

  • The Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellowship in Women and Public Policy

    A nine month program in Washington, DC. Fellows works as general Research Opportunitiess. Tasks may include reviewing literature; collecting, checking and analyzing data; gathering information; and preparing reports and report graphics. Attending relevant Congressional briefings, policy seminars and meetings is also an integral part of the fellowship program. Applicants should have at least a bachelor's degree in a social science discipline, statistics, or women's studies as well as strong quantitative and library research skills and knowledge of women's issues.

  • The NYC Service Fellowship

    "A work experience at NYC Service - ­ Mayor Bloomberg’s comprehensive program to engage more New Yorkers in volunteer service and target those volunteers towards the City’s greatest areas of need. Fellows advance the initiatives that aim to achieve three goals: making our City the easiest place in the world to volunteer, targeting volunteers to address the city’s greatest needs and promoting service as a core part of what it means to be a citizen of the greatest City in the world." Must be recent graduate - no more than two years out of college.

  • The White House Internship

    The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities. Spring, Summer, and Fall internships available.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • USAJobs.gov

    The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals who are at the beginning of their Federal service. As a student or recent graduate, you can begin your career in the Federal government by choosing the path that best describes you and where you are in your academics:

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency

    Sponsored by EPA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in EPA's 10 regional offices and laboratories throughout the USA. Projects are specifically narrow in scope, allowing students to complete the fellowship while working full-time at EPA during the summer or part-time during the school year. Must be undergraduate or graduate student at time of fellowship.

  • United States Senate Placement Office

    Assists Senators and Senate Committees with filling positions. Links to Senate Employment Bulletin and Senate Employment Application Form.

  • Volunteer.gov/gov

    Lists volunteer options, weeks to months, with federal and state agencies across the country year-round.

  • WREI Congressional Fellows on Women and Public Policy

    For graduate students with a proven commitment to equity for women. WREI Fellows gain practical policymaking experience and graduate credit as they work from January to August as Congressional legislative aides in Washington, D.C. Fellows receive stipends for tuition and living expenses.

  • White House Fellows

    White House Fellows typically spend a year as full-time, paid assistants to senior White House Staff, the Vice President, Cabinet Secretaries and other top-ranking government officials. Applicants must have completed their undergraduate education and be working in their chosen professions, early in their careers.

  • Work for Congress.com

    Draws jobs and internships from a dozen sites and listserves and presents them on this site. Small monthly fee.

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Health and Medicine
  • A World of Genetics Societies

    A World of Genetics Societies provides links to numerous genetics organizations and societies, genetics websites, and genetics-related websites.

  • AAMC Enrichment Programs

    A database resource to help undergraduates locate enrichment programs on medical school campuses.

  • AAMC Graduate/MD Programs

    As you explore the MD-PhD career option, this site enables you to ask good questions and to make informed decisions. You should also contact individual MD-PhD programs for answers to specific questions.

  • AAMC Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

    Sites include universities, and medical schools.

  • Alternative Medicine School Search

    A directory of many alternative health career programs.

  • Amercian Medical Association: Virtual Mentor

    Virtual Mentor is the American Medical Association's online ethics journal. The journal is open-access and advertisement-free—we strongly believe that ethics education for physicians and physicians-to-be is in the public's interest and should be made available without charge. Founded in 1999, Virtual Mentor (VM) explores the ethical issues and challenges that students, residents, and other physicians are likely to confront in their training and daily practice.

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

    AANP is a professional membership organization in the United States for NPs of all specialties.

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

    The American AAPA is a national organization that represents physician assistants in all specialties and all employment settings.

  • American Association for the History of Medicine

    The professional organization for historians of medicine.

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing

    Comprehensive site with information on the profession, schools, and financial aid.

  • American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)

    The AACOM represents the administration, faculty, and students of the nation's osteopathic medical schools.

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

    The Student Center has information on requirements, application, financial aid, etc.

  • American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine (AACPM)

    The AACPM is a not-for-profit educational association consisting of six colleges of podiatric medicine and over 200 hospitals and institutions that offer graduate or postdoctoral training in podiatric medicine.

  • American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

    The AANP is the national professional society representing naturopathic physicians who are licensed or eligible for licensing as primary care providers.

  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

    Founded in 1931 and located in Park Ridge, Ill., the AANA is the professional organization for more than 44,000 nurse anesthetists. As advanced practice nurses, CRNAs administer more than 32 million anesthetics in the United States each year. CRNAs practice in every setting where anesthesia is available and are the primary providers of anesthesia care in rural America. They administer every type of anesthetic, and provide care for every type of surgery or procedure, from open heart to cataract to pain management.

  • American Chiropractic Association

    The ACA provides lobbying, public relations, professional, and educational opportunities for doctors of chiropractic.

  • American College of Epidemiology

    The American College of Epidemiology is an organization of epidemiologists that serves the interests of the profession and its members through advocating for issues pertinent to epidemiology, a credential-based admission and promotion process, sponsorship of scientific meetings, publications and educational activities, and recognizing outstanding contributions to the field.

  • American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)

    ACNM is a women's health care organization that provides research, accredits midwifery education programs, administers and promotes continuing education programs, and establishes clinical practice standards.

  • American College of Physician Executives (ACPE)

    ACPE is the AMA-recognized specialty society representing physicians in health care leadership.

  • American Dental Association (ADA)

    The ADA is the professional association of dentists that fosters the success of a diverse membership and advances the oral health of the public.

  • American Dental Education Association

    ADEA is a national organization for dental education. Members include all U.S. and Canadian dental schools, advanced dental education programs and hospital dental education programs.

  • American Dietetic Association

    Information on education, internship process, dietetic registration, salaries and more.

  • American Health Care Association (AHCA)

    The American Health Care Association (AHCA) is a non-profit federation of affiliated state health organizations, together representing more than 11,000 non-profit and for-profit nursing facility, assisted living, developmentally-disabled, and subacute care providers that care for approximately one million elderly and disabled individuals each day.

  • American Medical Association

    Since 1847 the American Medical Association (AMA) has had one mission: to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

  • American Nurses Association (ANA)

    The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only full-service professional organization representing the interests of the nation's 3.1 million registered nurses through its constituent member nurses associations and its organizational affiliates. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.

  • American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

    AOTA is the professional association of occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students of occupational therapy.

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

    APTA is a national professional organization that fosters advancements in physical therapy practice, research, and education. Especially see information for prospective students.

  • American Physician Scientists Association (APSA)

    Addresses the needs of future physician scientists, their training and career development.

  • American Public Health Association (APHA)

    The APHA is an organization of public health professionals, representing over 50,000 members from over 50 public health occupations.

  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

    The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) is the membership organization that works on behalf of pharmacists who practice in hospitals and health systems.

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

    The ASHA is a professional, scientific, and credentialing association for audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges

    Provides information o the 130 accredited M.D.-granting USA medical schools and the 17 Canadian. Also, survey data, including Survey of Resident/Fellow Stipends and Benefits, a job center (w/internships), issue articles, medical school admissions and curricula, medical research information, and more.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

    The AAMC is a non-profit association representing the nation's 126 accredited medical schools, nearly 400 major teaching hospitals, faculty in 98 academic and scientific societies, many medical students and residents.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges Curriculum Directory

    Comprehensive descriptions of medical student education programs at the 131 U.S. and 17 Canadian medical schools. It includes information on curriculum characteristics and current trends and innovations of interest to applicants.

  • Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges and VMCAS

    Links to schools and the VMCAS application.

  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO)

    ASCO is a non-profit education association representing the interests of optometric education. Its members include the seventeen schools and colleges of optometry in the United States and Puerto Rico.

  • Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH)

    Features member schools and accreditation and other information.

  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration

    AUPHA is a not-for-profit association of university-based educational programs, faculty, practitioners, and provider organizations who are dedicated to continuously improving the field of health management and practice.

  • Become RN

    Schools searchable by programs and by state.

  • California Healthcare Workforce Alliance Fellowship

    HCC, the California Healthcare Workforce Alliance, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Southern California Chapter and health employers offer three to six month, full-time fellowships from the end of June to the end of December. Fellows are paid a stipend.

  • Careers in Healthcare Management

    Many career possibilities are detailed relating to health care management.

  • Center for Health and Global Environment

    The Center for Health and the Global Environment investigates and promotes awareness of the human health consequences of global environmental change.

  • Center for Studying Health System Change

    The Center provides analysis about changes in the health care system with the goal of contributing to better health policy.

  • Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA)

    The common application used by many PA programs.

  • Community Health Corps

    An AmeriCorps program. Members serve in 19 states, both in rural and urban areas, meeting the needs of migrant farm workers, the uninsured, under insured, and homeless individuals. Roles include clinic assistant, health educator, client advocate, marketing assistant, and pre-natal assistant.

  • Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Intergrative Medicine

    Information on academic medicine centers addressing this area.

  • Cornell - IC Applied Exercise Science Minor

    How to take Ithaca College courses to fulfill Physical Therapy prereqs.

  • Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists

    CSTE is an organization of member states and territories representing public health epidemiologists. CSTE works to establish more effective relationships among state and other health agencies.

  • Council on Chiropractic Education

    The Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) is the agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education for accreditation of programs and institutions offering the doctor of chiropractic degree.

  • Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

    Accreditation agency for schools of public health and graduate public health programs outside schools of public health.

  • Discover Nursing

    Search for schools and specialties.

  • Environmental Health Information Service

    The Environmental Health Information Service is a source for current, peer-reviewed research and news on environmental factors that affect human health.

  • Explore Health Careers

    This site gives you information on different Health Careers.

  • Gannett Mentorship Program

    The Pre-Medical Community Mentorship Program gives selected Cornell students the opportunity to observe—up close—some of the daily realities of the medical profession.

  • Global Health Corps Fellowship

    GHC "aims to mobilize a global community of emerging leaders to build a movement for health equity." The 13-month fellowships are available in Rwanda, Malawi, Uganda, Burundi, Zambia, and the United States. Anyone committed to social justice and health equity is encouraged to apply. Several placements are available in each country; duties vary.

  • Global Health Education Consortium (GHEC)

    Founded in 1991, Global Health Education Consortium (GHEC) is a non-governmental agency consisting of faculty and health care educators dedicated to global education in health professions schools and residency programs. GHEC members are active in more than 70 health profession schools and training programs in the United States, Canada, Central America, and the Caribbean.

  • Gooznews

    A health wonk's newsletter and blog.

  • Health + Medical + Jobs

    Search for healthcare jobs and medical employment opportunities from across the U.S.

  • Health Career Center

    Figuring out which healthcare career or health occupation to pursue, or simply finding a good job, can be a difficult and time consuming endeavor. Healthcareercenter.org was created to help aspiring healthcare and medical students and job seekers make better, more informed career choices by providing them with highly relevant, reliable and up-to-date job search, career development, and employment information.

  • Health Professions Websites (NEAAHP)

    NEAAHP is committed to providing resources for our membership to stay informed about the various professions available to our students interested in Careers in the Health Professions.

  • HealthCorps

    HealthCorps educates American youth about the workings and wonders of their bodies through in-school seminars on diet, nutrition, and exercise. HealthCorps coordinators, recent college graduates interested in health-related fields, are paid a two-year stipend to teach students that to change their bodies, they must know their bodies.

  • KaiserEdu.org

    A database of internships and fellowships in health policy and related fields.

  • MCAT Practice Tests - from AAMC

    Updated versions of retired exams, including Practice Tests 4-10. Tests match the computer-based MCAT administered starting 1/07. Practice tests include solutions for each item, automated scoring and diagnostics, customizable feedback, and test assistance features.

  • MD/PhD Training and Resources

    The GREAT Group provides professional development to, and fosters the exchange of information and ideas among, the faculty and administrative leaders of biomedical PhD, MD-PhD, and postdoctoral programs. The Group functions as a national forum to help these programs achieve their goal of educating successful biomedical researchers.

  • Mayo Clinic Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    Each year, 80-90 sophomores and juniors from around the U.S. come to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., to work beside both young and established scientists on a broad range of biomedical research questions. A limited number of fellowships are also available the Mayo Clinic campuses in Jacksonville, Florida and Scottsdale, Arizona.

  • NIH mHealth

    Training institutes focused on mobile technologies.

  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist

    Information for students and educators on research and practice.

  • National Association of Free Clinics

    Directory of Free Clinics throughout the U.S.

  • National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    NCCAM is part of NIH and is dedicated to exploring complementary and alternative healing practices

  • National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education

    Information about a field that uses clinical and technical skills to evaluate, design, fabricate, and fit orthoses and protheses.

  • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

    Information on research for disease diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

  • National League for Nursing

    The National League for Nursing promotes excellence in nursing education to build a strong and diverse workforce to advance the nation's health.

  • Natural Healing and Massage Schools

    Information on Alternative and holistic health career schools and careers.

  • New York State Biotechnology Association

    A professional association with members in 250 bioscience companies, including biotechnology and biomedical. Their site lists jobs and provides information on their member employers.

  • Nursing Career Center

    Trying to figure out which fields of nursing to pursue, or simply finding the perfect nursing job, can be a difficult and often time consuming endeavor. Nursingcareercenter.info was established to help nursing students as well as seasoned nursing professionals make better, more informed career and job choices by providing them with the most relevant, reliable and up-to-date occupational, career development, and job search information available.

  • NursingExplorer

    Are you new to nursing? Find out what it takes to become a nurse and the endless possibilities of nursing career, education requirements, job outlook, salary information and more.

  • Overlook Hospital Summer Internship (Volunteer)

    A four-week program in Summit, New Jersey. Interns observe and participate in rounds, lectures, and peer meetings to learn about the variety of fields of medicine. There is a $500 fee.

  • Peterson's Nursing Programs

    Comprehensive nursing school information.

  • Pharmacy College Application Service - PharmCAS

    How to choose schools to apply to, the difference between pharmacy and pharmacology, the PharmD curriculum and more.

  • Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)

    Lists information on PA programs across the country.

  • Prevention Institute

    Studies how man-made structures impact human health.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Psychology Degree Guide

    This website is provided as a free resources for psychology students and eductors. All psychology school and degree listings, resource links and information found on this site are strictly non-commercial in nature.

  • Rural Health Service Corps

    "Advocates for changes in health policy, and is devoted to the provision of health services at all levels. At the individual level we assist rural residents in identifying the existing programs and services to best suit their needs." Offers a variety of AmeriCorps positions in Central New York (State).

  • Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship

    Identifies "the world’s leading social entrepreneurs" and enables you to search for them by organization name, country, sector (e.g. health, microfinance, energy, etc.) and type of org (hybrid nonprofit, leveraged nonprofit, or social business). A good way to explore the field and to identify organizations of interest to you.

  • Society for Medical Anthropology

    Information on this field that uses social, cultural, and biological information to better understand those factors which influence well being.

  • Student Doctor

    The Student Doctor Network (SDN) is a nonprofit website, dedicated to the pre-health and health professional student community. Includes med school interview reports.

  • Summer Medical and Dental Education Program

    Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) is a FREE (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

  • The Next Generation

    Reveals the inner workings of medicine and the medical life. Includes selected materials from The New England Journal of Medicine.

  • The Sloan Program

    The Sloan Program is a two-year graduate academic program in health services management.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • U.S. National Library of Medicine

    View historical collections, journals, and videos.

  • University Coalitions for Global Health

    Career profiles, fellowships, and related information on global health work.

  • University of Iowa Summer Undergraduate Research Program

    An 8-week research project for those interested in combined MD/PhD training for a career as a physician-scientist. It is conducted in the laboratory of a faculty member in the biomedical sciences shadowing of physician-scientists in a clinical setting, emergency room shadowing, weekly seminars presenting patient-based discussions emphasizing the intersection of science and medicine, career development seminars, and clinical case-based learning sessions.

  • Virtual Library - Pharmacy

    Virtual Library provides links to information on pharmacy schools, pharmacy jobs, pharmaceutical companies, and other pharmacy-related internet resources.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • Weill Cornell Medical College

    Weill Medical College is a clinical and medical research center offering degrees in medicine, and Ph.D. programs in biomedical research and education.

  • What Is Public Health?

    Description of the public health field from the Association of Schools of Public Health. Also, list of their accredited schools, funding opportunities, and more.

  • What is Public Health?

    The place to start when contemplating a career in public health.

  • webGURU Guide for Undergraduate Research

    The site assists undergraduates to navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience. It includes listings of summer internships, scholarships, fellowships, and a discussion board. Fields include biomedical science, environmental science,, microbiology, environmental engineering, chemistry, biology, ecology, and more. Locations, stipends, and application dates vary.

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Hospitality

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Legal

Legal Careers

  • American Bar Association

    With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional association in the world. The ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.

  • CataLaw

    CataLaw is the catalog of catalogs of worldwide law on the Internet. It aids legal research by arranging all indexes of law and government into a uniform, universal and unique metaindex.

  • Cornell Pre-Law Program

    If you're thinking about becoming a lawyer—or simply want to know more about the law and how it affects our everyday lives—you're invited to be a part of the Cornell University Prelaw Program.

  • Council on Legal Education Opportunities (CLEO)

    CLEO is a nonprofit entity of the American Bar Association. Our mission is to diversify the legal profession. Since our inception in 1968, CLEO has been at the forefront of helping minority, low-income and disadvantaged students gain access to law school, successfully matriculate and pass the bar exam.

  • Equal Justice Works

    Information about loan repayment programs and public interest law.

  • FindLaw

    Welcome to the FindLaw Lawyer Directory, featuring detailed profiles of attorneys from across the United States. To get started use the search box or click on a city, state, or legal issue.

  • FindLaw: Public

    FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business, is the world's leading provider of online legal information and Internet marketing solutions for law firms. Its Learn About the Law is your starting place for help understanding the law.

  • Hieros Gamos: A Comprehensive Site to the Legal Profession

    HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. It was founded in January of 1995 by Lex Mundi, a large network of independent law firms. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

  • ILR-FEX, WISP, and Internships

    ILR-FEX, WISP, and Internships

  • Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

    The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is committed to easing the law school admission process for law schools, prelaw advisors, and prospective law students.

  • Law School Companion

    Avenues for outstanding legal education.

  • Lawyers.com

    Legal topics and database for finding a lawyer.

  • Martindale-Hubbell

    Martindale-Hubbell offers solutions for both professional and consumer markets. Our online destinations contain profiles for over one million lawyers and firms in the United States, Canada and 160 other countries, serving as a fundamental legal resource and marketing tool.

  • NALP Directory of Legal Employers

    A comprehensive and free solution for researching legal employers throughout the United States.

  • NALP Prelaw Portal

    NALP, the Association of Legal Career Professionals, is an organization made up of legal employers and law school career professionals. NALP — its staff, leaders, and members — collectively know a whole lot about the world of lawyer jobs. This portal was designed by NALP volunteers to help prelaw advisors and students in the US learn more about the legal employment market.

  • National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)

    NALA is the nation's leading professional association for paralegals. As a non-profit organization, NALA provides continuing education and professional development programs for paralegals - from novice to experienced professionals.

  • National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA)

    Your destination for exciting Legal job opportunities and the best resource for qualified candidates within the Legal Industry.

  • The Association for Legal Career Professionals (NALP)

    NALP is a nonprofit educational association established to meet the needs of all participants in the legal employment process (career planning, recruitment and hiring, and professional development of law students and lawyers) for information, coordination and standards. NALP’s membership includes virtually every ABA-approved law school in the US, Canadian law schools and hundreds of legal employers from both the public and private sectors. NALP is dedicated to continuously improving career counseling and planning, recruitment and retention, and the professional development of law students, lawyers, and its members.

  • University of Oxford/Ohio State University Summer Law Program

    The University of Oxford – The Ohio State University Summer Law Program offers students the unique opportunity to study with faculty from both Oxford University in England and The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in the United States.

  • Washburn University School of Law: Law Schools and Legal Associations

    Legal research on the web.

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Mathematics/Quantitative
  • American Statistical Association (ASA)

    The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians. The ASA supports excellence in the development, application, and dissemination of statistical science through meetings, publications, membership services, education, accreditation, and advocacy.

  • Math for America Fellowship

    Fellows make a five-year commitment to teach in public schools while actively participating in MƒA corps activities and events. Locations of fellowship are Boston, LA, NY, DC, and Utah.

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Nonprofit
  • Business Alliance for Local Living Economies

    A network of socially responsible businesses, comprised of over 80 community networks with over 21,000 independent business members across the U.S. and Canada. Provides information and access to networks.

  • Charity Navigator

    Charity Navigator works to guide intelligent giving. By guiding intelligent giving, we aim to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace, in which givers and the charities they support work in tandem to overcome our nation’s and the world’s most persistent challenges.

  • Cornell Community Partnership Board Grant

    The CPB is a student-run program of Cornell's Public Service Center. It seeks to foster student leadership and social responsibility by assisting students in developing grassroots community action projects and administers grants to make these projects possible.

  • Cornell Summer Program in Washington, DC

    The Summer in Washington, D.C. program, co-sponsored by the Cornell in Washington Program and the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, is open to undergraduates at any college or university who have completed at least the freshman year.

  • Council on Social Work Education

    Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation as the sole accrediting agency for social work education in this country." Provides list of accredited programs.

  • Council on Social Work Education Career Center

    Listings of social work jobs + option to post resumes.

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Great Nonprofits

    GreatNonprofits is the leading developer of tools that allow people to find, review, and share information about nonprofits.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Institute for Experiental Learning

    Washington, DC, and embassy/diplomatic internships for college credit.International Internship links.

  • Jesuit Volunteer Corps

    A faith-based voluntary service org. - 48 U.S. cities and 7 countries. Focus is on social justice, simple living, community, and spirituality. Volunteers are not required to subscribe to any religion. Year-long placements.

  • KaiserEdu.org

    A database of internships and fellowships in health policy and related fields.

  • Making the Difference

    Describes federal jobs by career fields, including art, business, biology, education, international relations, law, public health, social science, and social work. Also, links to federal internships, explains how to apply for internships/jobs, and profiles federal workers.

  • NYC Service

    Provides database of volunteer opportunities in NYC searchable by career interest, skills, borough and zip code.

  • New Organizing Institute

    A progressive non-profit based in Washington, DC, with the goal of spreading organizing techniques and best practices to the progressive community. Their site provide a jobs listserv, advice, and resume bank - all free.

  • New Profit, Inc.

    Provides financial and strategic support to selected social entrepreneurs to help them create widespread impact, and helps to build an environment that enables all social entrepreneurs and their organizations to create widespread, transformative impact.

  • New York City Public Service Corps

    The New York City Public Service Corps (NYCPSC) is a placement agency in Manhattan that helps Cornell Federal Work-Study (FWS) eligible students find employment with certain non-profits and city agencies/departments in the five boroughs of New York. The application allows you to specify several career-related work areas of interest and rank your preferred work locations.

  • Partnership for Public Service

    The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Stoneleigh Junior Fellowship for Social Change

    Program funding duration varies; fellows have had funding for 1-5 years but it depends on the length of the project. Delete dates and one-year program.

  • Student Conservation Association (SCA)

    Internship, job, and volunteer opportunities as well as advice on careers in conservation.

  • The Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

    Fellows spend a year "fighting hunger and poverty with a tight-knit community of emerging leaders." They shape and implement anti-hunger programs all over the U.S. then research and support national policy initiatives in Washington, D.C.

  • The Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellowship in Women and Public Policy

    A nine month program in Washington, DC. Fellows works as general Research Opportunitiess. Tasks may include reviewing literature; collecting, checking and analyzing data; gathering information; and preparing reports and report graphics. Attending relevant Congressional briefings, policy seminars and meetings is also an integral part of the fellowship program. Applicants should have at least a bachelor's degree in a social science discipline, statistics, or women's studies as well as strong quantitative and library research skills and knowledge of women's issues.

  • Therapeutic Youth Alternatives

    Operates outdoor therapeutic programs, juvenile justice and early intervention programs throughout the eastern U.S., using recreation therapy, adventure therapy, experiential education, and individual and group therapy in helping children become productive adults.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • serve.gov

    A comprehensive clearinghouse of volunteer opportunities across the country and around the world. It is searchable by key word and location.

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Public Service

Public Service

  • Association Unlimited

    The foundation of Association Unlimited (AU) is the Encyclopedia of Associations (EA) series, which has been the premier source for information on associations and professional societies for 50 years. In addition, IRS information on nonprofit organizations has been added to Associations Unlimited, making it the worlds largest, most detailed and searchable database available on nonprofit information.

  • Cornell Summer Program in Washington, DC

    The Summer in Washington, D.C. program, co-sponsored by the Cornell in Washington Program and the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, is open to undergraduates at any college or university who have completed at least the freshman year.

  • Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

    Funding to conduct public service projects anywhere in the world. Stipend of $60,000 paid over two years. E-mail: info@echoinggreen.org

  • Human Rights Watch

    Internships in International Human Rights in New York, NY; Washington, DC; Los Angeles, CA

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • J.W Saxe Fund Network/Resources for Public Service

    The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund provides scholarships annually to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job during a summer or other term.

  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)

    Contains career advice, links to internships, and links to additional resources including other associations and scholarships. A special feature is a searchable database of NASPAA member schools that offer the MPA and the MPP degree programs.

  • Online Intelligence Project

    CNN, National Trade Board, World Bank, FedWorld, and more; part of the Online Intelligence Project.

  • Partnership for Public Service

    The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness

    The College Cost Reduction and Access Act of 2007 enables professional public service employees to have their loans forgiven by the government after 10 years of payment while in public service, as well as having their monthly payments reduced to a percentage of their monthly income. Go to link for details.

  • The Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellowship in Women and Public Policy

    A nine month program in Washington, DC. Fellows works as general Research Opportunitiess. Tasks may include reviewing literature; collecting, checking and analyzing data; gathering information; and preparing reports and report graphics. Attending relevant Congressional briefings, policy seminars and meetings is also an integral part of the fellowship program. Applicants should have at least a bachelor's degree in a social science discipline, statistics, or women's studies as well as strong quantitative and library research skills and knowledge of women's issues.

  • The White House Internship

    The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities. Spring, Summer, and Fall internships available.

  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society, and the environment.

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Teaching
  • American Federation of Teachers

    Salary surveys, "hot topics" and more.

  • Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - Denver or Houston Schools

    Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - A year of service in an urban education tutoring program in Denver or Houston Public Schools. Fellows manage only 2 or 3 students at a time, depending on the grade level. The small ratio of students to Fellows allows for the individualization of remedial and supplemental instruction. Blueprint Fellows focus on the individual needs of their students, bolstering and accelerating student achievement while helping to close any skill gaps that may exist.

  • Boston Teacher Residency

    A 13-month program to recruit, prepare, and license teachers to work in the city's schools. Teacher Residents co-teach with a mentor teacher in one of Boston's most effective public schools, take course work facilitated by exceptional teachers and university faculty.

  • BridgeTEFL

    Students interested in becoming certified in teaching English as a foreign language.

  • Community College Finder

    Enables you to locate community colleges by state, city, map, zip code and attribute and provides information on each college.

  • FairTest The National Center for Fair and Open Testing

    Works to end the misuses and flaws of standardized testing and to ensure that evaluation of students, teachers and schools is fair, open, valid and educationally beneficial. Offers critical commentary on various standardized tests relating to students at different levels, including college.

  • Harris Fellowship in Child Development

    Fellows spend one year (August to August) training at Yale's Calvin Hill Day Care Center and the Yale Child Study Center. Under the supervision of a mentor, they gradually assume all the duties of a teacher.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Illinois Network of Charter Schools

    The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) brings together students, parents, educators and administrators who all share a common goal: to improve the quality of public education by promoting and strengthening charter schools throughout the State of Illinois.

  • Inner-City Teaching Corps

    A two-year program in Chicago inner-city, parochial schools. It provides a monthly stipend, housing, meals, health insurance, living expenses, graduate credits through Northeastern University, and transportation.

  • International Schools Services

    For over 55 years, ISS has been dedicated to supplying international schools with everything they need to provide their students with a world-class education. Headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, USA, ISS offers only the best in staff recruitment, job placement, school supplies and other services that help position your school for success.

  • Level Playing Field Institute Summer Teaching Fellowship

    A 7-week program of the Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH) on the UC Berkeley campus. SMASH serves underrepresented populations.

  • Mentoring at Punahou School

    A year-long teaching position at a private school in Honolulu, Hawaii designed to give support, training, and experience to college graduates who are considering teaching as a career.

  • National Association of Independent Schools

    Database of jobs and internships with independent schools, searchable by category (admissions, ESL, science, etc.), state, and key word.

  • New England Center for Children

    The New England Center for Children (NECC) is a school for autism located 20 miles west of Boston in Southborough, Massachusetts. We are a private, nonprofit autism education center dedicated to transforming the lives of children with autism worldwide through education, research, and technology.

  • TASC

    The TASC Funding Opportunities Database provides after-school practitioners and all those who work with young people with the latest public and private funding information, including ongoing funding sources, as well as time sensitive RFPs.

  • Teach for America

    Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.

  • The Learning Project Teaching Internship (one year)

    A year-long program in Boston, MA. The Learning Project Elementary School is an independent, co-educational day school for grades K-6. Interns train directly with experienced mentor teachers and to develop their own teaching skills by working daily in the classroom. There is a carefully outlined "progression" of responsibilities each Intern is expected to fulfill during each placement, culminating in a take-over week where Interns switch places with the Classroom Head.

  • Therapeutic Youth Alternatives

    Operates outdoor therapeutic programs, juvenile justice and early intervention programs throughout the eastern U.S., using recreation therapy, adventure therapy, experiential education, and individual and group therapy in helping children become productive adults.

  • U. of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium Internship (1 year)

    Designed for recent college graduates who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. Property is composed of 700 acres of maritime forest and open field, 1,000 acres of salt marsh, and 18 acres of freshwater ponds.

  • Urban Prep Fellows Program Fellowship (Chicago)

    A one year program for recent college graduates interested in working with urban youth at a nationally-renowned all-boys charter public high school. Fellows assist students in small groups by mentoring, tutoring and leading students in their development and progression toward college readiness.

  • Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

    Fellowships available to attract recent graduates and career changers in the humanities and sciences to teach in high-need urban and rural schools. Ph: 609-452-7007.

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Technology
  • Dice

    Job and Internship Postings

  • Google Policy Fellowship (Summer)

    For students (freshmen - grad level) who are passionate about technology, and want to spend the summer diving headfirst into Internet policy." Fellows work at public interest organizations at the forefront of debates on broadband and access policy, content regulation, copyright and trademark reform, consumer privacy, etc.

  • IEEE Computer Society

    Benefits -access to members, job postings, resume service, career resources, link to industry experts, student chapters, and conferences. For IEEE Student Career Resources page: www.ieee.org/web/careers/home/Studentcareer.html

  • Just Tech Jobs

    Job and Internship Postings.

  • Washington Internships for Students of Engineering

    A nine-week summer program for engineers entering their final years of study in either a four- or five-year program. Students learn how government officials make decisions on complex technological issues and how engineers can contribute to legislative and regulatory public policy decisions.

  • Woods Earth Community Garden and Living Classroom (Ithaca)

    Wood's Earth Living Classroom is a new effort to integrate organic community gardens and hands-on education in Ithaca. Former Cornell student Audrey Baker is seeking volunteer interns interested in learning about organizing garden-based community food programs. Interns would help develop and teach lesson plans for GIAC pre-teens and Northeast Elementary school students about food, network with community members, and construct garden sites. No gardening experience required. Flexible hours and commitment, depending on the project.

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Resumes and Cover Letters
Job and Internship Search
  • AgCareers.com

    With 4,000 jobs posted on our site each month, it is understandable why we generate so much Internet traffic from candidates seeking the specific kinds of jobs your company offers.

  • American Statistical Association (ASA)

    The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians. The ASA supports excellence in the development, application, and dissemination of statistical science through meetings, publications, membership services, education, accreditation, and advocacy.

  • CampusCareerCenter.com

    Jobs, Guidance, Networking Options

  • Career Builder

    Post a resume or use the advanced search to find jobs and internships.

  • Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

    Assists students with disabilities by posting their resumes on their national database where employer members of the organization can view them.

  • Cool Summer Jobs

    Summer jobs at camps, parks and recreation, resorts, etc.

  • Cornell Student Employment Office

    Provides listings of jobs at Cornell and in Tompkins County, both for the academic year and for summer. Click on "Jobs and Internships

  • EOE Journal

    The eoejournal is a four-color diversity publication distributed every other month since 1996 to colleges, universities, tech schools, medical schools, job/career fairs, executive consulting agencies, libraries, workforce offices, and government agencies.

  • Educational Housing Services

    A nonprofit organization that "provides safe and affordable fully furnished housing to students, and interns coming to New York City.

  • Glass Door

    Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies. What sets us apart is our "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves.

  • Hoover's Online

    Hoover's Online provides comprehensive company profiles that contain company overviews and histories, including some coverage of private companies. Available to all current Cornell students, faculty, and staff, on campus or remotely.

  • Indeed.com

    Large database of jobs - by job title, key words, or employer name (tip: use "entry-level" as key words to find positions available to recent graduates). Also, salary information by job title or key words.

  • Intern Match

    A comprehensive Internship Search Engine.

  • Intern Sushi

    Career Sushi is an innovative hiring solution serving young career professionals, interns and the companies that hire them. By transforming the resume into unique visual profiles that dynamically integrate video, images and social media, young candidates are able to provide employers with a deeper, more transparent presentation of their story. The online marketplace allows top talent to land positions at leading companies.

  • Intern Web

    Good site for posting your resume and for receiving nationwide internship information.

  • InternJobs.com

    National database of internships for students and recent graduates.

  • InternshipPrograms.com

    Search their extensive database of national and international internships, read internship reviews, or register your own real-intern profile.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • Internships.com

    National Internship Database, searchable by city.

  • JOBipedia

    JOBipedia.org is a free website where students and recent graduates can ask questions about job searching and get answers directly from experienced recruiting professionals at America’s top employers.

  • Job Application Guide

    At JobApplicationGuide.com we have compiled a list of job applications and online job application procedures for most every major employer in the U.S. Our team has already done 95% of the work for you, and its all right at the tips of your fingers on this site. This site walks you completely through the job application form process.

  • Princeton Review

    The Princeton Review online Internship and Career search.

  • Summer Housing Options

    Provides information about and links to summer housing options around the USA, including options in NYC and Washington, DC. Also provides links to options in other countries.

  • flipdog

    Job postings searchable by job title, key words, city, state, or zip code. Tip: use "entry-level" in search box.

Job and Employer Research

Resources to learn about job options and employer information.

  • American Staffing Association - Find A Staffing Company

    A database of staffing companies that offer both temporary and long-term staffing assignments. The 15,000 member companies in the USA "promote legal, ethical, and professional practices for the staffing industry." Searchable by location and occupational categories.

  • American Stock Exchange: Listed Organizations

    Provides stock information and links for publicly traded companies.

  • Better Business Bureau

    Enables you to determine if a business or charity is accredited by the BBB. Businesses which do have met the BBB Code of Business Practices. Part of this involves a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.

  • Business for Social Responsibility

    A membership organization for employers of all sizes and sectors committed to building a just and sustainable world.

  • Career Insider (Vault Reports)

    Downloadable career guides, employer profiles and rankings, discussion boards, and more.

  • Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

    Assists students with disabilities by posting their resumes on their national database where employer members of the organization can view them.

  • Careers in the Biological Sciences

    Comprehensive information about the work of biologists, including new directions in biological careers.

  • Cornell Technology Park

    The Cornell Business & Technology Park is the Ithaca area's premier suburban office and lab park, providing a first class environment for local, national and international office and research firms, and providing an interface between Cornell University and the business community.

  • Green America

    An organization playing a leadership role in mobilizing people in their roles as investors to insist on corporate responsibility.

  • Hoover's Online

    Hoover's Online provides comprehensive company profiles that contain company overviews and histories, including some coverage of private companies. Available to all current Cornell students, faculty, and staff, on campus or remotely.

  • InterAction

    Unpaid internships are posted here for positions at major non-profit alliances.

  • Justmeans

    Provides database of companies that are pursuing both social and economic value creation. Large, public multinational companies listed are screened using the Domini Social Index, the FTSE 4Good Index, and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.

  • Manta

    Free information on > 60 million small employers, world-wide.

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook

    For hundreds of jobs, the OOH tells you:the training and education needed; earnings; expected job prospects; what workers do on the job; and working conditions.

  • SustainableBusiness.com

    A database of environmentally sustainable businesses

  • United States Chamber of Commerce Directory

    Includes local chambers of commerce, better business, convention, and visitors bureaus, plus consumer information.

  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society, and the environment.

  • Yahoo's Employer Directories

    Comprehensive directory of employer web sites in a variety of sectors and industries.

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Employer Directories

Listings of employers in various industries.

  • American Stock Exchange: Listed Organizations

    Provides stock information and links for publicly traded companies.

  • Career Insider (Vault Reports)

    Downloadable career guides, employer profiles and rankings, discussion boards, and more.

  • Federal Agency Directory

    An extensive list of agencies and links maintained by the LSU Libraries.

  • FindLaw

    Welcome to the FindLaw Lawyer Directory, featuring detailed profiles of attorneys from across the United States. To get started use the search box or click on a city, state, or legal issue.

  • Firstgov.gov

    A database of the nearly 88,000 local government employers in the U.S.—cities, counties and towns. Use it to identify offices and agencies that you would like to contact in fields such as health, finance, recreation, environment, science, arts, education, and much more.

  • Hoover's Online

    Hoover's Online provides comprehensive company profiles that contain company overviews and histories, including some coverage of private companies. Available to all current Cornell students, faculty, and staff, on campus or remotely.

  • NALP Directory of Legal Employers

    A comprehensive and free solution for researching legal employers throughout the United States.

  • One Day One Job

    Every day we’ll introduce you to an awesome new company or non-profit. We’ll tell you what they do, who they are, why they’re interesting, and what kind of entry level jobs and internships they offer.

  • Wetfeet

    Career advice, employer listings, and Insider Guides.

  • Yahoo's Employer Directories

    Comprehensive directory of employer web sites in a variety of sectors and industries.

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Socially Responsible Employers

Information on employers dedicated to social responsibility.

  • 2Seeds Network Project Coordinator (Tanzania)

    Project Coordinators will spend one year in a small team to create or develop innovative and self-sustaining agricultural/economic development projects in Tanzania. All Project Coordinators work for at least 9 months partnering with local farmers to help their communities overcome extreme poverty. Projects must be community-driven, operationally sustainable, and have a measurable impact on the food and income security of the community members that it serves.

  • ACCESS, Networking in the Public Interest

    Nonprofit employment clearinghouse, with internship and job listings, and nonprofit career advice.

  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • Business for Social Responsibility

    A membership organization for employers of all sizes and sectors committed to building a just and sustainable world.

  • City Year

    City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.

  • City of New York Urban Fellows Program

    Prestigious 9-month program provides an intensive orientation to the process and responsibilities of City government. Office placements have included human services, criminal justice, health, housing, transportation and economic development. The 9-month fellowship offers a $25,000 stipend.

  • Community Health Corps

    An AmeriCorps program. Members serve in 19 states, both in rural and urban areas, meeting the needs of migrant farm workers, the uninsured, under insured, and homeless individuals. Roles include clinic assistant, health educator, client advocate, marketing assistant, and pre-natal assistant.

  • Cross Cultural Solutions

    Sends short-term volunteers abroad to provide humanitarian assistance in China, Costa Rica, Ghana, India, Peru, and Russia. Also in partnership with CARE.

  • Environmental Internships

    Provides links to many environmental internship offerings, from foundations to government.

  • Green America

    An organization playing a leadership role in mobilizing people in their roles as investors to insist on corporate responsibility.

  • Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowships

    Internship opportunity for college graduates to serve 6-9 months with a participating organization of their choice in Washington DC. Deadlines twice each year.

  • Hidden Villa Education Internship (one year)

    A nonprofit educational org. that uses its organic farm, wilderness, and community to teach about the environment and social justice. It covers 1600 acres in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, about 40 miles south of San Francisco.

  • Human Rights Watch

    Internships in International Human Rights in New York, NY; Washington, DC; Los Angeles, CA

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Inner-City Teaching Corps

    A two-year program in Chicago inner-city, parochial schools. It provides a monthly stipend, housing, meals, health insurance, living expenses, graduate credits through Northeastern University, and transportation.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • J.W Saxe Fund Network/Resources for Public Service

    The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund provides scholarships annually to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job during a summer or other term.

  • Match Corps

    Recent college graduates from universities across the country commit one year to public service in Boston. They receive a modest living stipend and housing in a dorm at the school.

  • Partnership for Public Service

    The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • Peace Corps

    Contains information on becoming a volunteer, background on the organization, "Domestic" information and more.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • SustainableBusiness.com

    A database of environmentally sustainable businesses

  • Teach for America

    Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.

  • United Nations Global Compact

    "To help bridge the gap between the UN's mission to foster peace, poverty reduction, human rights and a business's goals of profit and growth." Companies that join promise to adhere to 10 principles (see site). Good way to identify socially responsible companies.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • VolunteerMatch

    The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer, and business leaders committed to civic engagement.

  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society, and the environment.

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Summer Job and Internship Posting Sites
  • ACCESS, Networking in the Public Interest

    Nonprofit employment clearinghouse, with internship and job listings, and nonprofit career advice.

  • AIESEC Cornell

    The world's largest student organization provides 4,000 work abroad opportunities, and offers over 5,000 leadership positions to members each year.

  • American-Scandinavian Foundation

    Paid short-term and long-term training positions with private industry and technical universities in chemistry, computer science, forestry, horticulture and engineering are available in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

  • Association for International Practical Training (AIPT)

    AIPT offers four internship programs which place students in a wide variety of countries: Hospitality and Tourism Exchanges, International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) Student Exchanges, Career Development Exchanges. Placement success is directly related to applicant's ability to create a reciprocal position in the USA for a student coming from abroad.

  • Au Pair in Europe

    Resource for posting and finding positions for au pairs, nannies, babysitters, pet sitters, housekeepers, tutors, and senior care.

  • Aupair JobMatch Service

    International au pair job listing and posting service. domestic and international. Includes a section to search for internships and another for volunteer positions.

  • BUNAC

    Offers travel/working abroad programs for students as an alternative to tourism.

  • CampusCareerCenter.com

    Jobs, Guidance, Networking Options

  • Career Builder

    Post a resume or use the advanced search to find jobs and internships.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Summer Environmental Internship

    A 10-week summer environmental internship in Atlanta, GA for sophomores and juniors majoring in environmental studies, environmental, physical, biological, chemical, and/or social sciences and who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked

  • Chester Summer Scholars Program

    A 10-week summer program in Cleveland, Ohio for pre-medicine and scientifically-oriented students to explore the potential for a career in medical research or academic medicine. Scholars spend the better part of each weekday participating directly in the research project activity. There are also opportunities for observation of surgery, hospital rounds, and other experiences at MetroHealth.

  • Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program

    The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, now in its 17th year, provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.

  • Cool Summer Jobs

    Summer jobs at camps, parks and recreation, resorts, etc.

  • CoolWorks

    Provides outdoor summer job postings of many types and in many different settings - national parks, resorts, state parks, ranches, resorts, and tour companies.

  • Cornell Public Service Center

    Information about volunteer and paid opportunities with not-for-profit organizations in the Ithaca area.

  • Cornell Summer Program in Washington, DC

    The Summer in Washington, D.C. program, co-sponsored by the Cornell in Washington Program and the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, is open to undergraduates at any college or university who have completed at least the freshman year.

  • Council on International Exchanges (CIEE)

    Nonprofit organization providing work and teaching opportunities abroad.

  • Cross Cultural Solutions

    Sends short-term volunteers abroad to provide humanitarian assistance in China, Costa Rica, Ghana, India, Peru, and Russia. Also in partnership with CARE.

  • Federal Government Student Jobs

    Database of federal internships and jobs, searchable by major/field of interest, federal agency, compensation, location, and key word. Helpful for both students and recent graduates.

  • For One World Travel Grant

    This is a partially funded summer volunteer position at Ayi International School in Ghana. The grant should cover all or most of airfare and additional costs are minimal – housing is provided and meals are inexpensive. Potential projects can relate to the writing curriculum, early childhood education, the math program, expressive arts, hands-on science projects, or the computer curriculum.

  • Frederic Conger Wood Fellowship

    Awarded through the Cornell Institute for European Studies (CIES). Available to juniors from all colleges who are interested in pursuing field work in Europe during Summer 2012. Deadline: Mid February 2012. Contact: Sydney Van Morgan; E-mail: sydney.vanmorgan@cornell.edu

  • Green Corps

    As the field school for environmental organizing, seeks people who are serious about saving the planet, have experience working with environmental or social change issues, and have demonstrated leadership experience. The program includes intensive classroom training, hands-on experience running urgent environmental and public health campaigns, and placement in permanent leadership positions with leading environmental groups. The application process begins in late fall.

  • Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Association

    Internships available. Awards provide hands-on training, work, and field experience for individuals committed to careers in natural resource conservation, with a focus on migratory raptors. Ph: 570-943-3411, x108. E-mail: bildstein@hawkmtn.org

  • Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions Summer Internship Program

    The Diversity Summer Internship Program is a summer program for minority high school and undergraduate students to participate in research and academic activities within the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

  • Human Rights Watch

    Internships in International Human Rights in New York, NY; Washington, DC; Los Angeles, CA

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Illinois Institute for Legislative Studies

    Graduate and undergraduate internships in Illinois State Government.

  • Institute for Experiental Learning

    Washington, DC, and embassy/diplomatic internships for college credit.International Internship links.

  • Intern Match

    A comprehensive Internship Search Engine.

  • Intern Sushi

    Career Sushi is an innovative hiring solution serving young career professionals, interns and the companies that hire them. By transforming the resume into unique visual profiles that dynamically integrate video, images and social media, young candidates are able to provide employers with a deeper, more transparent presentation of their story. The online marketplace allows top talent to land positions at leading companies.

  • Intern Web

    Good site for posting your resume and for receiving nationwide internship information.

  • InternJobs.com

    National database of internships for students and recent graduates.

  • InternshipPrograms.com

    Search their extensive database of national and international internships, read internship reviews, or register your own real-intern profile.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • Internships International, LLC

    Non-paying internships in all fields.

  • Internships.com

    National Internship Database, searchable by city.

  • Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums and also Conservation Fellowships

    One-year post-graduate internships in art history, conservation, museum education, or curation. Deadline: Early April. Ph: 212-861-4993. E-mail: info@kressfoundation.org

  • Janet McKinley '74 Family Grant

    The Janet McKinley ’74 Family Grant is open to all Cornell sophomores for the purpose of assisting students in pursuing interesting, provocative, and entrepreneurial summer projects, with the intent of having a direct and lasting impact on many generations of Cornell students. Early March deadline.

  • Maine University Internship Database

    Search for positions in Maine.

  • Making the Difference

    Describes federal jobs by career fields, including art, business, biology, education, international relations, law, public health, social science, and social work. Also, links to federal internships, explains how to apply for internships/jobs, and profiles federal workers.

  • Mel Watt's (D-NC) Federal Government Internship List

    Listing of internship opportunities available to undergraduate, graduate, and law students within the federal government.

  • National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange

    A list of fellowship opportunities for people with disabilities interested in studying or working in the United States.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • Shelburne Museum Summer Education Intern

    Located in Shelburne, VT. Summer position for juniors or graduating seniors that involves work in one or more of several education department programmatic areas, including summer camps, family programs and activities, special events, and adult programming. Interns will work as camp counselors, assist with planning, set up, and execution of special day and evening events, and work in the family activity center. Interns also may conduct research, fill in as exhibition guides.

  • Smithsonian

    Competitive internship and fellowship programs as well as externally peer reviewed grant programs bring students and scholars from universities, museums and research Institutes from the U.S. and abroad to the Smithsonian Institution to maximize the use and research potential of its vast collections and facilities.

  • Snagajob

    Part-time and summer jobs for students.

  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (IAM)

    Links to short-term and summer positions, summer study programs, and fellowships.

  • Sports Jobs and Internships

    NBA, WNBA and NBDL League offering jobs and internships in New York, NY and nationwide.

  • Student Conservation Association (SCA)

    Internship, job, and volunteer opportunities as well as advice on careers in conservation.

  • SummerJobs.com

    Summer jobs worldwide.

  • Summercamps.com

    Comprehensive listing of all types of camps - overnight, art, technology, special needs, day, sports, religious, wilderness, environmental, tour/travel, and adventure.

  • Susan Tarrow Fellowship

    Supports 6-8 weeks of field study

  • The National Wildlife Federation Ecology Fellowship Program

    The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowship Program offers a nationally recognized opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their vision of an ecologically sustainable future. Through tangible projects to green their campuses and communities, Fellows gain practical experience in the conservation field and first-hand knowledge of the challenges and opportunities inherent in successful conservation efforts.

  • The Pamela Harriman Foreign Service Fellowships

    Provides a $5,000 award for two U.S. college students to work in the U.S. embassies in Paris and London and one U.S. college student for summer work in a component of the Office of the Secretary. Open to students entering their junior or senior year and graduating seniors. Inquiries should be sent to: harriman@wm.edu. Application deadline: November 1.

  • The Riley Guide

    Links to a wide variety of internship sites.

  • The Washington Center

    Offers internships and academic seminars for all majors in Washington, DC.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • U.S. Department of State

    U.S. Department of State Internships. Some student work in Washington, DC and others have the opportunity to work at an embassy overseas.

  • USAJobs.gov

    The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals who are at the beginning of their Federal service. As a student or recent graduate, you can begin your career in the Federal government by choosing the path that best describes you and where you are in your academics:

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • Wetfeet

    Career advice, employer listings, and Insider Guides.

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Job Posting Sites

Online job announcements.

  • American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists

    Access to members through "Who's Who in Environmental Engineering", job and resume postings, career information.

  • American Association for Psychological Science Employment Network

    Job postings searchable by keyword, location, employer, and subject area. The latter include areas such as addictive behaviors, biological, business, clinical, counseling, health,internship, psychopathology, public policy, and more.

  • American Staffing Association - Find A Staffing Company

    A database of staffing companies that offer both temporary and long-term staffing assignments. The 15,000 member companies in the USA "promote legal, ethical, and professional practices for the staffing industry." Searchable by location and occupational categories.

  • American Statistical Association (ASA)

    The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians. The ASA supports excellence in the development, application, and dissemination of statistical science through meetings, publications, membership services, education, accreditation, and advocacy.

  • Au Pair in Europe

    Resource for posting and finding positions for au pairs, nannies, babysitters, pet sitters, housekeepers, tutors, and senior care.

  • Aupair JobMatch Service

    International au pair job listing and posting service. domestic and international. Includes a section to search for internships and another for volunteer positions.

  • Back Door Jobs

    International summer jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in conservation, outdoor education, teaching, resorts, and hospitality.

  • CampusCareerCenter.com

    Jobs, Guidance, Networking Options

  • Career Builder

    Post a resume or use the advanced search to find jobs and internships.

  • Citylimits

    City Limits is a New York City-based nonprofit news agency that publishes investigative and in-depth reporting on urban life and policy. They work to strengthen community engagement on civic, economic, and social-justice issues. Post NYC jobs in both nonprofit and government.

  • Cool Summer Jobs

    Summer jobs at camps, parks and recreation, resorts, etc.

  • CoolWorks

    Provides outdoor summer job postings of many types and in many different settings - national parks, resorts, state parks, ranches, resorts, and tour companies.

  • Cruise Ship Jobs

    Job postings, lists of employers and salary information relating to many different types of cruise ship jobs.

  • Dice

    Job and Internship Postings

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Engineering Jobs

    Resume postings, lists of engineering employers/organizations, and links to job databases.

  • Environment Jobs - stopdodo

    A job posting site covering many areas of environmental work.

  • Glass Door

    Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies. What sets us apart is our "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves.

  • Hire Art

    HireArt is a new type of jobs marketplace that uses online challenge-based interviews to vet job applicants. HireArt has designed interviews and created work samples that mimic what a candidate would do at the real job. Employers use HireArt to quickly identify and filter the most qualified candidates.For job applicants, HireArt's interactive interviews allow them to best showcase their skills in a way that goes far beyond the traditional resume.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Indeed.com

    Large database of jobs - by job title, key words, or employer name (tip: use "entry-level" as key words to find positions available to recent graduates). Also, salary information by job title or key words.

  • Intern Web

    Good site for posting your resume and for receiving nationwide internship information.

  • InternJobs.com

    National database of internships for students and recent graduates.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • Internships.com

    National Internship Database, searchable by city.

  • Job Star

    Jobs hosted by the Wall Street Journal site.

  • JobPilot

    Huge Database of international internships.

  • Just Tech Jobs

    Job and Internship Postings.

  • New York State Department of Civil Service

    NYS employes > 18 million people. This site lists jobs at both the state and local level.

  • One Day One Job

    Every day we’ll introduce you to an awesome new company or non-profit. We’ll tell you what they do, who they are, why they’re interesting, and what kind of entry level jobs and internships they offer.

  • flipdog

    Job postings searchable by job title, key words, city, state, or zip code. Tip: use "entry-level" in search box.

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Graduate Student Internships
  • AAAS Science & Engineering Mass Media Fellowship

    This 10-week internship places science and engineering students in internship positions at media outlets.

  • American Anthropological Association

    Search through this list of internship opportunities for anthropology students at a range of organizations.

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science

    Paid and unpaid internship opportunities are available to graduate and undergraduate students in areas such as science journalism, science policy, human rights, and marketing.

  • American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellows Program

    Recent PhD students from humanities and social science fields are placed in two-year staff positions in government and non-profit organizations.

  • American Indian Science and Engineering Society Summer Internships

    10-week science policy internships are available to graduate students who are AISES members.

  • American Institute for Contemporary German Studies

    Unpaid internships are available to graduate and undergraduate students in the areas of business and economics, foreign and domestic policy, and society, culture and politics

  • Atlantic Council of the United States

    Internships are available for individuals interested in international affairs and global challenges.

  • BookJobs.Com

    Internship postings are available in the publishing field for undergraduate and graduate students.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Paid fellowships and internships are available in public health fields at the CDC.

  • Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program at the National Academies

    This program through the National Academies provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.

  • Chronicle of Higher Education

    This article contains internship and non-academic job resources for humanities, social science, physical science, engineering, and life science fields.

  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Public Policy and Graduate Fellowship

    This 9-month fellowship offers up to 20 talented Latinos from across the country the opportunity to gain hands-on experience at the national level in the public policy area of their choice with the General Public Policy or the Graduate Fellowship.

  • Education Pioneers Graduate School Fellowship

    Graduate students in business, law, policy, and education fields can participate in this 10-week summer internship to consult on a mission-critical project at a school district, charter school network, nonprofit or other leading education organization.

  • Health Resources and Services Administration Graduate Student Epidemiology Program

    Participate in a paid, 12-week project in a state or local health department in areas of data analysis and monitoring, needs assessment, and program evaluation.

  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Internship Program

    HACU internships, based in the Washington DC area, are available in a range of fields; they are open to all students who are enrolled in a degree-seeking program, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and are eligible to work in the United States.

  • Insight Data Science Fellows Program

    Participate in this intensive, six-week postdoc training fellowship to bridge the gap between academia and data science.

  • InterAction

    Unpaid internships are posted here for positions at major non-profit alliances.

  • Internships.com

    National Internship Database, searchable by city.

  • Kress Foundation Interpretive Fellowship at Art Museums

    9-12 month fellowship opportunities for individuals with a background in art history, art education, studio art, or museum studies.

  • LinkedIn

    Search LinkedIn for internship postings in any field and at any organization.

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Graduate Internships

    Apply for a paid internship in areas such as art, design, education, digital media, library science, and scientific research.

  • NIH Summer Internship Program

    This competitive summer biomedical research internship program is open to domestic and international students.

  • National Endowment for the Arts

    Unpaid internship opportunities in the Arts Endowment Office are available year-round.

  • National Radio Astronomy Observatory Graduate Internship Program

    Internship research opportunities are available to graduate students in engineering, astronomy, physics, mathematics, and computer science fields who are in the early years of their graduate program.

  • New Scientist Jobs

    Internship listings are available primarily in the health and life science industries.

  • Pathways Program

    The Pathways Programs offers federal internships to students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates.

  • Pathways to Science

    Search this resource for internship opportunities in science, engineering, technology, and math fields.

  • Potomac Institute for Policy Studies

    Internships for graduate students are available at this non-profit science and technology policy think tank.

  • Presidential Management Fellows Program

    This competitive two-year fellowship for graduate-degree holders provides rotational opportunities in the federal government.

  • RAND Graduate Student Summer Associate Program

    National security and social policy internship opportunities are available to domestic and international graduate students who have completed at least two years of graduate work.

  • STATtr@k

    Internship postings are available for graduate and undergraduate students with a statistical background.

  • Science Careers

    Internship listings are available in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields.

  • Smithsonian

    Competitive internship and fellowship programs as well as externally peer reviewed grant programs bring students and scholars from universities, museums and research Institutes from the U.S. and abroad to the Smithsonian Institution to maximize the use and research potential of its vast collections and facilities.

  • The Brookings Institution

    Internship opportunities at this research organization are available in areas such as energy, economics, business, policy, and international affairs.

  • The Heritage Foundation Internship Program

    Internships are available to develop young conservative leaders in areas of foreign and domestic policy issues.

  • The National Wildlife Federation Ecology Fellowship Program

    The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowship Program offers a nationally recognized opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their vision of an ecologically sustainable future. Through tangible projects to green their campuses and communities, Fellows gain practical experience in the conservation field and first-hand knowledge of the challenges and opportunities inherent in successful conservation efforts.

  • The White House Internship

    The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities. Spring, Summer, and Fall internships available.

  • U.S. Department of State

    U.S. Department of State Internships. Some student work in Washington, DC and others have the opportunity to work at an embassy overseas.

  • U.S. Public Service Health System

    The Junior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Externship Program is available for graduate students who have completed at least one year of study in a medically related field (including engineering).

  • United Nations Headquarters Internship Program

    Unpaid internships at the United Nations are available for 2-6 months.

  • Vault

    Vault provides internship listings in a wide range of career fields.

  • WREI Congressional Fellows on Women and Public Policy

    For graduate students with a proven commitment to equity for women, WREI Fellows gain practical policy making experience and graduate credit as they work from January to August as Congressional legislative aides in Washington, D.C. Fellows receive stipends for tuition and living expenses.

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Regional
  • Amate House

    A year-long volunteer program in Chicago that supports and develops men and women rooted in faith, dedicated to service, and committed to building a more just and loving society. Volunteers are placed in schools, parishes, and social service agencies throughout Chicago and live in intentional communities of six to twelve people. Room, board, health insurance, and small monthly stipend are provided. At completion of program, volunteers also receive the AmeriCorps education award.

  • Atlanta Job Network

    Local Atlanta jobs.

  • Autry Fellowship

    One-year role as staff member at MDC in N. Carolina, addressing the problems of the unemployed, the working poor, and the under-trained in the South. Focus includes public policy, education, and economic and workforce development.

  • BAJobs.com

    Provides an extensive list of job postings from many Northern and Central California companies.

  • Bayareacareers.com

    Your direct connection to employment in the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Blue Engine Fellowship

    An 11-month, full-time program in NYC. Blue Engine Teaching Assistants provide "high doses of small-group instruction to help entire grade levels of high school students in New York City master advanced academic material. In addition, Fellows perform secondary roles. e.g., as teaching assistants, and help lead after-school programming.

  • Boston Jobs

    Search jobs in Boston and other cities and towns in Massachusetts.

  • Boston Teacher Residency

    A 13-month program to recruit, prepare, and license teachers to work in the city's schools. Teacher Residents co-teach with a mentor teacher in one of Boston's most effective public schools, take course work facilitated by exceptional teachers and university faculty.

  • CTjobs.com

    Search for positions by county using Connecticut’s online career center

  • California Healthcare Workforce Alliance Fellowship

    HCC, the California Healthcare Workforce Alliance, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Southern California Chapter and health employers offer three to six month, full-time fellowships from the end of June to the end of December. Fellows are paid a stipend.

  • Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

    Job hunting resources for Pittsburgh and elsewhere.

  • Center for Global Understanding

    The Center for Global Understanding (CFGU) provides a platform to cultivate the next generation of American leaders through internships in Washington D.C. and continued training and education on leadership development

  • Children's Corps

    Children's Corps seeks to improve life opportunities for all children and families who come to the attention of public child welfare system. Corps members are placed with welfare agencies in New York City and Westchester. Throughout their two-year commitment, Corps members serve as case workers and maintain access to professional mentors and regular trainings to support and guide their practice.

  • Cincinnati Children's Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    The 10-week program provides clinical and basic science research opportunities for undergraduate students in the laboratories of pediatric faculty in the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

  • City on a Hill CoaHCORPS

    A one-year program that serves Boston students in grades 9 through 12. CoaHCORPS members deliver individualized instruction in literacy and numeracy.

  • Citylimits

    City Limits is a New York City-based nonprofit news agency that publishes investigative and in-depth reporting on urban life and policy. They work to strengthen community engagement on civic, economic, and social-justice issues. Post NYC jobs in both nonprofit and government.

  • Colorado State Intern Program

    Use the keyword "internship" in the site’s search function to find internships in the Colorado State Government.

  • Connecticut Department of Labor

    Guidance, Opportunity, and Support from Connecticut's Job Bank.

  • Cornell Plantations Internships

    Our summer internship program aims to provide an educational and work experience involving hands-on training that builds on classroom learning and represents the full spectrum of work throughout our organization. These internships are for Cornell students only, both graduate and undergraduate, and all majors are welcome. One of the botanic garden internships is reserved for a non-plant science major (i.e. students not majoring in Plant Science, Crop and Soil Science, Horticulture, Plant Biology, Plant Breeding, or Plant Pathology).

  • Cornell Public Service Center

    Information about volunteer and paid opportunities with not-for-profit organizations in the Ithaca area.

  • EOE Journal

    The eoejournal is a four-color diversity publication distributed every other month since 1996 to colleges, universities, tech schools, medical schools, job/career fairs, executive consulting agencies, libraries, workforce offices, and government agencies.

  • El Pomar Fellowship in Community Service

    Two-year salaried program for graduates of four-year universities or colleges, who have a Colorado connection, can demonstrate leadership potential, and have an interest in community and/or public service.

  • Emma Willard School Teaching Internship

    A college preparatory boarding and day schools for young women located in Albany, NY. The one-year position includes teaching, coaching and dormitory duties. Each intern teaches two sections under the guidance of the department chair, usually working closely with teachers who have responsibility for other sections of the same course. Interns must be women.

  • Essential NY Jobs

    Jobs in the Central Upstate New York Region.

  • Fellowships in California Government

    There are five different fellowships for graduating seniors. Each lasts 11 months.

  • Firstgov.gov

    A database of the nearly 88,000 local government employers in the U.S.—cities, counties and towns. Use it to identify offices and agencies that you would like to contact in fields such as health, finance, recreation, environment, science, arts, education, and much more.

  • Florida Career Link

    Search for local Florida jobs.

  • Florida Jobs and Internships

    Search by region for internships offered by the State Government.

  • GeorgiaJobs.com

    Georgia jobs, employment and career resources.

  • Great Oaks Charter School Tutor Corps

    An eleven-month urban education fellowship in Newark, New Jersey. Corps members invest their time and energy in the success of six middle school students to improve their academic skills while building critical personal relationships with students and families.

  • Greenwich Country Day School Co-Teacher Program

    Employs 25 college graduates for a one or two years to experience all aspects of an elementary classroom. Add'l responsibilities include either cecticut is located 30 miles east ooaching athletic teams in grades 6-9 or working in the “Afters” program in grades 1-3. Benefits: $25k annual stipend, housing, generous medical and dental benefits, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Greenwich, Connf NYC. Applications accepted in October and November; decisions made in February.

  • Hawaii State Recruiting Office

    Hawaiian Human Resources Department.

  • Hawaii's Job Bank

    Thousands of new local jobs posted daily.

  • Illinois Institute for Legislative Studies

    Graduate and undergraduate internships in Illinois State Government.

  • Illinois Network of Charter Schools

    The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) brings together students, parents, educators and administrators who all share a common goal: to improve the quality of public education by promoting and strengthening charter schools throughout the State of Illinois.

  • Illinois State Government Jobs and Internships

    Listings and applications for opportunities in the Illinois State Government.

  • Intern Source

    A great source for internships in the state of California.

  • Jobs Hawaii

    Search local jobs from a variety of employers in Hawaii.

  • Jobs for Educators in Missouri Schools

    Site Sponsored by Success Link and The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

  • Kieve Leadership School Teacher Position (1-2 years)

    Located in Maine, Kieve-Wavus Education promotes environmental stewardship through year-round experiential programs and camps for youth and adults. The position runs from mid-August thru mid-November and mid-February thru mid-June. It involves using a experiential teaching/learning methodology.

  • Maine Jobs

    Search for positions listed by employers in Maine.

  • Maine University Internship Database

    Search for positions in Maine.

  • Massachusetts Promise Fellows

    Fellows are committed to building a better future for children and youth in communities across Massachusetts. One year with living allowance of $14,000, health benefits, free grad/undergrad courses at Northeastern University, a $5,500 educational award, and a transportation allowance.

  • Match Corps

    Recent college graduates from universities across the country commit one year to public service in Boston. They receive a modest living stipend and housing in a dorm at the school.

  • Mayoral Fellowship Program (Providence, RI)

    A full-time, 10-week summer program. Fellows work with a department head on a city government issue to see how the City functions on a daily basis, as well as learn how long-term goals and policies are constructed. Must have completed four semesters of college.

  • Michigan State Government Jobs

    Job and career opportunities for students.

  • Michigan State University Extension

    Children, Youth, and Family Programs. Statewide internships for college students.

  • MissouriJobs.com

    Our extensive list of employment resources can help you land your dream job quickly and easily.

  • Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden Fellowship

    Students work at the museum site in NYC for six to nine weeks between June and August. They participate, first hand, in the inner-workings of a historic house museum, particularly in the Museum’s education department. They also engage in historical research related to the Museum's period rooms, exhibits, and programs.

  • Naturalist Internship at Foothill Horizons Outdoor School

    A September to June program that offers "the equivalent of a university level teacher training program for people who want to be professional outdoor science educators." Interns receive thorough training before taking on a group of their own students. They rotate through positions as recreation leader, health coordinator, and “evening principal.” Location = Sonora, CA.

  • New Jersey Jobs

    Use the quick search or register for free to use the power search.

  • New Jersey Work Force

    Search multiple local and national databases.

  • New York City Government Internships

    City government internships allow undergraduate and graduate students to make important contributions to the City while participating in a challenging and rewarding work experience.

  • New York City Public Service Corps

    The New York City Public Service Corps (NYCPSC) is a placement agency in Manhattan that helps Cornell Federal Work-Study (FWS) eligible students find employment with certain non-profits and city agencies/departments in the five boroughs of New York. The application allows you to specify several career-related work areas of interest and rank your preferred work locations.

  • New York State Department of Civil Service

    NYS employes > 18 million people. This site lists jobs at both the state and local level.

  • New York Urban League

    Part of the nationwide Urban League Employment Network, the New York Urban League career center provides a gateway to opportunities for diversity candidates across the country.

  • North Carolina State Government Internships

    North Carolina summer intern project books.

  • Ohio Career Board

    Search for local openings in Ohio.

  • Ohio State Government Jobs

    Virtual connection to the Ohio eCorridor.

  • Pennsylvania State Internships

    Internships and jobs listed by the Commonwealth of PA.

  • Philly Fellows

    A one-year program that connects recent graduates with meaningful positions in partnering nonprofits, where they can build capacity, develop new professional skills, and make a difference in the city of Philadelphia.

  • Pittsburgh Technology Council

    Internships in technical, financial, and professional services industries.

  • Project Ion Internships

    Postings of internships in Central New York State.

  • SUNY (State University of New York) Employment

    Faculty and staff vacancies for the campuses in the State University of New York system.

  • State of North Carolina Job Opportunities

    Find a job with a North Carolina government agency.

  • Stoneleigh Junior Fellowship for Social Change

    Program funding duration varies; fellows have had funding for 1-5 years but it depends on the length of the project. Delete dates and one-year program.

  • Texas Jobs

    Use the advanced search to find positions in your location and field.

  • The Washington Center

    Offers internships and academic seminars for all majors in Washington, DC.

  • TriState Jobs (NY, NJ, CT, and PA)

    A great job search guide for jobs in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania.

  • Wisconsin JobNet

    Search by specific regions and counties of Wisconsin.

  • flipdog

    Job postings searchable by job title, key words, city, state, or zip code. Tip: use "entry-level" in search box.

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International
  • 2Seeds Network Project Coordinator (Tanzania)

    Project Coordinators will spend one year in a small team to create or develop innovative and self-sustaining agricultural/economic development projects in Tanzania. All Project Coordinators work for at least 9 months partnering with local farmers to help their communities overcome extreme poverty. Projects must be community-driven, operationally sustainable, and have a measurable impact on the food and income security of the community members that it serves.

  • A Broader View Volunteers

    Arranges volunteer experiences of weeks or months in duration in disadvantaged communities in many parts of the world. Costs vary by country and duration, and include room and board. Programs include health care, women's support, environment, teaching, community development, and others.

  • AIESEC Cornell

    The world's largest student organization provides 4,000 work abroad opportunities, and offers over 5,000 leadership positions to members each year.

  • American-Scandinavian Foundation

    Paid short-term and long-term training positions with private industry and technical universities in chemistry, computer science, forestry, horticulture and engineering are available in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

  • Ameson Education and Cultural Exchange Foundation

    Founded in 1994, the Ameson Education and Cultural Exchange Foundation is a non-profit, non- governmental organization that is committed to the promotion and implementation of educational exchanges in China and abroad.

  • Asia Pacific Leadership Program

    Graduate-level nine-month certificate program (including a minimum 5-month residency at the East-West Center in Honolulu) that combines regional expertise with the enhancement of individual leadership skills. Recent graduates and enrolled graduate students as well as mid-career professionals are eligible. Deadlines vary. e-mail contacts: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/about-ewc/help/web-help

  • Asian Cultural Council

    Individual fellowship grants to artists, scholars, students, and specialists from Asia for study, research, travel and creative work in the U.S. Americans seeking aid to undertake activities in Asia are also eligible to apply. Funding from one month to one year available. Deadlines vary. Website for list of contacts: http://www.asianculturalcouncil.org/?page_id=91

  • Asian Development Bank: Fighting Poverty in Asia and the Pacific

    Project-oriented internship program for graduate students to gain experience with Asian Development Bank through research assignments. Internship assignments are offered three times per year.

  • Association for International Practical Training (AIPT)

    AIPT offers four internship programs which place students in a wide variety of countries: Hospitality and Tourism Exchanges, International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) Student Exchanges, Career Development Exchanges. Placement success is directly related to applicant's ability to create a reciprocal position in the USA for a student coming from abroad.

  • Au Pair in Europe

    Resource for posting and finding positions for au pairs, nannies, babysitters, pet sitters, housekeepers, tutors, and senior care.

  • Aupair JobMatch Service

    International au pair job listing and posting service. domestic and international. Includes a section to search for internships and another for volunteer positions.

  • BUNAC

    Offers travel/working abroad programs for students as an alternative to tourism.

  • Back Door Jobs

    International summer jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in conservation, outdoor education, teaching, resorts, and hospitality.

  • CUSO International

    Arranges international voluntary service placements for Canadians and Americans in 40 countries working to reduce poverty and inequality. Most are 2 years in length. Their fee covers many services as well as a living allowance.

  • Career Edge

    This site helps Canadian students find internships in Canada.

  • Central European Teaching Program

    Teaching in state-run, Central European schools.

  • Contact Singapore

    Search for internships and jobs in Singapore in areas such as business, media, legal services, non-profits, academic research, engineering, and healthcare.

  • Cornell International Students & Scholars Office

    Special online resource list for Career Services from Cornell University International Students & Scholars Office.

  • Council on International Exchanges (CIEE)

    Nonprofit organization providing work and teaching opportunities abroad.

  • Cross Cultural Solutions

    Sends short-term volunteers abroad to provide humanitarian assistance in China, Costa Rica, Ghana, India, Peru, and Russia. Also in partnership with CARE.

  • Cross-Cultural Solutions

    Cross-Cultural Solutions is a nonprofit working to address critical global issues by providing meaningful volunteer service to communities abroad, and contributing responsibly to local economies.

  • Cruise Ship Jobs

    Job postings, lists of employers and salary information relating to many different types of cruise ship jobs.

  • Cultural Vistas Professional Fellowships

    Cultural Vistas offers several funded opportunities for Americans to advance their careers overseas in Europe, South America, and Asia.

  • Dave's ESL Cafe

    The internet's meeting place for ESL and EFL teachers and students from around the world

  • Deshpande Junior Fellows Program

    A six month residential training program in Hubli, Karnataka which prepares young professionals with varying years of work experience to start their own social enterprise. For two months the fellow an intensive program focusing on English oral communication, technical writing and presentation skills. The remaining four months is spent in the Deshpande Center for Social Entrepreneurship.

  • EGBOK

    Volunteer with EGBOK to work with orphanages, vocational schools, and nonprofits in Cambodia to help underprivileged students gain access to employment opportunities.

  • EPFL Summer Research Program for Undergraduates

    Takes place in Lausanne, Switzerland. Open to undergraduates (freshmen, sophomors and juniors) in biology, physics, chemistry, bio-engineering, or computational sciences who are interested in careers in the life sciences. Each student is matched with a specific laboratory based on the student's interest and background and will work as a member of the research group for a period of eight weeks.

  • EPIK (English Program in Korea)

    A program of the Korean government that offers one-year teaching opportunities at public schools.

  • Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

    Funding to conduct public service projects anywhere in the world. Stipend of $60,000 paid over two years. E-mail: info@echoinggreen.org

  • Find the Best

    Includes a ranking of employers mostly likely to hire international students with H1-B Visas. Information gathered from government agencies, data licenses, and primary research.

  • Foundation for Sustainable Development

    Internships and service trips in Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, India, Kenya, Nicaragua, Peru, and Uganda. Work is in community dev., environment, health, human rights, microenterprise, women's empowerment, and youth/education.

  • Frederic Conger Wood Fellowship

    Awarded through the Cornell Institute for European Studies (CIES). Available to juniors from all colleges who are interested in pursuing field work in Europe during Summer 2012. Deadline: Mid February 2012. Contact: Sydney Van Morgan; E-mail: sydney.vanmorgan@cornell.edu

  • Freeman Indonesia Nonprofit Internship Program

    A 9-week summer program in Indonesia for sophomores and juniors that "aims to develop student leaders and strengthen the nonprofit sector in Indonesia." Internships and coursework will be arranged by IIEF in three cities: Bandung, Malang, and Yogyakarta.

  • French Idealist.org

    Idealist connects people, organizations, associations and resources to build a freer and more dignified world. This is the French Idealist.org

  • French Ministry of Education Assistantship Program

    Every year, the French Ministry of Education and the Cultural Services at the French Embassy offer paid teaching assistantship positions in French elementary and secondary schools. Students need to secure own housing.

  • Fundación Paraguaya International Internship Program

    Located in Paraguay. Internships last at least two months and provide development experience in microfinance, economic education for children and youth, and organic agricultural high school education. Spanish required.

  • Global Edge

    Compilation of links to country-specific resources, statistical data, events/conferences, company directories; maintained by the Michigan State University Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER).

  • Global Health Corps Fellowship

    GHC "aims to mobilize a global community of emerging leaders to build a movement for health equity." The 13-month fellowships are available in Rwanda, Malawi, Uganda, Burundi, Zambia, and the United States. Anyone committed to social justice and health equity is encouraged to apply. Several placements are available in each country; duties vary.

  • Global Volunteer Network

    Offers volunteer programs in poverty-stricken communities in 23 countries. Program types = medical, teaching, children, refugee camps, construction, community, and treks. Length varies from a few weeks to a year. Reasonable fees that cover food and lodging.

  • Global Volunteers

    Offers volunteer service opportunities in community projects in 20 developing countries. Reasonable fees.

  • Go Abroad

    GoAbroad.com is committed to providing the most comprehensive international education and alternative travel databases. GoAbroad.com utilizes data driven programming to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information. In addition to some of the largest directories of their kind on the internet, GoAbroad.com provides extensive additional information within its dynamically constructed travel guides, currency converter, and embassy directories

  • Hands for Nepal

    Offers voluntary service projects in education, health, community development, and environment. Length varies from weeks to months.

  • Hellenic American Educational Foundation Teaching Fellow Program

    Located in Psychico, Greece. Fellows spend 30 hours per week. They teach in supervised classes, help in preparation of materials and become involved in such areas as school publications, the Forensics Club, theater productions, computer labs, the College Counseling Office, library research, sports, remedial education, etc.

  • Help Exchange

    An online listing of host organic farms, non-organic farms, farmstays, homestays, ranches, lodges, BandB, inns, backpackers hostels and even sailing boats who invite volunteer helpers to stay with them short-term in exchange for food and lodging. Offers options in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Central America, Japan, Korea, the Carribean and Canada.

  • Human Rights Watch

    Internships in International Human Rights in New York, NY; Washington, DC; Los Angeles, CA

  • IAESTE International Internships

    Provides students in technical degrees (Science, Engineering, and the applied arts) with paid, course-related, trainee-ships abroad in private companies, research labs, universities, and other academic institutions.

  • IMA World Health

    Our mission is to advance health and healing to vulnerable and marginalized people the world over. IMA World Health, a specialist in providing essential healthcare services and medical supplies around the world, is a nonprofit, faith-based organization working to restore health, hope and dignity to those most in need. We work primarily in the developing world, where an estimated 30 to 70 percent of health care is provided by faith-based organizations. IMA is an international health organization that is widely recognized for its effective and careful use of resources.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Indicorps Fellowship

    One and two-year service fellowships for young professionals of Indian origin with grassroots service organizations in India. Nominal stipend to enable fellows to live simply and work in India for the duration of their fellowship. Indicorps or the local project partner organization covers basic room, board, and fellowship-related travel.

  • Infosys InStep Internship Program

    Undergraduate and graduate internships available in India year-round in areas ranging from application development to business consulting.

  • Institute for Experiental Learning

    Washington, DC, and embassy/diplomatic internships for college credit.International Internship links.

  • InterExchange Foundation

    Christianson Grant: Open to individuals who have sought out and arranged their own work abroad programs. First-year thru grad level students are eligible. Proposed programs must be at least sixth months and involve either work, an internship or a volunteer abroad program.

  • International Chamber of Commerce

    Provides access to national committees and groups around the globe. These national bodies comprise leading companies and business associations in their countries.

  • International Education Financial Aid (IEFA)

    IEFA is the premier resource for financial aid, college scholarship, and grant information for US and international students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive college scholarship search and grant listings plus international student loan programs and other information to promote study abroad.

  • International Institute for Energy Conservation

    IIEC is devoted to sustainable energy and environmental solutions world-wide. This site lists their offices in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and North America.

  • International Journalists’ Network

    Fellowships, jobs, scholarships, grants, and contests: a resource for students interested in basic journalism, freelancing, media documentaries, and investigative reporting.

  • International Scholarship Search

    The International Scholarship Search is the premier financial aid, college scholarship and international scholarship resource for students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad.

  • International Schools Services

    For over 55 years, ISS has been dedicated to supplying international schools with everything they need to provide their students with a world-class education. Headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, USA, ISS offers only the best in staff recruitment, job placement, school supplies and other services that help position your school for success.

  • International Study and Travel Center

    Work abroad tips and info; maintained by the University of Minnesota.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • Internships International, LLC

    Non-paying internships in all fields.

  • Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)

    Involves teaching or other activities with local residents throughout Japan. Contracts are for one year.

  • JobPilot

    Huge Database of international internships.

  • Jobs Abroad

    International internships and jobs, searchable by country and type of internship (e.g. engineering, teaching, history, art).

  • NGO Aid Map

    A database of hundreds of current international development projects taking place in dozens of countries around the world. Search by type of work, location, and name of organization.

  • NanoJapan IREU

    International research experience for Freshman and Sophomore undergraduates with a strong interest in nanotechnology. Enroll in Rice University Summer School for at least 1 or 2 academic research credits in lieu of a program fee.

  • OneWorld Jobs

    OneWorld brings you the latest jobs and volunteer positions from organizations working to create a better world.

  • Online Intelligence Project

    CNN, National Trade Board, World Bank, FedWorld, and more; part of the Online Intelligence Project.

  • Operation Crossroads Africa

    Sponsors seven-week cross-cultural exchanges and small-scale development projects in Africa each summer. All Crossroads projects are community-initiated, and participants will live and work with hosts who have designed the project. The participation fee of $3,800 covers international airfare, orientation costs, in-country transportation, materials, food, accommodations, all scheduled program expenses, visas, and international health insurance.

  • Overseas Jobs

    Overseas Job Express, regional info, career resources; maintained by Federal Aviation Admin., Denver.

  • Oxford Seminars

    Provides 100-hour TESOL/TESL/TEFL certification courses throughout the US - 7 in NYS

  • Peace Brigades International

    An NGO that promotes nonviolence and protection of human rights. It sends volunteers to areas of conflict “providing protective accompaniment to human rights defenders threatened by political violence.” Projects are typically for one year and are in Colombia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Mexico, and Nepal. All projects cover the costs of travel to country of work, accommodation, food, internal travel, insurance, repatriation and a stipend to cover additional costs.

  • Princeton in Asia Fellowship

    Most fellows are placed in one-year teaching positions throughout Asia, some are in workplace - business or media. A "livable" salary is always provided, as well as medical insurance for those who need it. Airfare not usually provided. Small program costs.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Projects Abroad

    Organizes volunteer placements (one month and more) overseas in fields including teaching, environment, medicine, journalism, sports, business, law, and human rights.

  • Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program

    Prepares college juniors or rising seniors for graduate studies in public and/or international affairs and grooms them for professional roles in public service. A prospective PPIA Fellow must have completed junior year by the start of Junior Summer Institute (JSI) and have at least one full semester or two quarters of course work remaining before graduation, must not have attained a Bachelor’s Degree prior to start of Junior Summer Institute, must be committed to completing a Master’s Degree in public and/or international affairs at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.

  • RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering)

    RISE matches undergraduate interns with doctoral students, who serve as their mentors, at Germany’s top universities and research institutions.

  • Reach to Teach

    Offers English teaching jobs in Korea, Taiwan, and China. No certification required. No fees to teachers.

  • Safe Passage (Camino Seguro)

    Provides educational & emotional support to neglected or abused children. Main site near Antigua, Guatemala. Short & long term volunteering. No fees. Homestays for $70/week room & board.

  • Service Canada Job Bank

    A job posting site that lists positions in each of the provinces and territories and offers the option to post your "job profile" for employers to access. Also provides links to government careers.

  • Service Civil International

    A large international voluntary service organization founded in 1920. Organizes both short term work camps and 1-12 month voluntary service projects globally "with the belief that if people from different backgrounds and cultures can work together, peace can result." Low fees that normally cover food, housing and insurance.

  • Social Entrepreneur Corps

    Using a microconsignment model, provides internship and volunteer programs in Guatemala, Ecuador, Nicaragua, South Africa and other select countries. The experience involves classes, case studies, discussions, analysis, living with the local population, as well as through visits and active field work participation with local NGO’s and social entrepreneurs.

  • Society for International Development - Member List

    Provides access to members by country and city. Search under SID Network.

  • Spanish Idealist.org

    Idealist connects people, organizations, associations and resources to build a freer and more dignified world.

  • Summer Housing Options

    Provides information about and links to summer housing options around the USA, including options in NYC and Washington, DC. Also provides links to options in other countries.

  • SummerJobs.com

    Summer jobs worldwide.

  • Teach for China Fellowship

    Teach For China takes a unique approach to eliminating educational inequity by enlisting the US and China’s most promising future leaders in the effort. In partnership with the global network Teach For All (www.teachforall.org), Teach For China recruits, selects, trains, and supports outstanding US and Chinese graduates to work side-by-side to deliver an excellent education in high poverty, rural Chinese communities. Teach For China’s Fellows are placed in full-time, two-year teaching commitments at under-resourced schools, where they meet the pressing need for exceptional educators.

  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL)

    A global professional association for those who want to make a career of teaching English to speakers of other languages. Provides an online directory of degree and certificate programs – each several semesters to two years (master's) in duration (click on "career" on their homepage. Offers student membership with access to many services.

  • The AIF Clinton Fellowship for Service

    The mission of the program is “to accelerate social and economic change in India and create lasting connection between young American leaders and Indian NGOs.” Fellows serve with Indian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for ten months and work in the three pillar areas of AIF: Public Health, Education, and Livelihoods. Benefits = round trip ticket to India, insurance coverage, and a monthly stipend Early ap.

  • The American-Scandinavian Foundation

    The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) is the leading cultural and educational link between the U.S. and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. An American non-profit organization, the ASF works to build international understanding with an extensive program of fellowships, grants, intern/trainee sponsorship, publishing and membership offerings. The ASF is headquartered in New York City at Scandinavia House, a public forum presenting a wide range of exhibitions, films, concerts, lectures, symposia and family programs.

  • The Asia Foundation

    The Asia Foundation is a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia.

  • The Electronic Embassy

    Index of foreign embassies in the US; international business and trade information; maintained by TeleWeb, Inc.

  • The International Jobs Center

    The International Jobs Center and International Career Employment Weekly are managed by the Carlyle Corporation, a not-for-profit corporation whose only business is to identify and describe international career positions with employers in all sectors of the job market, around the world.

  • Top Jobs in Asia

    Website of Executive Access, the largest independent executive search company in Asia, which conducts active searches in Hong Kong, China, India, and South East Asia for individuals with General Management, Finance, Marketing, Sales, Human Resources, or Information Technology Experience.

  • Transitions Abroad Website

    Information on a wide range of international career topics including jobs, internships, travel, and teaching English.

  • True Travellers Society

    A Canadian based not-for-profit organization created by travelers, for travelers. "Dedicated to providing free information that will help independent travelers get the most out of their experiences abroad." "Truly travelling involves immersing oneself with the local people, activities, and environment." Lists volunteer options in community development, human rights, medical, teaching, and more.

  • U.S. Department of State

    U.S. Department of State Internships. Some student work in Washington, DC and others have the opportunity to work at an embassy overseas.

  • Unite for Sight Global Impact Fellows

    Through hands-on, structured training, Global Impact Fellows gain a comprehensive understanding about the complexities and realities of global health, and they learn about best practices in volunteerism, global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. Programs are available in Ghana, India, and Honduras. There are minimal costs for lodging and food. Global Impact Fellows can participate from seven days to multiple months, up to a full year or more.

  • United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development Internship

    IFAD is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It combats rural hunger and poverty in developing countries through low-interest loans and direct assistance. The internship program is for recent university graduates who specialize in fields of work relevant to IFAD’s mandate. Interns are selected for positions as and when needed by hiring managers at IFAD.

  • United Nations Volunteers

    Information for individuals wishing to become volunteer specialists or field workers in developing countries.

  • United Planet

    Provides short-term (1-12 weeks) and long-term (6-12 months) volunteer projects in >150 countries.

  • United States Institute of Peace

    Research centers and think tanks in international relations. Searchable by country.

  • University of Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching - CELTA

    Offers training courses in ESL teaching that leads to a certificate - one recognized throughout the world. Full-time = 4-5 weeks; part-time = a few months to a year. Locations in 54 countries, searchable on their website.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • Volunteers for Peace

    Offers placements in over 3000 volunteer projects in more than 100 countries. Specialty is 2-3 week placements but medium and long term option are available too. Fees vary by country (several hundred dollars) and cover food, accommodation and work materials.

  • WANGO Worldwide NGO Directory

    Access to NGOs in over 170 nations, searchable by country and region.

  • WWOOF - World WIde Opportunities on Organic Farms

    WWOOF organizations link individuals wanting to volunteer on organic farms in different parts of the world with people who are looking for volunteer help. In return for help, WWOOF hosts offer food, accommodation and opportunities to learn about organic lifestyles.

  • Work in France Program

    A nonprofit org offering short-term, paid position in France (service industry) and unpaid positions in French companies.

  • WorldTeach

    "A nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for individuals to make a meaningful contribution to international education by living and working as volunteer teachers in developing countries." There is a fee that includes airfare, training, and support. Living allowance provided in year-long program, room and board for summer program.

  • volunteerinternational.org

    Lists international volunteer openings. Searchable by region of the world, country, type of work, and project duration.

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Interview Preparation

interview Preparation

  • CQ Interactive Case Interview Questions

    Supplements the book, "Case in Point" (which is in the 103 Barnes Hall Career Library). Covers math drills, Ivy Case Drills, market-sizing cases, interactive cases, and chart analysis.

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Salary Negotiating

Salary Negotiating

  • Kiplinger's

    Provides salary information by job category and location. Also has "Cost of Living Wizard" and "Job Assessor."

  • NACE Salary Calculator

    Salary data for more than 500 occupations in 560 regions of the United States that is updated monthly. Searchable by occupation, state, region, education level, and years of work experience.

  • PayScale

    Whether you're evaluating a new job offer, thinking it's time to ask for a raise or just trying to figure out how your current salary stacks up, PayScale helps you find the answers you need. Our dynamic survey asks about the specifics of your job, focusing on the compensable factors that our team has determined affect your pay, and only takes minutes to complete.

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Biology and Agriculture

Biology and Agriculture

  • AgCareers.com

    With 4,000 jobs posted on our site each month, it is understandable why we generate so much Internet traffic from candidates seeking the specific kinds of jobs your company offers.

  • Alaskan Observers

    Biologists (recent grads) are hired to work as West Coast Groundfish Observers in Washington, California, and Oregon, and have summer biology positions along the west coast in the Pacific Whiting Monitoring Program.

  • Cornell Plantations Internships

    Our summer internship program aims to provide an educational and work experience involving hands-on training that builds on classroom learning and represents the full spectrum of work throughout our organization. These internships are for Cornell students only, both graduate and undergraduate, and all majors are welcome. One of the botanic garden internships is reserved for a non-plant science major (i.e. students not majoring in Plant Science, Crop and Soil Science, Horticulture, Plant Biology, Plant Breeding, or Plant Pathology).

  • Farm Sanctuary

    Opportunities to become involved in their animal rescue and protection efforts.

  • Forfar Field Station One-year Internship (Bahamas)

    Offered by the nonprofit, International Field Studies. A one-year internship at a marine education facility on Andros Island, Bahamas. The center serves groups with interests in marine biology, island ecology, geology, island culture, etc. Interns have a variety of duties in educational programming, trip facilitation, and operations. Internships are also available in the sailing program and the marine arts center.

  • Heifer International

    Offers residential work in their Learning Centers (Rutland, MA and Little Rock, AR) that can involve organic gardening, educational programming, livestock care, and more.

  • Help Exchange

    An online listing of host organic farms, non-organic farms, farmstays, homestays, ranches, lodges, BandB, inns, backpackers hostels and even sailing boats who invite volunteer helpers to stay with them short-term in exchange for food and lodging. Offers options in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Central America, Japan, Korea, the Carribean and Canada.

  • Marine Sciences Undergraduate Summer Fellowship

    Offered by the University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. Designed to introduce bright and energetic undergraduates (juniors and seniors) to research in the marine sciences.

  • Texas A& M Wildlife Job Board

    Lists positions relating to wildlife, the environment, biology, conservation, field research, and more. Many are entry-level.

  • U. of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium Internship (1 year)

    Designed for recent college graduates who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. Property is composed of 700 acres of maritime forest and open field, 1,000 acres of salt marsh, and 18 acres of freshwater ponds.

  • WWOOF - World WIde Opportunities on Organic Farms

    WWOOF organizations link individuals wanting to volunteer on organic farms in different parts of the world with people who are looking for volunteer help. In return for help, WWOOF hosts offer food, accommodation and opportunities to learn about organic lifestyles.

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Business, Finance, and Entrepreneurship

Business, Finance, and Entrepreneurship

  • Century Foundation Summer Internship

    A nonprofit progressive think tank with headquarters in New York and an office in Washington. Interns will work for 10 weeks during the summer with the foundation's program staff, providing research, writing, and administrative assistance, at the New York office. A strong background in economics or political science is preferred, along with a passionate interest in the field of public policy.

  • John Kenneth Galbraith Public Policy Fellowship Program

    For recent graduates and graduate students interested in careers in public policy or economics. Awarded for full-time work during four, six, eight or twelve month periods. Based in Washington, DC. Applicants must demonstrate strong research and writing skills, community services and leadership experience and a commitment to liberal ideals.

  • Net Impact

    Programs and services are designed to inspire, equip and educate our members to use business tools for social impact. A job board is provided.

  • SeekingAlpha.com

    Financial job postings that can be screened by entry level. Also, interviews with executives in leading companies, articles, and Wall Street news.

  • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Career Program

    The SEO Career Program recruits, selects and trains college students of color for summer internships that lead to full-time jobs with investment banks, corporate law firms and other leading global companies. Historically, more than 80% of interns receive full-time job offers from SEO corporate partners. Provides > 400 internships with nearly 50 corporate and philanthropic partners each summer.

  • SustainableBusiness.com

    A database of environmentally sustainable businesses

  • United Nations Global Compact

    "To help bridge the gap between the UN's mission to foster peace, poverty reduction, human rights and a business's goals of profit and growth." Companies that join promise to adhere to 10 principles (see site). Good way to identify socially responsible companies.

  • Unreasonable Institute Summer Fellowship

    A free summer (mid June – late July) training institute for social entrepreneurs who have a project in the prototype or pilot program stage or beyond. The project must meet a social or environmental need. Fellows live under the same roof for 6 weeks with two dozen entrepreneurs hungry to define progress in our time, while obtaining mentorship, training, and exposure to ensure your venture reaches international scale. 60 proven entrepreneurs and innovators, leading investors, and global thought leaders serve as mentors.

  • Venture for America Fellowship

    Fellows spend “2 years in the trenches” in a start-up or early stage company in a lower cost city and train with seasoned entrepreneurs and investors. The program starts with a summer training institute at Brown University and continues with company assignments. Companies are chosen by their potential to generate jobs.

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Communications
  • JournalismJobs.com

    Job listings in all the media, plus nonprofit, government and business. Also, internships, fellowships, career articles, and more.

  • NPR Fellowships

    NPR fellowships offer early to mid-career professionals an opportunity to share their talents and hone their skills while working at NPR and our Member Stations.

  • NPR Internships

    A learning experience like no other. The NPR internship program has a rich history, helping us discover nearly 10% of our current staff including Ari Shapiro, Audie Cornish, Guy Raz and many more. From Day 1, interns at NPR are given real-world, hands-on responsibilities.

  • National Communications Association

    Comprehensive career information from the National Communications Association. Includes job listings and resume posting service.

  • Robert L. Bartley Fellowship Program (Journalism)

    The fellowships, consisting of paid internships, will be provided to young thinkers and writers whose views are broadly consistent with Bob Bartley's philosophy and who aspire to careers in journalism. Applicants should be beginning journalists, upperclassmen or graduate students with reporting and writing backgrounds at their school newspapers or elsewhere.

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Design
  • American Academy in Rome - The Rome Prize

    Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about thirty emerging artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their working lives. Deadline in November. Undergraduate students are not eligible.

  • Creative Hotlist

    Has a sophisticated search engine and enables users to find individuals, companies and resources for any aspect of the creative marketplace including job openings, creative services, artists, and designers.

  • New York City Urban Fellows Program

    For recent graduates to gain meaningful work experience in NYC public policy, urban planning and government operations as they consider careers in public service. Nine month duration.

  • SOM Foundation Fellowship

    The SOM Foundation supports individuals with the highest design aspirations and enables them, through research and travel, to broaden their horizons and achieve excellence in their professional or academic careers.

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Environment
  • Alaskan Observers

    Biologists (recent grads) are hired to work as West Coast Groundfish Observers in Washington, California, and Oregon, and have summer biology positions along the west coast in the Pacific Whiting Monitoring Program.

  • American Conservation Experience

    A non-profit conservation corps offering opportunities for volunteers to take part in challenging outdoor projects in many of the most beautiful National Parks, National Forests and wilderness areas in the Western United States.

  • American Hiking Society - Volunteer Vacations Site

    Lists volunteer opportunities and working vacations in "America's great outdoors." Arranged by state. Also links to state parks and related government agencies.

  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • Campus to Careers (Nat'l Council for Science and The Environment)

    "Supports young professionals in their steps towards professional careers in the new green economy through meaningful, paid internships, fellowships and other short-term positions with federal agencies, non-profit organizations and businesses." Positions range from field and lab research to policy analysis and education and outreach related to clean energy technologies, environmental services, sustainability, conservation and forest and wildlife management.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Summer Environmental Internship

    A 10-week summer environmental internship in Atlanta, GA for sophomores and juniors majoring in environmental studies, environmental, physical, biological, chemical, and/or social sciences and who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked

  • CoolWorks

    Provides outdoor summer job postings of many types and in many different settings - national parks, resorts, state parks, ranches, resorts, and tour companies.

  • Cornell Plantations Internships

    Our summer internship program aims to provide an educational and work experience involving hands-on training that builds on classroom learning and represents the full spectrum of work throughout our organization. These internships are for Cornell students only, both graduate and undergraduate, and all majors are welcome. One of the botanic garden internships is reserved for a non-plant science major (i.e. students not majoring in Plant Science, Crop and Soil Science, Horticulture, Plant Biology, Plant Breeding, or Plant Pathology).

  • Department of Energy Scholars Program

    An opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE at various stages in your education. Sophomores - grad students. Internships last ten weeks during the summer; up to 16 weeks throughout the appointed semester. There are locations in 14 states.

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Environment Jobs - stopdodo

    A job posting site covering many areas of environmental work.

  • Environmental Internships

    Provides links to many environmental internship offerings, from foundations to government.

  • Farm Sanctuary

    Opportunities to become involved in their animal rescue and protection efforts.

  • Full Belly Farm One-year Apprenticeship

    A one-year experience on an organic farm for people who are serious about agriculture, food, or farming. The farm is located in a valley about an hour outside Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area. Much training is provided. Tasks include weeding, taking care of the animals, writing the weekly not for the CSA boxes, special projects, and field work.

  • Green Corps

    As the field school for environmental organizing, seeks people who are serious about saving the planet, have experience working with environmental or social change issues, and have demonstrated leadership experience. The program includes intensive classroom training, hands-on experience running urgent environmental and public health campaigns, and placement in permanent leadership positions with leading environmental groups. The application process begins in late fall.

  • Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Association

    Internships available. Awards provide hands-on training, work, and field experience for individuals committed to careers in natural resource conservation, with a focus on migratory raptors. Ph: 570-943-3411, x108. E-mail: bildstein@hawkmtn.org

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Kieve Leadership School Teacher Position (1-2 years)

    Located in Maine, Kieve-Wavus Education promotes environmental stewardship through year-round experiential programs and camps for youth and adults. The position runs from mid-August thru mid-November and mid-February thru mid-June. It involves using a experiential teaching/learning methodology.

  • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

    Internships of varying length with the DEC (paid and unpaid). Ph: 518-402-9257. E-mail: dpaeweb@gw.dec.state.ny.us

  • National Oceanic and Atomospheric Administration Undergraduate Fellowships

    Information on several summer fellowships and internships for students (freshmen - grad level) interested in coastal, marine, and environmental management or research. Compensation and application deadlines vary - see site for details on each.

  • National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowships

    Fellows confront global warming on their individual campuses by committing to reduce net emissions on campus by 30% by 2020, approximately 2% per year. Fellows also help to educate and engage the campus community on global warming impacts and solutions. Students receive a modest grant, project support, recognition of their accomplishments and other perks.

  • Naturalist Internship at Foothill Horizons Outdoor School

    A September to June program that offers "the equivalent of a university level teacher training program for people who want to be professional outdoor science educators." Interns receive thorough training before taking on a group of their own students. They rotate through positions as recreation leader, health coordinator, and “evening principal.” Location = Sonora, CA.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Student Conservation Association (SCA)

    Internship, job, and volunteer opportunities as well as advice on careers in conservation.

  • Texas A& M Wildlife Job Board

    Lists positions relating to wildlife, the environment, biology, conservation, field research, and more. Many are entry-level.

  • The Center for Green Schools Fellowship

    A three-year program. Fellows work with a school district to initiate and/or accelerate various initiatives that may have languished for lack of manpower or resources, including: monitoring energy usage and decreasing consumption by educating staff and students, disseminating environmental curriculum resources, establishing indoor air quality policies and practices, revising maintenance and transportation contracts and improving recycling, school garden and composting programs.

  • The National Wildlife Federation Ecology Fellowship Program

    The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowship Program offers a nationally recognized opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their vision of an ecologically sustainable future. Through tangible projects to green their campuses and communities, Fellows gain practical experience in the conservation field and first-hand knowledge of the challenges and opportunities inherent in successful conservation efforts.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency

    Sponsored by EPA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in EPA's 10 regional offices and laboratories throughout the USA. Projects are specifically narrow in scope, allowing students to complete the fellowship while working full-time at EPA during the summer or part-time during the school year. Must be undergraduate or graduate student at time of fellowship.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • VolunteerMatch

    The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer, and business leaders committed to civic engagement.

  • Wild Gift Fellowship

    Wild Gift grants are made available to “young, energetic and talented leaders aged 21-30 who are working to promote the stewardship of wild nature and the development of sustainable communities.” Successful applicants are provided with a Deep Wilderness Trek, shared with the other successful applicants. They also become a part of our network of better-world entrepreneurs, which will give them access to mentors, resources and funding opportunities only available to Wild Gifters.

  • Woods Earth Community Garden and Living Classroom (Ithaca)

    Wood's Earth Living Classroom is a new effort to integrate organic community gardens and hands-on education in Ithaca. Former Cornell student Audrey Baker is seeking volunteer interns interested in learning about organizing garden-based community food programs. Interns would help develop and teach lesson plans for GIAC pre-teens and Northeast Elementary school students about food, network with community members, and construct garden sites. No gardening experience required. Flexible hours and commitment, depending on the project.

  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Summer Student Fellowship

    Focuses on a research project chosen from a broad spectrum of topics in WHOI's science depts and the WHOI US Geological Survey. Located in Woods Hole, MA. 10-12 weeks. Open to those who have completed junior or senior year.

  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society, and the environment.

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Fine Arts
  • American Academy in Rome - The Rome Prize

    Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about thirty emerging artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their working lives. Deadline in November. Undergraduate students are not eligible.

  • Creative Hotlist

    Has a sophisticated search engine and enables users to find individuals, companies and resources for any aspect of the creative marketplace including job openings, creative services, artists, and designers.

  • National Communications Association

    Comprehensive career information from the National Communications Association. Includes job listings and resume posting service.

  • National Repertory Orchestra Summer Fellowship

    Offers these summer positions: personnel intern; artistic and education intern; production intern; music library intern; marketing/pr intern; development intern; administrative intern; and video intern.

  • Shelburne Museum Summer Education Intern

    Located in Shelburne, VT. Summer position for juniors or graduating seniors that involves work in one or more of several education department programmatic areas, including summer camps, family programs and activities, special events, and adult programming. Interns will work as camp counselors, assist with planning, set up, and execution of special day and evening events, and work in the family activity center. Interns also may conduct research, fill in as exhibition guides.

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Government
  • ACCESS, Networking in the Public Interest

    Nonprofit employment clearinghouse, with internship and job listings, and nonprofit career advice.

  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program

    Brings African American, Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Asian college seniors and recent graduates to Washington, D.C. Congressional offices to learn about health policy.

  • Century Foundation Summer Internship

    A nonprofit progressive think tank with headquarters in New York and an office in Washington. Interns will work for 10 weeks during the summer with the foundation's program staff, providing research, writing, and administrative assistance, at the New York office. A strong background in economics or political science is preferred, along with a passionate interest in the field of public policy.

  • Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program

    Washington, D.C. internships in policy research, leadership and talent development, grassroots education, marketing, and network development. Runs in the summer, fall, and spring.

  • City Hall Fellows

    A 12-month, paid, position for graduating seniors. The fellowship "integrates hands-on experience working within the highest levels of local government with intensive training in how cities work." Fellows will be placed in 3 cities: Houston; San Francisco; and Baton Rouge.

  • City Year

    City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.

  • City of New York Urban Fellows Program

    Prestigious 9-month program provides an intensive orientation to the process and responsibilities of City government. Office placements have included human services, criminal justice, health, housing, transportation and economic development. The 9-month fellowship offers a $25,000 stipend.

  • Citylimits

    City Limits is a New York City-based nonprofit news agency that publishes investigative and in-depth reporting on urban life and policy. They work to strengthen community engagement on civic, economic, and social-justice issues. Post NYC jobs in both nonprofit and government.

  • Cornell Summer Program in Washington, DC

    The Summer in Washington, D.C. program, co-sponsored by the Cornell in Washington Program and the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, is open to undergraduates at any college or university who have completed at least the freshman year.

  • Cornell in Washington

    Fall and spring programs are full-credit and have a major internship component. Summer program involves credit and an internship. Both are in Washington, DC.

  • Department of Energy Scholars Program

    An opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE at various stages in your education. Sophomores - grad students. Internships last ten weeks during the summer; up to 16 weeks throughout the appointed semester. There are locations in 14 states.

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Environmental Internships

    Provides links to many environmental internship offerings, from foundations to government.

  • Federal Agency Directory

    An extensive list of agencies and links maintained by the LSU Libraries.

  • Federal Government Student Jobs

    Database of federal internships and jobs, searchable by major/field of interest, federal agency, compensation, location, and key word. Helpful for both students and recent graduates.

  • Federal Internship Directory

    Search federal internships by major, field of interest, federal agency, location, year in college, compensation, and key words.

  • Firstgov.gov

    A database of the nearly 88,000 local government employers in the U.S.—cities, counties and towns. Use it to identify offices and agencies that you would like to contact in fields such as health, finance, recreation, environment, science, arts, education, and much more.

  • Florida Jobs and Internships

    Search by region for internships offered by the State Government.

  • Foreign Service

    Information on careers in the Foreign Service. Register here for the Foreign Service Officer test.

  • Hillzoo

    Political and campaign jobs and internships with the two major political parties + Washington, D.C. information - events, articles and links.

  • House of Representatives Employment Opportunities

    Provides vacancy announcements, a directory of House members, and links to other Capitol Hill employment resources.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • J.W Saxe Fund Network/Resources for Public Service

    The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund provides scholarships annually to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job during a summer or other term.

  • Making the Difference

    Describes federal jobs by career fields, including art, business, biology, education, international relations, law, public health, social science, and social work. Also, links to federal internships, explains how to apply for internships/jobs, and profiles federal workers.

  • Mayoral Fellowship Program (Providence, RI)

    A full-time, 10-week summer program. Fellows work with a department head on a city government issue to see how the City functions on a daily basis, as well as learn how long-term goals and policies are constructed. Must have completed four semesters of college.

  • Mel Watt's (D-NC) Federal Government Internship List

    Listing of internship opportunities available to undergraduate, graduate, and law students within the federal government.

  • National Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs

    The Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs is a full-time, nine month, graduate-level experiential leadership training program that prepares diverse, talented and committed individuals for effective and ethical leadership in the public affairs arena. The Fellows Program is offered in Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and St. Louis. Deadline in January.

  • New York City Government Internships

    City government internships allow undergraduate and graduate students to make important contributions to the City while participating in a challenging and rewarding work experience.

  • New York City Urban Fellows Program

    For recent graduates to gain meaningful work experience in NYC public policy, urban planning and government operations as they consider careers in public service. Nine month duration.

  • New York State Department of Civil Service

    NYS employes > 18 million people. This site lists jobs at both the state and local level.

  • New York State Senate Fellowships

    NYS offers 14 full-time fellowships each year. In most cases, Fellows must be full-time matriculated graduate students in an accredited university during the immediate previous spring and fall semesters. Most are in a senator’s office, one is in the Majority Press Office (pr/communications-oriented) and one is with the Senate Finance Committee (finance oriented).

  • Office of Personnel Management

    The official source for Federal jobs and employment information.

  • Partnership for Public Service

    The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • Peace Corps

    Contains information on becoming a volunteer, background on the organization, "Domestic" information and more.

  • PoliTemps

    A temp agency specializing in work on the Hill. Member of the American Staffing Association.

  • Public Allies Turning The Tide Fellowship Program

    "For promising young talent to explore careers in the human services field." Two years; six cities. Fellows work with "vulnerable populations of children" with various multi-service agencies and participate in a nationally recognized leadership training program for those committed to public service careers.

  • Smithsonian

    Competitive internship and fellowship programs as well as externally peer reviewed grant programs bring students and scholars from universities, museums and research Institutes from the U.S. and abroad to the Smithsonian Institution to maximize the use and research potential of its vast collections and facilities.

  • The Electronic Embassy

    Index of foreign embassies in the US; international business and trade information; maintained by TeleWeb, Inc.

  • The Washington Center

    Offers internships and academic seminars for all majors in Washington, DC.

  • The White House Internship

    The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate today’s young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the Executive Office and prepare them for future public service opportunities. Spring, Summer, and Fall internships available.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • U.S. Department of State

    U.S. Department of State Internships. Some student work in Washington, DC and others have the opportunity to work at an embassy overseas.

  • USAJobs.gov

    The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals who are at the beginning of their Federal service. As a student or recent graduate, you can begin your career in the Federal government by choosing the path that best describes you and where you are in your academics:

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency

    Sponsored by EPA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in EPA's 10 regional offices and laboratories throughout the USA. Projects are specifically narrow in scope, allowing students to complete the fellowship while working full-time at EPA during the summer or part-time during the school year. Must be undergraduate or graduate student at time of fellowship.

  • United States Senate Placement Office

    Assists Senators and Senate Committees with filling positions. Links to Senate Employment Bulletin and Senate Employment Application Form.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • VolunteerMatch

    The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer, and business leaders committed to civic engagement.

  • WREI Congressional Fellows on Women and Public Policy

    For graduate students with a proven commitment to equity for women. WREI Fellows gain practical policymaking experience and graduate credit as they work from January to August as Congressional legislative aides in Washington, D.C. Fellows receive stipends for tuition and living expenses.

  • White House Fellows

    White House Fellows typically spend a year as full-time, paid assistants to senior White House Staff, the Vice President, Cabinet Secretaries and other top-ranking government officials. Applicants must have completed their undergraduate education and be working in their chosen professions, early in their careers.

  • Work for Congress.com

    Draws jobs and internships from a dozen sites and listserves and presents them on this site. Small monthly fee.

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Health Related
  • AAMC Enrichment Programs

    A database resource to help undergraduates locate enrichment programs on medical school campuses.

  • AAMC Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

    Sites include universities, and medical schools.

  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • California Healthcare Workforce Alliance Fellowship

    HCC, the California Healthcare Workforce Alliance, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Southern California Chapter and health employers offer three to six month, full-time fellowships from the end of June to the end of December. Fellows are paid a stipend.

  • CampusCareerCenter.com

    Jobs, Guidance, Networking Options

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Summer Environmental Internship

    A 10-week summer environmental internship in Atlanta, GA for sophomores and juniors majoring in environmental studies, environmental, physical, biological, chemical, and/or social sciences and who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked

  • Cincinnati Children's Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    The 10-week program provides clinical and basic science research opportunities for undergraduate students in the laboratories of pediatric faculty in the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

  • Co-op and Internships in Biomedical Research and Pre-med Studies

    Links to many internships and co-ops in these fields.

  • Community Health Corps

    An AmeriCorps program. Members serve in 19 states, both in rural and urban areas, meeting the needs of migrant farm workers, the uninsured, under insured, and homeless individuals. Roles include clinic assistant, health educator, client advocate, marketing assistant, and pre-natal assistant.

  • Cornell Research

  • Health + Medical + Jobs

    Search for healthcare jobs and medical employment opportunities from across the U.S.

  • Health Careers Connection Summer Internships

    Offers 10-week summer internships in hospitals, clinics, policy-based agencies, health advocacy, medical groups, public health departments, community health organizations, foundations and consulting firms. Interns work with senior and program managers to understand the organization’s strategy and operations, work on important projects, develop valuable professional networks, and attend events.

  • Health Volunteers Overseas

    Since 1986, Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) has worked to increase health care access in developing countries through clinical training and education programs in child health, primary care, trauma and rehabilitation, essential surgical care, oral health, blood disorders and cancer, infectious disease, nursing education and wound management. In more than 25 resource-poor nations, HVO trains, mentors and provides critical professional support to health care providers who care for the neediest populations in the most difficult of circumstances.

  • HealthCare Volunteer

  • Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions Summer Internship Program

    The Diversity Summer Internship Program is a summer program for minority high school and undergraduate students to participate in research and academic activities within the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

  • Horseshoe Farm Fellowship

    A 13-month program for students preparing for careers in medicine or healthcare as well as other students with strong leadership potential. Located on a 70 acre farm campus in Greensboro, Alabama. Fellows are trained to provide leadership in service to their communities and potentially to develop innovative community based solutions to the problems facing the broader healthcare system. Training involves readings and discussions to health care systems topics including health care law and ethics, health care economics, the structure and financing of the health care system, the history of American medicine, and health policy.

  • IMA World Health

    Our mission is to advance health and healing to vulnerable and marginalized people the world over. IMA World Health, a specialist in providing essential healthcare services and medical supplies around the world, is a nonprofit, faith-based organization working to restore health, hope and dignity to those most in need. We work primarily in the developing world, where an estimated 30 to 70 percent of health care is provided by faith-based organizations. IMA is an international health organization that is widely recognized for its effective and careful use of resources.

  • KaiserEdu.org

    A database of internships and fellowships in health policy and related fields.

  • Loyola University Summer Undergraduate Research Program

    A 10-week biomedical research internship in molecular microbiology, immunology or virology. Chicago. Under the guidance of a selected faculty member, the student will actively participate in an ongoing research project. He or she will learn basic research skills, attend various scientific seminars and journal clubs, participate in a series of special summer workshops and present his or her results to the department. Open to sophomores and juniors.

  • Mayo Clinic Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    Each year, 80-90 sophomores and juniors from around the U.S. come to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., to work beside both young and established scientists on a broad range of biomedical research questions. A limited number of fellowships are also available the Mayo Clinic campuses in Jacksonville, Florida and Scottsdale, Arizona.

  • NASA Biomedical Research Institute Summer Internship

    A 10-15 summer program for sophomores and juniors that enables them to join ongoing project activities and gain hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, OH, and NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA.

  • National Cancer Institute Summer Fellowship

    A paid, eight-week summer research experience in Washington DC for students (freshmen - recent grads) interested in exploring careers in cancer epidemiology, biostatistics, and genetics. Stipend provided.

  • National Institute of Health Training Programs

    The OITE offers comprehensive career/professional/personal development activities for trainees at all educational levels.

  • Nursing Scholarships

    This is a searchable scholarship database created specifically for nursing students. The scholarships listed here are provided by nursing associations, educational institutions, foundations, for-profit/non-profit organizations, etc. These are relatively non-competitive scholarships compared to general/non-major specific scholarships.

  • NursingExplorer

    Are you new to nursing? Find out what it takes to become a nurse and the endless possibilities of nursing career, education requirements, job outlook, salary information and more.

  • Pasteur Foundation Summer Undergraduate Internships

    Provides U.S. juniors the opportunity to conduct summer biomedical research at the Institute Pasteur in Paris, France.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Rural Health Service Corps

    "Advocates for changes in health policy, and is devoted to the provision of health services at all levels. At the individual level we assist rural residents in identifying the existing programs and services to best suit their needs." Offers a variety of AmeriCorps positions in Central New York (State).

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    An "intensive" 10-week program in Syracuse, NY, to expose people completing their junior year to biomedical research. With appropriate faculty help, students formulate their own proposal, carry out research, write a research paper and see their work published. Must be between junior and senior years.

  • Summer Medical and Dental Education Program

    Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) is a FREE (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

  • The Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice

    A year-long program in Washington, DC. Fellows work in Families USA's Minority Health Initiatives Department on issues related to how health policy making, with an emphasis on public programs that can contribute to the reduction and elimination of racial and ethnic health disparities. They conduct policy analysis as well as to assist with the planning of trainings for minority community leaders and journalists on a variety of health policy topics.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice

    Fellows work in Families USA's Health Policy Department in Washington, DC and are exposed to a wide-variety of health policy issues including Medicaid, Medicare, CHIP, and expansion of coverage to the uninsured. Fellow's work consists of research, policy analysis, writing, and the provision of technical assistance to state, local, and national advocates.

  • Virtual Library - Pharmacy

    Virtual Library provides links to information on pharmacy schools, pharmacy jobs, pharmaceutical companies, and other pharmacy-related internet resources.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • What is Public Health?

    The place to start when contemplating a career in public health.

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Hospitality
  • American Hospitality Academy

    Search for Hospitality Internships.

  • Back Door Jobs

    International summer jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in conservation, outdoor education, teaching, resorts, and hospitality.

  • CoolWorks

    Provides outdoor summer job postings of many types and in many different settings - national parks, resorts, state parks, ranches, resorts, and tour companies.

  • Cruise Ship Jobs

    Job postings, lists of employers and salary information relating to many different types of cruise ship jobs.

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Nonprofit
  • ACCESS, Networking in the Public Interest

    Nonprofit employment clearinghouse, with internship and job listings, and nonprofit career advice.

  • Amate House

    A year-long volunteer program in Chicago that supports and develops men and women rooted in faith, dedicated to service, and committed to building a more just and loving society. Volunteers are placed in schools, parishes, and social service agencies throughout Chicago and live in intentional communities of six to twelve people. Room, board, health insurance, and small monthly stipend are provided. At completion of program, volunteers also receive the AmeriCorps education award.

  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • Bell Curves

    Bell Curves, LLC is a socially responsible test preparation and educational services company based in New York City. Since its inception, the company has developed a diverse clientele comprised of non-profit organizations, educational institutions, young professionals, and college and graduate school-bound students.

  • City Year

    City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.

  • City of New York Urban Fellows Program

    Prestigious 9-month program provides an intensive orientation to the process and responsibilities of City government. Office placements have included human services, criminal justice, health, housing, transportation and economic development. The 9-month fellowship offers a $25,000 stipend.

  • Cross Cultural Solutions

    Sends short-term volunteers abroad to provide humanitarian assistance in China, Costa Rica, Ghana, India, Peru, and Russia. Also in partnership with CARE.

  • ECO Jobs

    Nonprofit and Government career information, internships, and job postings in the environmental field. Great variety.

  • Environmental Internships

    Provides links to many environmental internship offerings, from foundations to government.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Internships - USA

    The Internship Series provides full, up-to-date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. To access these listings use the following login information: Username: Cornell Password: Cor201314

  • Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums and also Conservation Fellowships

    One-year post-graduate internships in art history, conservation, museum education, or curation. Deadline: Early April. Ph: 212-861-4993. E-mail: info@kressfoundation.org

  • J.W Saxe Fund Network/Resources for Public Service

    The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund provides scholarships annually to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job during a summer or other term.

  • National Gallery of Art Graduate Internships

    A $26,000 year-long internship available to graduating seniors and those who have recently completed their MA, MFA, or M Arch degrees. Deadline: Early January. Ph: (202) 842-6257.

  • New Organizing Institute

    A progressive non-profit based in Washington, DC, with the goal of spreading organizing techniques and best practices to the progressive community. Their site provide a jobs listserv, advice, and resume bank - all free.

  • New York City Public Service Corps

    The New York City Public Service Corps (NYCPSC) is a placement agency in Manhattan that helps Cornell Federal Work-Study (FWS) eligible students find employment with certain non-profits and city agencies/departments in the five boroughs of New York. The application allows you to specify several career-related work areas of interest and rank your preferred work locations.

  • Operation Crossroads Africa

    Sponsors seven-week cross-cultural exchanges and small-scale development projects in Africa each summer. All Crossroads projects are community-initiated, and participants will live and work with hosts who have designed the project. The participation fee of $3,800 covers international airfare, orientation costs, in-country transportation, materials, food, accommodations, all scheduled program expenses, visas, and international health insurance.

  • Partnership for Public Service

    The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize our federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works.

  • Partnership for Public Service's Where the Jobs Are

    Their internship directory includes information on more than 200 federal internship programs and is searchable by agency, eligibility, and location.

  • Peace Corps

    Contains information on becoming a volunteer, background on the organization, "Domestic" information and more.

  • Philly Fellows

    A one-year program that connects recent graduates with meaningful positions in partnering nonprofits, where they can build capacity, develop new professional skills, and make a difference in the city of Philadelphia.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Public Allies Turning The Tide Fellowship Program

    "For promising young talent to explore careers in the human services field." Two years; six cities. Fellows work with "vulnerable populations of children" with various multi-service agencies and participate in a nationally recognized leadership training program for those committed to public service careers.

  • Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program

    Prepares college juniors or rising seniors for graduate studies in public and/or international affairs and grooms them for professional roles in public service. A prospective PPIA Fellow must have completed junior year by the start of Junior Summer Institute (JSI) and have at least one full semester or two quarters of course work remaining before graduation, must not have attained a Bachelor’s Degree prior to start of Junior Summer Institute, must be committed to completing a Master’s Degree in public and/or international affairs at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.

  • Teach for America

    Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

  • UMBC Choice Community Service Fellowship

    One-year program working in teams serving youth involved in the juvenile justice system. Baltimore and Washington DC. Broad range of exposure to community-based services including juvenile justice, human services, public schools, courts, and housing. Offices in Syracuse, San Diego, and Hartford, also.

  • Visions in Action

    Visions in Action is an international development organization based in Washington, DC with field offices in Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Liberia. VIA implements its own development programs in the areas of food security, education, international exchange, and HIV/AIDS, while also providing volunteer programs for those looking for a long-term international experience in developing countries.

  • VolunteerMatch

    The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer, and business leaders committed to civic engagement.

  • Youth Organizations Umbrella (Y.O.U.) Summer Fellowship

    A 9-week summer program for juniors and seniors “who are interested in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that offers a hands-on introduction to the fields of positive youth development, education, and non-profit management.” Location: Evanston, Illinois. Fellows serve simultaneously as role models, mentors, tutors, counselors, problem-solvers, crisis intervention workers, and life skills coaches for the youth in our programs.

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Science and Engineering
  • Department of Energy Scholars Program

    An opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE at various stages in your education. Sophomores - grad students. Internships last ten weeks during the summer; up to 16 weeks throughout the appointed semester. There are locations in 14 states.

  • Engineering Jobs

    Resume postings, lists of engineering employers/organizations, and links to job databases.

  • Museum of Science, Boston Public Programs Fellowship

    Fellows learn about and experience This is an internship opportunity, not a fellowship. Change Title to Musuem of Science Internship.

  • NASA Biomedical Research Institute Summer Internship

    A 10-15 summer program for sophomores and juniors that enables them to join ongoing project activities and gain hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, OH, and NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA.

  • National Oceanic and Atomospheric Administration Undergraduate Fellowships

    Information on several summer fellowships and internships for students (freshmen - grad level) interested in coastal, marine, and environmental management or research. Compensation and application deadlines vary - see site for details on each.

  • Washington Internships for Students of Engineering

    A nine-week summer program for engineers entering their final years of study in either a four- or five-year program. Students learn how government officials make decisions on complex technological issues and how engineers can contribute to legislative and regulatory public policy decisions.

  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Summer Student Fellowship

    Focuses on a research project chosen from a broad spectrum of topics in WHOI's science depts and the WHOI US Geological Survey. Located in Woods Hole, MA. 10-12 weeks. Open to those who have completed junior or senior year.

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Teaching
  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • Andover Teaching Fellowship

    One-year experience for recent college graduates. Involves guided work in the classroom, professional seminars, and exposure to theories/methods of experienced faculty.

  • Back Door Jobs

    International summer jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in conservation, outdoor education, teaching, resorts, and hospitality.

  • Bell Curves

    Bell Curves, LLC is a socially responsible test preparation and educational services company based in New York City. Since its inception, the company has developed a diverse clientele comprised of non-profit organizations, educational institutions, young professionals, and college and graduate school-bound students.

  • Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - Denver or Houston Schools

    Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - A year of service in an urban education tutoring program in Denver or Houston Public Schools. Fellows manage only 2 or 3 students at a time, depending on the grade level. The small ratio of students to Fellows allows for the individualization of remedial and supplemental instruction. Blueprint Fellows focus on the individual needs of their students, bolstering and accelerating student achievement while helping to close any skill gaps that may exist.

  • Boston Teacher Residency

    A 13-month program to recruit, prepare, and license teachers to work in the city's schools. Teacher Residents co-teach with a mentor teacher in one of Boston's most effective public schools, take course work facilitated by exceptional teachers and university faculty.

  • BridgeTEFL

    Students interested in becoming certified in teaching English as a foreign language.

  • Central European Teaching Program

    Teaching in state-run, Central European schools.

  • Citizen Schools Teaching Fellowship

    A two-year leadership development program under the National Teaching Fellowship, an AmeriCorps program. Locations in many states. Fellows lead interactive educational activities, organize and support educational field trips, conduct community outreach, learn about non-profit management, act as trainers, and help to develop programs and curricula, with a focus on urban children and their families.

  • City Year

    City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.

  • City on a Hill CoaHCORPS

    A one-year program that serves Boston students in grades 9 through 12. CoaHCORPS members deliver individualized instruction in literacy and numeracy.

  • Community College Finder

    Enables you to locate community colleges by state, city, map, zip code and attribute and provides information on each college.

  • Council on International Exchanges (CIEE)

    Nonprofit organization providing work and teaching opportunities abroad.

  • EPIK (English Program in Korea)

    A program of the Korean government that offers one-year teaching opportunities at public schools.

  • EYA Youth Counselor Positions

    Counselors work with groups of about 10 - 12 kids, ages 10 – 18, in a rustic camp setting. It is a full-time, year-round, residential position. Counselors typically spend four or five days working with their group of kids, then enjoy two or three full days and nights off while another Outdoor Youth Counselor takes charge.

  • Emma Willard School Teaching Internship

    A college preparatory boarding and day schools for young women located in Albany, NY. The one-year position includes teaching, coaching and dormitory duties. Each intern teaches two sections under the guidance of the department chair, usually working closely with teachers who have responsibility for other sections of the same course. Interns must be women.

  • French Ministry of Education Assistantship Program

    Every year, the French Ministry of Education and the Cultural Services at the French Embassy offer paid teaching assistantship positions in French elementary and secondary schools. Students need to secure own housing.

  • Great Oaks Charter School Tutor Corps

    An eleven-month urban education fellowship in Newark, New Jersey. Corps members invest their time and energy in the success of six middle school students to improve their academic skills while building critical personal relationships with students and families.

  • Greenwich Country Day School Co-Teacher Program

    Employs 25 college graduates for a one or two years to experience all aspects of an elementary classroom. Add'l responsibilities include either cecticut is located 30 miles east ooaching athletic teams in grades 6-9 or working in the “Afters” program in grades 1-3. Benefits: $25k annual stipend, housing, generous medical and dental benefits, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Greenwich, Connf NYC. Applications accepted in October and November; decisions made in February.

  • Harris Fellowship in Child Development

    Fellows spend one year (August to August) training at Yale's Calvin Hill Day Care Center and the Yale Child Study Center. Under the supervision of a mentor, they gradually assume all the duties of a teacher.

  • Hellenic American Educational Foundation Teaching Fellow Program

    Located in Psychico, Greece. Fellows spend 30 hours per week. They teach in supervised classes, help in preparation of materials and become involved in such areas as school publications, the Forensics Club, theater productions, computer labs, the College Counseling Office, library research, sports, remedial education, etc.

  • Hidden Villa Education Internship (one year)

    A nonprofit educational org. that uses its organic farm, wilderness, and community to teach about the environment and social justice. It covers 1600 acres in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, about 40 miles south of San Francisco.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Illinois Network of Charter Schools

    The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) brings together students, parents, educators and administrators who all share a common goal: to improve the quality of public education by promoting and strengthening charter schools throughout the State of Illinois.

  • International Schools Services

    For over 55 years, ISS has been dedicated to supplying international schools with everything they need to provide their students with a world-class education. Headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey, USA, ISS offers only the best in staff recruitment, job placement, school supplies and other services that help position your school for success.

  • Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)

    Involves teaching or other activities with local residents throughout Japan. Contracts are for one year.

  • Jobs for Educators in Missouri Schools

    Site Sponsored by Success Link and The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

  • Kieve Leadership School Teacher Position (1-2 years)

    Located in Maine, Kieve-Wavus Education promotes environmental stewardship through year-round experiential programs and camps for youth and adults. The position runs from mid-August thru mid-November and mid-February thru mid-June. It involves using a experiential teaching/learning methodology.

  • Massachusetts Promise Fellows

    Fellows are committed to building a better future for children and youth in communities across Massachusetts. One year with living allowance of $14,000, health benefits, free grad/undergrad courses at Northeastern University, a $5,500 educational award, and a transportation allowance.

  • Match Corps

    Recent college graduates from universities across the country commit one year to public service in Boston. They receive a modest living stipend and housing in a dorm at the school.

  • Math for America Fellowship

    Fellows make a five-year commitment to teach in public schools while actively participating in MƒA corps activities and events. Locations of fellowship are Boston, LA, NY, DC, and Utah.

  • National Association of Independent Schools

    Database of jobs and internships with independent schools, searchable by category (admissions, ESL, science, etc.), state, and key word.

  • Naturalist Internship at Foothill Horizons Outdoor School

    A September to June program that offers "the equivalent of a university level teacher training program for people who want to be professional outdoor science educators." Interns receive thorough training before taking on a group of their own students. They rotate through positions as recreation leader, health coordinator, and “evening principal.” Location = Sonora, CA.

  • New England Center for Children

    The New England Center for Children (NECC) is a school for autism located 20 miles west of Boston in Southborough, Massachusetts. We are a private, nonprofit autism education center dedicated to transforming the lives of children with autism worldwide through education, research, and technology.

  • New York City Teaching Fellows

    Fellows "teach in the NYC classrooms that need teachers most" while pursuing a subsidized Master's degree program. They receive a regular teacher's salary and benefits. Similar programs exist in Philadelphia, Chicago, Oakland, DC, Baltimore, and Miami. (See notebook in Education section).

  • Oxford Seminars

    Provides 100-hour TESOL/TESL/TEFL certification courses throughout the US - 7 in NYS

  • Princeton in Asia Fellowship

    Most fellows are placed in one-year teaching positions throughout Asia, some are in workplace - business or media. A "livable" salary is always provided, as well as medical insurance for those who need it. Airfare not usually provided. Small program costs.

  • Reach to Teach

    Offers English teaching jobs in Korea, Taiwan, and China. No certification required. No fees to teachers.

  • Shelburne Museum Summer Education Intern

    Located in Shelburne, VT. Summer position for juniors or graduating seniors that involves work in one or more of several education department programmatic areas, including summer camps, family programs and activities, special events, and adult programming. Interns will work as camp counselors, assist with planning, set up, and execution of special day and evening events, and work in the family activity center. Interns also may conduct research, fill in as exhibition guides.

  • Slide Ranch Teacher-in Residence Internship (10.5 months)

    Teachers plan and lead experiential educational programs for children that include the exploration of the farm, garden, trails and tide pools. Located near San Francisco. Benefits = housing, healthy food, and an opportunity to live w/ a group of people in a beautiful rural setting. Applicants must be comfortable living in rustic accommodations.

  • Teach for America

    Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.

  • Teach for China Fellowship

    Teach For China takes a unique approach to eliminating educational inequity by enlisting the US and China’s most promising future leaders in the effort. In partnership with the global network Teach For All (www.teachforall.org), Teach For China recruits, selects, trains, and supports outstanding US and Chinese graduates to work side-by-side to deliver an excellent education in high poverty, rural Chinese communities. Teach For China’s Fellows are placed in full-time, two-year teaching commitments at under-resourced schools, where they meet the pressing need for exceptional educators.

  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL)

    A global professional association for those who want to make a career of teaching English to speakers of other languages. Provides an online directory of degree and certificate programs – each several semesters to two years (master's) in duration (click on "career" on their homepage. Offers student membership with access to many services.

  • The Center for Green Schools Fellowship

    A three-year program. Fellows work with a school district to initiate and/or accelerate various initiatives that may have languished for lack of manpower or resources, including: monitoring energy usage and decreasing consumption by educating staff and students, disseminating environmental curriculum resources, establishing indoor air quality policies and practices, revising maintenance and transportation contracts and improving recycling, school garden and composting programs.

  • The Learning Project Teaching Internship (one year)

    A year-long program in Boston, MA. The Learning Project Elementary School is an independent, co-educational day school for grades K-6. Interns train directly with experienced mentor teachers and to develop their own teaching skills by working daily in the classroom. There is a carefully outlined "progression" of responsibilities each Intern is expected to fulfill during each placement, culminating in a take-over week where Interns switch places with the Classroom Head.

  • Transitions Abroad Website

    Information on a wide range of international career topics including jobs, internships, travel, and teaching English.

  • U. of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium Internship (1 year)

    Designed for recent college graduates who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. Property is composed of 700 acres of maritime forest and open field, 1,000 acres of salt marsh, and 18 acres of freshwater ponds.

  • University of Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching - CELTA

    Offers training courses in ESL teaching that leads to a certificate - one recognized throughout the world. Full-time = 4-5 weeks; part-time = a few months to a year. Locations in 54 countries, searchable on their website.

  • Urban Prep Fellows Program Fellowship (Chicago)

    A one year program for recent college graduates interested in working with urban youth at a nationally-renowned all-boys charter public high school. Fellows assist students in small groups by mentoring, tutoring and leading students in their development and progression toward college readiness.

  • Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

    Fellowships available to attract recent graduates and career changers in the humanities and sciences to teach in high-need urban and rural schools. Ph: 609-452-7007.

  • WorldTeach

    "A nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for individuals to make a meaningful contribution to international education by living and working as volunteer teachers in developing countries." There is a fee that includes airfare, training, and support. Living allowance provided in year-long program, room and board for summer program.

  • Youth Organizations Umbrella (Y.O.U.) Summer Fellowship

    A 9-week summer program for juniors and seniors “who are interested in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that offers a hands-on introduction to the fields of positive youth development, education, and non-profit management.” Location: Evanston, Illinois. Fellows serve simultaneously as role models, mentors, tutors, counselors, problem-solvers, crisis intervention workers, and life skills coaches for the youth in our programs.

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Technology
  • Code for America

    Code for America helps governments work better for everyone with the people and the power of the web. Through our Fellowship, Accelerator, and Brigade, we're building a network of cities, citizens, community groups, and startups, all equally committed to reimagining government for the 21st century

  • Dice

    Job and Internship Postings

  • Google Policy Fellowship (Summer)

    For students (freshmen - grad level) who are passionate about technology, and want to spend the summer diving headfirst into Internet policy." Fellows work at public interest organizations at the forefront of debates on broadband and access policy, content regulation, copyright and trademark reform, consumer privacy, etc.

  • IEEE Computer Society

    Benefits -access to members, job postings, resume service, career resources, link to industry experts, student chapters, and conferences. For IEEE Student Career Resources page: www.ieee.org/web/careers/home/Studentcareer.html

  • Museum of Science, Boston Public Programs Fellowship

    Fellows learn about and experience This is an internship opportunity, not a fellowship. Change Title to Musuem of Science Internship.

  • Washington Internships for Students of Engineering

    A nine-week summer program for engineers entering their final years of study in either a four- or five-year program. Students learn how government officials make decisions on complex technological issues and how engineers can contribute to legislative and regulatory public policy decisions.

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Graduate Study and Advanced Certificates
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities

    This part of the site enables you to search for degree programs at universities throughout the Commonwealth - at undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. Nearly 500 universities in 30 countries are included.

  • Council on Social Work Education

    Recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation as the sole accrediting agency for social work education in this country." Provides list of accredited programs.

  • Council on Social Work Education Career Center

    Listings of social work jobs + option to post resumes.

  • Directory of Graduate Programs in Human Resource Management and Business

    Directory of Graduate Programs in Accounting, Human Resources, Business Administration, Fiance, and Marketing.

  • Education Testing Service - The Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

    Describes the general test, provides the eight subject tests and practice books that you can download. Also provides registration information, test centers and dates, and information on scores.

  • International Graduate Programs

    Grad program information by subject and country.

  • Journalism Degrees and Programs

    Lists campuses offering journalism degrees across the country and provides career information as well.

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • PhD's Education INDEX

    The Education Index at PhDs.org is the Internet’s premier source of updated, clear educational data about undergraduate and graduate programs in the United States. We use publicly available numbers from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and strive to present them in a simple and easy-to-digest way. Our desire is to make it easy for you to pick the best college you possibly can with this index: a college that fits your financial, social and educational interests and goals.

  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL)

    A global professional association for those who want to make a career of teaching English to speakers of other languages. Provides an online directory of degree and certificate programs – each several semesters to two years (master's) in duration (click on "career" on their homepage. Offers student membership with access to many services.

  • The Europa World of Learning online

    Info on >25,000 universities, colleges, schools of art/music, libraries, research centers, archives, and museums world-wide. Can browse by country, institution, or subject.

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  • Law School Admissions Council

    Provides three sections on law school - "Thinking About", "Choosing", "Applying", and "Financing." Also LSAT test preparation and dates.

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Financial Aid for Graduate Study
  • AAPS-AFPE Gateway Scholarships

    Amount: $5,000. Funding for predoctoral students enrolled in a Pharm.D. program. More information: American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education, One Church St., Suite 202, Rockville, MD 20850. Ph:301-738-2160. E-mail: info@afpenet.org

  • Access Group

    An organization whose mission is to provide financial support and solutions to help aspiring professionals achieve success.

  • All-USA College Academic Team

    Recognition program for exceptional full-time undergraduates at four-year institutions in the U.S. and its territories. $2,500 cash award. Faculty nomination required. Deadline: Late November. E-mail: allstars@usatoday.com Ph: 703-854-5890.

  • Amelia Earhart Fellowships (Zonta International Foundation)

    Women of any nationality with a superior academic record and a bachelor’s degree who are pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree in aerospace-related sciences and engineering. Stipend of $10,000. Current recipients may apply to renew the fellowship for a second year of funding. Deadline: Mid-November. Ph: 630-928-1400. E-mail: programs@zonta.org

  • American Association for University Women – International Fellowships

    Full-time study or research in the U.S. to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate study at accredited institutions are supported. Deadline: December 1. Contact: 202-785-7700 or 800-326-2289 (AAUW). E-mail: aauw@act.org

  • American Foundation for Aging Research (AFAR) Awards

    Supports education and research in aging through fellowships to undergraduate and graduate students. $1,000 per semester for graduate students; $500 per semester for undergraduate students. Open deadline. Ph: 518-437-4448. E-mail: afar_office@ncsu.edu or afar@agingresearchfoundation.org

  • American Institute of Indian Studies Fellowships

    Founded to assist scholars in their study of all aspects of Indian history, culture and contemporary life, the Institute brings about 35 scholars to India every year. Non U.S. citizens are welcome to apply for AIIS fellowships as long as they are either graduate students or full-time faculty at a college or university in the U.S. Deadline: July 1. E-mail: aiis@uchicago.edu Ph: 773-702-8638. University contact: Graduate School Office: 607-255-5820.

  • American School of Classical Studies at Athens

    A variety of fellowships available to graduate students, PhDs, and postdocs for anthropological and archaeological research, mainly, in Greece.

  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

    A variety of undergraduate and graduate funding available. February deadline. Ph: 800-548-2723.

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Japan Scholarship Program

    Citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asian and the Pacific Region. At least two years of professional working experience required at the time of application. Full scholarships for one-two years. E-mail: adbjsp@adb.org

  • Canon Collins Trust

    Funding for nationals from Southern African countries (South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola, and Mozambique) who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree (normally a one year Master’s degree) in either the United Kingdom, South Africa, or Malawi. Website of contacts: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/contact/index.php

  • Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program

    The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, now in its 17th year, provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.

  • College Scholarship Service Financial Aid PROFILE

    The financial aid application service of the College Board -- a national, not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity.

  • CollegeScholarships.com

    Scholarships are available for high school, undergraduate, graduate and international students attending a college or technical school.

  • Commonwealth Scholarship

    Open to Commonwealth citizens to pursue postgraduate study or doctoral study at Commonwealth universities in the sciences, engineering, or humanities.

  • DAAD Annual Grants

    Undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships to study in the Federal Republic of Germany. Foreign nationals are eligible if they are attending a U.S. Institution for their undergraduate degree. Applications in all fields are accepted, but the focus should be on scholarly research. Ph: 212-758-3223. E-mail: daadny@daad.org. Cornell Contact: Professor Paul Fleming, German Studies; e-mail: pf239@cornell.edu.

  • Davis-Putter Scholarships

    Need-based grants (up to $10,000) to undergraduate or graduate students actively working for peace and justice on campus and/or in the community. Deadline: April 1.

  • Environment at Harvard

    Fellowships in environmental research, education, and outreach at Harvard University.

  • Environmental Research and Education Foundation

    This scholarship recognizes excellence in master’s, doctoral, or post-doctoral waste management research and education. Ph: 919-861-6876. E-mail: foundation@erefdn.org

  • FRESCH

    Free scholarship search engine.

  • Fastaid.com

    The world's largest and oldest private-sector scholarships, graduate scholarships, worldwide scholarships, fellowships, grants and free undergraduate college scholarship database.

  • Fastweb

    Fastweb is the premier online resource for paying and preparing for college.

  • Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    Free application for Federal Student Aid.

  • Freedom Support Act Graduate Fellowship Program

    Award of $30,000 enables citizens of countries of the former Soviet Union to receive the education and training necessary, through master’s study and internships, to continue democratic and economic reform efforts in the former Soviet Union. Deadline: Late October. Ph: 212-548-0175. Additional Website: http://www.soros.org/scholar/mfsa.html Sponsoring agency: Open Society Institute (OSI) Website for other OSI-sponsored awards: http://www.soros.org/initiatives/scholarship

  • Geological Society of America

    Grants for seniors, Master’s, or PhD candidates to support their research in the geological sciences. E-mail awards@geosociety.org. PH: 303-357-1028.

  • ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships

    Various scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students in the fields of automation and control. Deadline: Mid-February. For more details, Ph: 919-549-8411.

  • Institute for Humane Studies Fellowships

    For undergraduate and graduate students who are exploring the principles, practices, and institutions necessary to a free society. Fellowships up to $15,000 are awarded annually for study in the U.S. or abroad. Deadline: December 31. Ph: 703-993-4880 or 1-800-697-8799. E-mail: http://www.theihs.org/contactIHS

  • Institute of Food Sciences

    Provides funding for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing food science degrees. Deadlines vary depending on current class year. Ph: 312-782-8424. E-mail: info@ift.org

  • International Dissertation Research Fellowships

    Nine-12 months of support to graduate students who are enrolled in doctoral programs in the social sciences and humanities in the U.S. and are conducting dissertation field research outside the U.S. Awards of approximately $19,000. E-mail: idrf@ssrc.org or info@ssrc.org or Ph: 212-377-2700.

  • Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Advanced Studies

    A two-year program to support Japanese nationals obtaining PhDs in macroeconomics to prepare them for work as economists with the IMF. Must be accepted into an accredited institution outside of Japan. Deadline: Late January. Must be Japanese citizen to be eligible. E-mail: publicaffairs@imf.org Ph: 202-623-6220.

  • John Bayliss Radio Scholarship

    Scholarships of $5,000 for juniors, seniors, or Master’s level study, majoring in broadcast communications. Permanent residency required. Ph: 831-655-5229.

  • Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program

    For individuals from World Bank member countries to undertake graduate studies at any university located in a World Bank member country except their own. Suggested fields of study: economics, health, education, public policy, agriculture, population, rural development, environment and natural resource management, or other development-related subjects. Candidates commit to return to and work in their home countries after completion of their studies. For more information, Ph: 202-473-1000.

  • Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship

    Award for graduates of fine arts programs (Architecture, Art, Music, Theatre, and Urban and Regional Planning) for advanced study in the U.S. or abroad. Preference will be given to applicants who are under 25 years of age. Three major Fellowships will be awarded, one of approximately $20,000 in any field of music; one of approximately $20,000 in instrumental or vocal music, architectural design and history, art and design, theatre, or dance; and one of approximately $9,000 in art, architecture, dance, landscape architecture, theatre, or urban and regional planning. Deadline: December 1. Applicants must have permanent residency status in the U.S. Contact: Robert Graves, Chair of the Fellowship Committee. Ph: 217-333-1661. Additional contact/e-mail: rewilcox@illinois.edu

  • King Faisal Foundation Scholarship

    Awarded to outstanding Muslim students from any country to pursue postgraduate studies in medicine, science, or engineering at an American, Canadian, or European university or an institution of higher learning in any other industrially advanced country, such as New Zealand or Australia. Full tuition for 2-3 years of study, plus a generous monthly stipend.

  • Loan Repayment/Forgiveness and Scholarship Programs

    The U.S. programs listed here offer financial assistance, in the form of loan repayments, for a commitment to service (generally in an area of need). Information regarding each program has been provided by state health departments and other agencies, medical and health professions schools, federal programs, and military agencies.

  • Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund

    Grants to women from developing countries engaged in graduate studies in the U.S., Canada, or South Africa. Applicants must be at least 25 years of age, must have demonstrated a commitment to work for the benefit of women and children in the developing world, and must plan to return to a developing country within two years of receiving the grant. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-473-5804. E-mail: mmmf@worldbank.org

  • Microsoft Scholarships

    Four types of scholarships—1) general scholarships; 2) women’s scholarships; 3) minority scholarships; and 4) scholarships for students with disabilities—for undergraduate students interested in computer science and related technical disciplines. One-year award for students attending institutions in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. All recipients of a scholarship will be required to apply for a salaried summer internship of 12 weeks or more at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, WA. For the deadline and other details, e-mail scholars@microsoft.com

  • Minorities - College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

    A database searchable by keyword, designed specifically for minority students.

  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators

    Contains information about where to begin the search for financial aid to study in the U.S.

  • NellieMae EDvisor

    Private education loans are available to make up the difference between other available funds and school costs. Nellie Mae offers one of the most popular private loans, the Smart Option Student Loan®.

  • Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowships

    OAS Graduate Scholarships: For graduate study or research in any field except medical sciences and the learning of new languages. Awards do not exceed $30,000 per year. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-458-6166. E-mail: scholarships@oas.org OAS Undergraduate Scholarships: Awards of up to $30,000 per year for the last 2 years of undergraduate study. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-458-6166. E-mail: scholarships@oas.org

  • PEO International Peace Fellowships

    Up to a $10,000 scholarship for international women students to pursue graduate study in the U.S. and Canada and who are planning to return to their own countries upon completing their studies. Application for 2012 academic year period: August 15-December 15, 2011. Ph: 515-255-3153.

  • Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship

    Supports doctoral dissertations that explore the sources and nature of international conflict, and strategies to prevent or end conflict and to sustain peace. Citizens of all countries are eligible, but they must be enrolled in an accredited institution in the U.S. Fellowships last for 10 months starting in September. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-457-1700.

  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

    Programs and funding opportunities to support research.

  • SallieMae

    Private student loans to cover up to 100% of the cost of your education.

  • Scholarships4School

    Scholarships4School is a completely free resource provided by Graduate Educational Information Service (GEIS) to help those who are currently enrolled in college, or thinking about attending college, by providing them with a comprehensive guide to scholarships.

  • Sigma Delta Epsilon (SDE/GWS Awards)

    For graduate women in the natural sciences.

  • Society for Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    SNAME offers competitive scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students of naval architecture and marine engineering. Ph: 201-798-4800.

  • Society of Women Engineers

    Various awards for women pursuing baccalaureate or graduate degrees in engineering or computer science, as well as engineering and computer science students. Awards range from $1,000-$10,000 each. Deadlines vary. Questions: hq@swe.org Ph: 877-793-4636.

  • Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

    $25,000 award designed to identify the most talented applicants conducting dissertation research related to education. Candidates for the doctoral degree at a graduate school within the U.S. are eligible. Ph: 202-334-2341. E-mail: info@naeducation.org

  • Student Academy Awards

    Awards and cash grants offered for student films. Deadline: April 12, 2012. (domestic); March 23, 2012 (foreign). Ph: 310-247-3000, x131. E-mail: contact@oscars.org

  • Swiss Benevolent Society of New York Scholarships

    For those of Swiss parentage, need- and merit-based awards for study at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels both in the U.S. and abroad. Depending on the award, U.S. residency or permanent domicile in certain U.S. states, is required.

  • The American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) Mesopotamian Fellowship

    $9,000 of support for three months-one year of research on ancient Mesopotamian civilization including travel to work on museum collections or archives. Pre-doctoral and post-doctoral scholars from any country may apply. Contact: Andy Vaughn, asored@bu.edu General Ph: 617- 353-6570 http://www.asor.org/fellowships/excavation.html Information on other funding sources: http://www.asor.org/fellowships/associated.html CU page linking to additional scholarships: http://www.archaeology.cornell.edu/links.html

  • The Roothbert Fund Scholarships Program

    Need-based awards of $2,000-$3,000 offered to undergraduate and graduate students living in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, West Virginia, or North Carolina at the time of application. For deadlines: E-mail mail@roothbertfund.org Ph: 212-870-3116.

  • The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

    FinAid was established in the fall of 1994 as a public service. This award-winning site has grown into the most comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools -- on or off the web.

  • The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality

    Society sponsors a number of awards. Ph: 610-443-3100. E-mail: thesociety@sexscience.org

  • The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

    An independent, nonprofit organization, WWNFF seeks to sponsor excellence in education and thus develop a new generation of leaders, through fellowships, grants, and institutes. The Foundation's three broad areas of concern are Graduate Education and the Public Good, Equity and Excellence, and Partnerships for Learning.

  • Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships

    Need-based scholarships for minority and economically disadvantaged students pursuing degrees in commercial arts, design, or architecture in the U.S. $2,000-$5,000 awards; $500 honorable mention. Candidates must have permanent residency (Green Card) status in order to be eligible. Deadline: Early April.

  • finaid.org

    Comprehensive information about a range of loans and scholarships, and how to apply for them.

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Graduate Programs
  • AAMC Graduate/MD Programs

    As you explore the MD-PhD career option, this site enables you to ask good questions and to make informed decisions. You should also contact individual MD-PhD programs for answers to specific questions.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges Curriculum Directory

    Comprehensive descriptions of medical student education programs at the 131 U.S. and 17 Canadian medical schools. It includes information on curriculum characteristics and current trends and innovations of interest to applicants.

  • Journalism Degrees and Programs

    Lists campuses offering journalism degrees across the country and provides career information as well.

  • MCAT Practice Tests - from AAMC

    Updated versions of retired exams, including Practice Tests 4-10. Tests match the computer-based MCAT administered starting 1/07. Practice tests include solutions for each item, automated scoring and diagnostics, customizable feedback, and test assistance features.

  • MD/PhD Training and Resources

    The GREAT Group provides professional development to, and fosters the exchange of information and ideas among, the faculty and administrative leaders of biomedical PhD, MD-PhD, and postdoctoral programs. The Group functions as a national forum to help these programs achieve their goal of educating successful biomedical researchers.

  • Masters in Counseling Information Guide

    If you are a good listener and communicator, and enjoy being a support system for others, counseling might be a good career option. Counseling programs offers a variety of specializations such as art therapy, clinical counseling, genetic counseling, ministry, treatment and recovery, school counseling, wilderness therapy, and many others. With several career options to choose from, a future in this field is both promising and rewarding.

  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)

    Contains career advice, links to internships, and links to additional resources including other associations and scholarships. A special feature is a searchable database of NASPAA member schools that offer the MPA and the MPP degree programs.

  • Oxford Seminars

    Provides 100-hour TESOL/TESL/TEFL certification courses throughout the US - 7 in NYS

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • UnivSource

    This site can be browsed by name, program, and state of US colleges, community colleges, and universities, and by name and province of Canadian universities. Can also search US universities by state and by program.

  • University of Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching - CELTA

    Offers training courses in ESL teaching that leads to a certificate - one recognized throughout the world. Full-time = 4-5 weeks; part-time = a few months to a year. Locations in 54 countries, searchable on their website.

  • What Is Public Health?

    Description of the public health field from the Association of Schools of Public Health. Also, list of their accredited schools, funding opportunities, and more.

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Health Careers
  • Association of American Medical Colleges

    Provides information o the 130 accredited M.D.-granting USA medical schools and the 17 Canadian. Also, survey data, including Survey of Resident/Fellow Stipends and Benefits, a job center (w/internships), issue articles, medical school admissions and curricula, medical research information, and more.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges Curriculum Directory

    Comprehensive descriptions of medical student education programs at the 131 U.S. and 17 Canadian medical schools. It includes information on curriculum characteristics and current trends and innovations of interest to applicants.

  • Co-op and Internships in Biomedical Research and Pre-med Studies

    Links to many internships and co-ops in these fields.

  • Explore Health Careers

    This site gives you information on different Health Careers.

  • ExploreHealthCareers.org

    An interactive source of up-to-date information about the health professions; very comprehensive.

  • Gerstner Sloan Kettering Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

    Hands-on research experiences in NYC for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors in cutting-edge biomedical research laboratories. Search for a mentor by area of research (on their site).

  • Health Careers Connection Summer Internships

    Offers 10-week summer internships in hospitals, clinics, policy-based agencies, health advocacy, medical groups, public health departments, community health organizations, foundations and consulting firms. Interns work with senior and program managers to understand the organization’s strategy and operations, work on important projects, develop valuable professional networks, and attend events.

  • Health Professions Websites (NEAAHP)

    NEAAHP is committed to providing resources for our membership to stay informed about the various professions available to our students interested in Careers in the Health Professions.

  • Health Volunteers Overseas

    Since 1986, Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) has worked to increase health care access in developing countries through clinical training and education programs in child health, primary care, trauma and rehabilitation, essential surgical care, oral health, blood disorders and cancer, infectious disease, nursing education and wound management. In more than 25 resource-poor nations, HVO trains, mentors and provides critical professional support to health care providers who care for the neediest populations in the most difficult of circumstances.

  • HealthCorps

    HealthCorps educates American youth about the workings and wonders of their bodies through in-school seminars on diet, nutrition, and exercise. HealthCorps coordinators, recent college graduates interested in health-related fields, are paid a two-year stipend to teach students that to change their bodies, they must know their bodies.

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Research Listings

    A database of HHMI-funded summer research experiences in the sciences. Search by location and test.

  • Loyola University Summer Undergraduate Research Program

    A 10-week biomedical research internship in molecular microbiology, immunology or virology. Chicago. Under the guidance of a selected faculty member, the student will actively participate in an ongoing research project. He or she will learn basic research skills, attend various scientific seminars and journal clubs, participate in a series of special summer workshops and present his or her results to the department. Open to sophomores and juniors.

  • Mabelle Arole Fellowship

    For pre-meds – must be accepted to medical school but not begun. Fellows live, work, and learn in Jamkhed, India for one year and gain experience in the hospital (in-patient and out-patient and in the field) and work on a project. Funding provided for housing, living expenses, and airfare.

  • Mayo Clinic Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    Each year, 80-90 sophomores and juniors from around the U.S. come to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., to work beside both young and established scientists on a broad range of biomedical research questions. A limited number of fellowships are also available the Mayo Clinic campuses in Jacksonville, Florida and Scottsdale, Arizona.

  • National Association of Free Clinics

    Directory of Free Clinics throughout the U.S.

  • National Cancer Institute Summer Fellowship

    A paid, eight-week summer research experience in Washington DC for students (freshmen - recent grads) interested in exploring careers in cancer epidemiology, biostatistics, and genetics. Stipend provided.

  • Overlook Hospital Summer Internship (Volunteer)

    A four-week program in Summit, New Jersey. Interns observe and participate in rounds, lectures, and peer meetings to learn about the variety of fields of medicine. There is a $500 fee.

  • Pasteur Foundation Summer Undergraduate Internships

    Provides U.S. juniors the opportunity to conduct summer biomedical research at the Institute Pasteur in Paris, France.

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • Rural Health Service Corps

    "Advocates for changes in health policy, and is devoted to the provision of health services at all levels. At the individual level we assist rural residents in identifying the existing programs and services to best suit their needs." Offers a variety of AmeriCorps positions in Central New York (State).

  • Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program

    Gives 25 premedical sophomores, juniors, and seniors deeper insights into the field of medicine, including issues that greatly affect the health of traditionally underserved groups. Through laboratory or clinical research, students learn how one pursues a specific research problem under the supervision of a faculty member, thus providing an early education into basic research techniques that could be applicable to any area of medicine.

  • Unite for Sight Global Impact Fellows

    Through hands-on, structured training, Global Impact Fellows gain a comprehensive understanding about the complexities and realities of global health, and they learn about best practices in volunteerism, global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. Programs are available in Ghana, India, and Honduras. There are minimal costs for lodging and food. Global Impact Fellows can participate from seven days to multiple months, up to a full year or more.

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine Summer Fellowship

    Offers sophomores and juniors plan to pursue a career as a M.D., D.M.D., M.D./Ph.D., or D.M.D./Ph.D., an opportunity to participate in the research activities of a laboratory at the School of Medicine or Dental Medicine under the direction of a faculty member.

Human Medicine
  • AAMC Graduate/MD Programs

    As you explore the MD-PhD career option, this site enables you to ask good questions and to make informed decisions. You should also contact individual MD-PhD programs for answers to specific questions.

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

    AANP is a professional membership organization in the United States for NPs of all specialties.

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

    The American AAPA is a national organization that represents physician assistants in all specialties and all employment settings.

  • American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)

    The AACOM represents the administration, faculty, and students of the nation's osteopathic medical schools.

  • American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine (AACPM)

    The AACPM is a not-for-profit educational association consisting of six colleges of podiatric medicine and over 200 hospitals and institutions that offer graduate or postdoctoral training in podiatric medicine.

  • American College of Physician Executives (ACPE)

    ACPE is the AMA-recognized specialty society representing physicians in health care leadership.

  • American Health Care Association (AHCA)

    The American Health Care Association (AHCA) is a non-profit federation of affiliated state health organizations, together representing more than 11,000 non-profit and for-profit nursing facility, assisted living, developmentally-disabled, and subacute care providers that care for approximately one million elderly and disabled individuals each day.

  • American Heart Association Summer Fellowship - Midwest

    Encourages juniors and seniors from all disciplines to consider research careers while supporting the highest quality scientific investigation broadly related to cardiovascular disease and stroke. Various Midwest locations.

  • American Medical Association

    Since 1847 the American Medical Association (AMA) has had one mission: to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

  • American Nurses Association (ANA)

    The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only full-service professional organization representing the interests of the nation's 3.1 million registered nurses through its constituent member nurses associations and its organizational affiliates. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.

  • American Physician Scientists Association (APSA)

    Addresses the needs of future physician scientists, their training and career development.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

    The AAMC is a non-profit association representing the nation's 126 accredited medical schools, nearly 400 major teaching hospitals, faculty in 98 academic and scientific societies, many medical students and residents.

  • Discover Nursing

    Search for schools and specialties.

  • Explore Health Careers

    This site gives you information on different Health Careers.

  • Gooznews

    A health wonk's newsletter and blog.

  • Health + Medical + Jobs

    Search for healthcare jobs and medical employment opportunities from across the U.S.

  • Health Professions Websites (NEAAHP)

    NEAAHP is committed to providing resources for our membership to stay informed about the various professions available to our students interested in Careers in the Health Professions.

  • MD/PhD Training and Resources

    The GREAT Group provides professional development to, and fosters the exchange of information and ideas among, the faculty and administrative leaders of biomedical PhD, MD-PhD, and postdoctoral programs. The Group functions as a national forum to help these programs achieve their goal of educating successful biomedical researchers.

  • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

    Information on research for disease diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

  • National Institute of Health Training Programs

    The OITE offers comprehensive career/professional/personal development activities for trainees at all educational levels.

  • National League for Nursing

    The National League for Nursing promotes excellence in nursing education to build a strong and diverse workforce to advance the nation's health.

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • Student Doctor

    The Student Doctor Network (SDN) is a nonprofit website, dedicated to the pre-health and health professional student community. Includes med school interview reports.

  • Summer Medical and Dental Education Program

    Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) is a FREE (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

  • The Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars Program (FICRS)

    FICRS was initiated in 2003 as the Fogarty International Center/Ellison Program. The FICRS program is a one-year, mentored training experience which provides opportunities for U.S. graduate students in the health professions to participate in clinical research and have hands-on experience at top-ranked, NIH-funded research centers across the globe.

  • The Next Generation

    Reveals the inner workings of medicine and the medical life. Includes selected materials from The New England Journal of Medicine.

  • University of Iowa Summer Undergraduate Research Program

    An 8-week research project for those interested in combined MD/PhD training for a career as a physician-scientist. It is conducted in the laboratory of a faculty member in the biomedical sciences shadowing of physician-scientists in a clinical setting, emergency room shadowing, weekly seminars presenting patient-based discussions emphasizing the intersection of science and medicine, career development seminars, and clinical case-based learning sessions.

  • Weill Cornell Medical College

    Weill Medical College is a clinical and medical research center offering degrees in medicine, and Ph.D. programs in biomedical research and education.

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Dentistry
  • American Dental Association (ADA)

    The ADA is the professional association of dentists that fosters the success of a diverse membership and advances the oral health of the public.

  • American Dental Education Association

    ADEA is a national organization for dental education. Members include all U.S. and Canadian dental schools, advanced dental education programs and hospital dental education programs.

  • Explore Health Careers

    This site gives you information on different Health Careers.

  • Health + Medical + Jobs

    Search for healthcare jobs and medical employment opportunities from across the U.S.

  • Health Professions Websites (NEAAHP)

    NEAAHP is committed to providing resources for our membership to stay informed about the various professions available to our students interested in Careers in the Health Professions.

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • Summer Medical and Dental Education Program

    Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) is a FREE (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

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Nursing and Physician Assistant
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

    AANP is a professional membership organization in the United States for NPs of all specialties.

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

    The American AAPA is a national organization that represents physician assistants in all specialties and all employment settings.

  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing

    Comprehensive site with information on the profession, schools, and financial aid.

  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

    Founded in 1931 and located in Park Ridge, Ill., the AANA is the professional organization for more than 44,000 nurse anesthetists. As advanced practice nurses, CRNAs administer more than 32 million anesthetics in the United States each year. CRNAs practice in every setting where anesthesia is available and are the primary providers of anesthesia care in rural America. They administer every type of anesthetic, and provide care for every type of surgery or procedure, from open heart to cataract to pain management.

  • American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)

    ACNM is a women's health care organization that provides research, accredits midwifery education programs, administers and promotes continuing education programs, and establishes clinical practice standards.

  • American Health Care Association (AHCA)

    The American Health Care Association (AHCA) is a non-profit federation of affiliated state health organizations, together representing more than 11,000 non-profit and for-profit nursing facility, assisted living, developmentally-disabled, and subacute care providers that care for approximately one million elderly and disabled individuals each day.

  • American Nurses Association (ANA)

    The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only full-service professional organization representing the interests of the nation's 3.1 million registered nurses through its constituent member nurses associations and its organizational affiliates. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.

  • Become RN

    Schools searchable by programs and by state.

  • Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA)

    The common application used by many PA programs.

  • Discover Nursing

    Search for schools and specialties.

  • Health + Medical + Jobs

    Search for healthcare jobs and medical employment opportunities from across the U.S.

  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist

    Information for students and educators on research and practice.

  • National League for Nursing

    The National League for Nursing promotes excellence in nursing education to build a strong and diverse workforce to advance the nation's health.

  • Nursing Career Center

    Trying to figure out which fields of nursing to pursue, or simply finding the perfect nursing job, can be a difficult and often time consuming endeavor. Nursingcareercenter.info was established to help nursing students as well as seasoned nursing professionals make better, more informed career and job choices by providing them with the most relevant, reliable and up-to-date occupational, career development, and job search information available.

  • NursingExplorer

    Are you new to nursing? Find out what it takes to become a nurse and the endless possibilities of nursing career, education requirements, job outlook, salary information and more.

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • Peterson's Nursing Programs

    Comprehensive nursing school information.

  • Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)

    Lists information on PA programs across the country.

  • Physician Assistant Program at Weill Cornell

    Cornell's PA Program is based at Weill Cornell Medical School in NYC.

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Fields Related to Health

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Exploring Other Health Fields

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Pharmacy and Pharmacology

Pharmacy and Pharmacology

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Bioethics and Other Health-Care Issues
  • Amercian Medical Association: Virtual Mentor

    Virtual Mentor is the American Medical Association's online ethics journal. The journal is open-access and advertisement-free—we strongly believe that ethics education for physicians and physicians-to-be is in the public's interest and should be made available without charge. Founded in 1999, Virtual Mentor (VM) explores the ethical issues and challenges that students, residents, and other physicians are likely to confront in their training and daily practice.

  • American Association for the History of Medicine

    The professional organization for historians of medicine.

  • American Medical Association: Advocacy

    Advocacy issues and links on the American Medical Association website.

  • American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

    Resources for locating information on bioethics and humanities education.

  • Center for Studying Health System Change

    The Center provides analysis about changes in the health care system with the goal of contributing to better health policy.

  • Community Catalyst

    Works to build consumer and community participation in shaping the U.S. health care system.

  • Environmental Health Information Service

    The Environmental Health Information Service is a source for current, peer-reviewed research and news on environmental factors that affect human health.

  • Global Health Education Consortium (GHEC)

    Founded in 1991, Global Health Education Consortium (GHEC) is a non-governmental agency consisting of faculty and health care educators dedicated to global education in health professions schools and residency programs. GHEC members are active in more than 70 health profession schools and training programs in the United States, Canada, Central America, and the Caribbean.

  • Gooznews

    A health wonk's newsletter and blog.

  • Hastings Center

    Reflection on the ethical and social issues of medicine and medical science.

  • Health Affairs

    A policy journal of the health sphere.

  • Health Care for All - Western Europe

    An NPR series details the varied universal coverage health care systems of Western Europe.

  • Health Policy - Robert Wood Johnson Fdn.

    Policy, costs, disparities, prevention, and may other topics explored.

  • Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba

    Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba (MEDICC) is a non-profit organization working to enhance cooperation among the US, Cuban and global health communities aimed at better health outcomes

  • National Rural Health Association

    A national membership organization, whose mission is to improve the health and health care of rural Americans and to provide leadership on rural issues through advocacy, communications, education and research.

  • Office of Minority Health

    The mission of the OMH is to improve and protect the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will eliminate health disparities.

  • Physicians for Social Responsibility

    A public policy organization representing the medical and public health professions and concerned citizens, working together for nuclear disarmament, a healthful environment, and an end to the epidemic of gun violence.

  • Physicians for a National Health Program

    A not-for-profit organization of physicians, medical students, and other health care professionals that support a national health insurance (NHI) program.

  • Public Citizen Health Research Group

    A national, nonprofit advocacy organization founded by Ralph Nader in 1971 to pursue health care interests in Congress, the executive branch and the courts.

  • Science Daily

    News and articles on research in health and medicine, mind and brain, and other topics.

  • Street Medicine

    Providing health care to people who live on the streets around the world.

  • Student Doctor

    The Student Doctor Network (SDN) is a nonprofit website, dedicated to the pre-health and health professional student community. Includes med school interview reports.

  • The Next Generation

    Reveals the inner workings of medicine and the medical life. Includes selected materials from The New England Journal of Medicine.

  • The Pump Handle

    A "water cooler" for the public health crowd.

  • The Social Medicine Portal

    A blog and news source calling itself "an alternative to corporate health."

  • U.S. National Library of Medicine

    View historical collections, journals, and videos.

  • University Coalitions for Global Health

    Career profiles, fellowships, and related information on global health work.

  • What is Public Health?

    The place to start when contemplating a career in public health.

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Resources for Diversity Candidates

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Application Services

Medical/Dental.Veterinary

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Financial Aid Resources
  • AAMC Financial Information, Resources, Services, and Tools

    Develop your strategy for financing your medical education and locate funding sources.

  • AAPS-AFPE Gateway Scholarships

    Amount: $5,000. Funding for predoctoral students enrolled in a Pharm.D. program. More information: American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education, One Church St., Suite 202, Rockville, MD 20850. Ph:301-738-2160. E-mail: info@afpenet.org

  • Access Group

    An organization whose mission is to provide financial support and solutions to help aspiring professionals achieve success.

  • Air Force Financial Assistance Program

    The Air Force offers full medical school scholarships for active-duty airmen, civilian employees, Guardsmen and Reservists.

  • All-USA College Academic Team

    Recognition program for exceptional full-time undergraduates at four-year institutions in the U.S. and its territories. $2,500 cash award. Faculty nomination required. Deadline: Late November. E-mail: allstars@usatoday.com Ph: 703-854-5890.

  • Army Health Professions Program

    Army Health Corps Scholarships for dental, medical, nursing, veterinary, education, etc.

  • College Scholarship Service Financial Aid PROFILE

    The financial aid application service of the College Board -- a national, not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity.

  • CollegeScholarships.com

    Scholarships are available for high school, undergraduate, graduate and international students attending a college or technical school.

  • FRESCH

    Free scholarship search engine.

  • Fastaid.com

    The world's largest and oldest private-sector scholarships, graduate scholarships, worldwide scholarships, fellowships, grants and free undergraduate college scholarship database.

  • Fastweb

    Fastweb is the premier online resource for paying and preparing for college.

  • Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    Free application for Federal Student Aid.

  • Funding Resources for Practicing in Underserved Areas

    Contains information on and databases for accessing these resources. Do search using "underserved areas" to locate state programs.

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute

    Year long Research Training Fellowships for Medical Students – Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. medical, dental, or veterinary program. The fellowship research may be conducted at any academic or nonprofit institution in the U.S., except the National Institutes of Health. Research may be conducted abroad if the fellow's mentor is affiliated with a U.S. institution. Annual stipend of $28,000, an annual fellow's allowance of $5,500, and a relocation reimbursement of $1,500. Deadline: Early January. Ph: 301-215-8500. E-mail: webmaster@hhmi.org

  • King Faisal Foundation Scholarship

    Awarded to outstanding Muslim students from any country to pursue postgraduate studies in medicine, science, or engineering at an American, Canadian, or European university or an institution of higher learning in any other industrially advanced country, such as New Zealand or Australia. Full tuition for 2-3 years of study, plus a generous monthly stipend.

  • Loan Repayment/Forgiveness and Scholarship Programs

    The U.S. programs listed here offer financial assistance, in the form of loan repayments, for a commitment to service (generally in an area of need). Information regarding each program has been provided by state health departments and other agencies, medical and health professions schools, federal programs, and military agencies.

  • Minorities - College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

    A database searchable by keyword, designed specifically for minority students.

  • NHSC Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Program

    Serve with the NHSC while a professional student and receive financial assistance.

  • NIH's Common Fund's Global Health Program

    Supports biomedical research and training in chronic, non-communicable diseases such as cardiovascular disease, maternal-child health, mental health, emergency medicine, as well as in infectious diseases. The program includes two primary initiatives.

  • National Health Service Corps (NHSC)

    Educational scholarships for those seeking to serve America's underserved communities.

  • Navy Health Professions Program

    Financial Aid for Navy Medical School.

  • NellieMae EDvisor

    Private education loans are available to make up the difference between other available funds and school costs. Nellie Mae offers one of the most popular private loans, the Smart Option Student Loan®.

  • Project MedSend

    Develops funding and provides financial counsel to repay loans for healthcare workers who, "minister among the underserved at home and abroad."

  • Public Servcie Loan Forgiveness

    Loan forgiveness programs for health-care professionals working in public service (e.g., emergency management, public health, public safety, government, active duty military, medical school, and teaching hospitals).

  • SallieMae

    Private student loans to cover up to 100% of the cost of your education.

  • Scholarships4School

    Scholarships4School is a completely free resource provided by Graduate Educational Information Service (GEIS) to help those who are currently enrolled in college, or thinking about attending college, by providing them with a comprehensive guide to scholarships.

  • The Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars Program (FICRS)

    FICRS was initiated in 2003 as the Fogarty International Center/Ellison Program. The FICRS program is a one-year, mentored training experience which provides opportunities for U.S. graduate students in the health professions to participate in clinical research and have hands-on experience at top-ranked, NIH-funded research centers across the globe.

  • The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

    FinAid was established in the fall of 1994 as a public service. This award-winning site has grown into the most comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools -- on or off the web.

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Alternative Routes

Pstbac, Foreign Medical School

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International Students and U.S. Medical Admissions

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Legal Careers

The following is a guide to various resources that may be of help as you consider or pursue a law career.

  • Gay and Lesbian Advicates and Defenders

    We are New England's leading legal rights organization dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation, HIV status and gender identity and expression.

  • Hieros Gamos: A Comprehensive Site to the Legal Profession

    HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. It was founded in January of 1995 by Lex Mundi, a large network of independent law firms. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

  • Humanity in Action Summer Fellowship

    Separate five-week summer programs in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris, and Warsaw. They bring together international groups of college students and recent graduates to explore different national histories of discrimination and resistance, as well as examples of issues affecting different minority groups today.

  • Judicial Administration Fellowship Program (California)

    This 11-month program begins in September and is both academic and professional. Fellows are enrolled as graduate students in Public Administration at Sacramento State, and attend regularly scheduled academic seminars. They also serve as full time professional staff in Judicial branch offices. Field assignments will include the Sacramento, San Francisco and Los Angeles offices of the Administrative Office of the Courts, the Judicial Council Office of Governmental Affairs, and county appellate or trial courts.

  • LSAC Law School Links

    Links to law schools, provided by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC).

  • Lambda Legal

    Focuses on workplace equality and provides a toolkit for LGBT people who want to come out at work. Very comprehensive information.

  • Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

    The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is committed to easing the law school admission process for law schools, prelaw advisors, and prospective law students.

  • Law School Admissions Council

    Provides three sections on law school - "Thinking About", "Choosing", "Applying", and "Financing." Also LSAT test preparation and dates.

  • Law School Companion

    Avenues for outstanding legal education.

  • NALP Prelaw Portal

    NALP, the Association of Legal Career Professionals, is an organization made up of legal employers and law school career professionals. NALP — its staff, leaders, and members — collectively know a whole lot about the world of lawyer jobs. This portal was designed by NALP volunteers to help prelaw advisors and students in the US learn more about the legal employment market.

  • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Career Program

    The SEO Career Program recruits, selects and trains college students of color for summer internships that lead to full-time jobs with investment banks, corporate law firms and other leading global companies. Historically, more than 80% of interns receive full-time job offers from SEO corporate partners. Provides > 400 internships with nearly 50 corporate and philanthropic partners each summer.

  • martindale.com

    The yellow pages of the legal world, containing entries on attorneys at large firms, small firms, government agencies and in-house counsels in offices in the USA and Canada. Can search by location, name and practice areas.

Law School
  • American Bar Association

    With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional association in the world. The ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.

  • Boston College Online Law School Locator

    The Boston College On-line Law School Locator lists the 25th to 75th percentile LSAT scores and GPA ranges of first year classes at accredited law schools, entering in the fall of 2010.

  • CollegeScholarships.com

    Scholarships are available for high school, undergraduate, graduate and international students attending a college or technical school.

  • Council on Legal Education Opportunities (CLEO)

    CLEO is a nonprofit entity of the American Bar Association. Our mission is to diversify the legal profession. Since our inception in 1968, CLEO has been at the forefront of helping minority, low-income and disadvantaged students gain access to law school, successfully matriculate and pass the bar exam.

  • Hieros Gamos: A Comprehensive Site to the Legal Profession

    HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. It was founded in January of 1995 by Lex Mundi, a large network of independent law firms. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

  • LSAC Law School Links

    Links to law schools, provided by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC).

  • Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

    The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is committed to easing the law school admission process for law schools, prelaw advisors, and prospective law students.

  • Law School Companion

    Avenues for outstanding legal education.

  • NALP Prelaw Portal

    NALP, the Association of Legal Career Professionals, is an organization made up of legal employers and law school career professionals. NALP — its staff, leaders, and members — collectively know a whole lot about the world of lawyer jobs. This portal was designed by NALP volunteers to help prelaw advisors and students in the US learn more about the legal employment market.

  • NAPLA/SAPLA Book of Law School Lists

    The NAPLA/SAPLA Book of Law School Lists includes information on law programs offered by schools and universities across the country.

  • Peterson's Guides

    Comprehensive guide to college information. (Also accessible through CCNet.)

  • The Association for Legal Career Professionals (NALP)

    NALP is a nonprofit educational association established to meet the needs of all participants in the legal employment process (career planning, recruitment and hiring, and professional development of law students and lawyers) for information, coordination and standards. NALP’s membership includes virtually every ABA-approved law school in the US, Canadian law schools and hundreds of legal employers from both the public and private sectors. NALP is dedicated to continuously improving career counseling and planning, recruitment and retention, and the professional development of law students, lawyers, and its members.

  • The Association of American Law Schools

    AALS is a resource for the improvement of the quality of legal education by networking law school faculty, professional staff and deans to information and resources.

  • Washburn University School of Law: Law Schools and Legal Associations

    Legal research on the web.

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Financial Aid for Law School
  • Access Group

    An organization whose mission is to provide financial support and solutions to help aspiring professionals achieve success.

  • College Scholarship Service Financial Aid PROFILE

    The financial aid application service of the College Board -- a national, not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity.

  • Council on Legal Education Opportunities (CLEO)

    CLEO is a nonprofit entity of the American Bar Association. Our mission is to diversify the legal profession. Since our inception in 1968, CLEO has been at the forefront of helping minority, low-income and disadvantaged students gain access to law school, successfully matriculate and pass the bar exam.

  • Equal Justice Works

    Information about loan repayment programs and public interest law.

  • FRESCH

    Free scholarship search engine.

  • Fastaid.com

    The world's largest and oldest private-sector scholarships, graduate scholarships, worldwide scholarships, fellowships, grants and free undergraduate college scholarship database.

  • Fastweb

    Fastweb is the premier online resource for paying and preparing for college.

  • Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    Free application for Federal Student Aid.

  • Hieros Gamos: A Comprehensive Site to the Legal Profession

    HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. It was founded in January of 1995 by Lex Mundi, a large network of independent law firms. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

  • LSAC (Finacial Aid for Law School)

    Recommended financial aid website

  • LSAC Law School Links

    Links to law schools, provided by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC).

  • Law School Scholarship Finder

    The largest free database of private law school scholarships on the Internet.

  • Loan Repayment/Forgiveness and Scholarship Programs

    The U.S. programs listed here offer financial assistance, in the form of loan repayments, for a commitment to service (generally in an area of need). Information regarding each program has been provided by state health departments and other agencies, medical and health professions schools, federal programs, and military agencies.

  • Martindale-Hubbell

    Martindale-Hubbell offers solutions for both professional and consumer markets. Our online destinations contain profiles for over one million lawyers and firms in the United States, Canada and 160 other countries, serving as a fundamental legal resource and marketing tool.

  • Minorities - College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

    A database searchable by keyword, designed specifically for minority students.

  • NALP Prelaw Portal

    NALP, the Association of Legal Career Professionals, is an organization made up of legal employers and law school career professionals. NALP — its staff, leaders, and members — collectively know a whole lot about the world of lawyer jobs. This portal was designed by NALP volunteers to help prelaw advisors and students in the US learn more about the legal employment market.

  • NellieMae EDvisor

    Private education loans are available to make up the difference between other available funds and school costs. Nellie Mae offers one of the most popular private loans, the Smart Option Student Loan®.

  • SallieMae

    Private student loans to cover up to 100% of the cost of your education.

  • Scholarships4School

    Scholarships4School is a completely free resource provided by Graduate Educational Information Service (GEIS) to help those who are currently enrolled in college, or thinking about attending college, by providing them with a comprehensive guide to scholarships.

  • The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

    FinAid was established in the fall of 1994 as a public service. This award-winning site has grown into the most comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools -- on or off the web.

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Paralegals
  • CataLaw

    CataLaw is the catalog of catalogs of worldwide law on the Internet. It aids legal research by arranging all indexes of law and government into a uniform, universal and unique metaindex.

  • FindLaw

    Welcome to the FindLaw Lawyer Directory, featuring detailed profiles of attorneys from across the United States. To get started use the search box or click on a city, state, or legal issue.

  • Hieros Gamos: A Comprehensive Site to the Legal Profession

    HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. It was founded in January of 1995 by Lex Mundi, a large network of independent law firms. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

  • NALP Directory of Legal Employers

    A comprehensive and free solution for researching legal employers throughout the United States.

  • NALP Prelaw Portal

    NALP, the Association of Legal Career Professionals, is an organization made up of legal employers and law school career professionals. NALP — its staff, leaders, and members — collectively know a whole lot about the world of lawyer jobs. This portal was designed by NALP volunteers to help prelaw advisors and students in the US learn more about the legal employment market.

  • National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)

    NALA is the nation's leading professional association for paralegals. As a non-profit organization, NALA provides continuing education and professional development programs for paralegals - from novice to experienced professionals.

  • National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA)

    Your destination for exciting Legal job opportunities and the best resource for qualified candidates within the Legal Industry.

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Legal Internet Resources

Legal Resouces

  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)

    The AAFS is a nonprofit professional society devoted to the improvement, administration, and achievement of justice through the application of science to the processes of law.

  • American Bar Association

    With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional association in the world. The ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.

  • CataLaw

    CataLaw is the catalog of catalogs of worldwide law on the Internet. It aids legal research by arranging all indexes of law and government into a uniform, universal and unique metaindex.

  • Council on Legal Education Opportunities (CLEO)

    CLEO is a nonprofit entity of the American Bar Association. Our mission is to diversify the legal profession. Since our inception in 1968, CLEO has been at the forefront of helping minority, low-income and disadvantaged students gain access to law school, successfully matriculate and pass the bar exam.

  • Equal Justice Works

    Information about loan repayment programs and public interest law.

  • FindLaw

    Welcome to the FindLaw Lawyer Directory, featuring detailed profiles of attorneys from across the United States. To get started use the search box or click on a city, state, or legal issue.

  • FindLaw: Public

    FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business, is the world's leading provider of online legal information and Internet marketing solutions for law firms. Its Learn About the Law is your starting place for help understanding the law.

  • Hieros Gamos: A Comprehensive Site to the Legal Profession

    HG.org was one of the very first online law and government information sites. It was founded in January of 1995 by Lex Mundi, a large network of independent law firms. The objective of HG.org is to make law, government and related professional information easily accessible to the legal profession, businesses and consumers.

  • Internet Legal Research Group

    A categorized index of more than 4000 select web sites in 238 nations, islands, and territories, as well as thousands of locally stored web pages, legal forms, and downloadable files, this site was established in 1995 to serve as a comprehensive resource of the information available on the Internet concerning law and the legal profession, with an emphasis on the United States of America. Designed for everyone, lay persons and legal scholars alike, it is quality controlled to include only the most substantive legal resources online.

  • Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

    The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) is committed to easing the law school admission process for law schools, prelaw advisors, and prospective law students.

  • Lawyers.com

    Legal topics and database for finding a lawyer.

  • Martindale-Hubbell

    Martindale-Hubbell offers solutions for both professional and consumer markets. Our online destinations contain profiles for over one million lawyers and firms in the United States, Canada and 160 other countries, serving as a fundamental legal resource and marketing tool.

  • NALP Directory of Legal Employers

    A comprehensive and free solution for researching legal employers throughout the United States.

  • NALP Prelaw Portal

    NALP, the Association of Legal Career Professionals, is an organization made up of legal employers and law school career professionals. NALP — its staff, leaders, and members — collectively know a whole lot about the world of lawyer jobs. This portal was designed by NALP volunteers to help prelaw advisors and students in the US learn more about the legal employment market.

  • The Association for Legal Career Professionals (NALP)

    NALP is a nonprofit educational association established to meet the needs of all participants in the legal employment process (career planning, recruitment and hiring, and professional development of law students and lawyers) for information, coordination and standards. NALP’s membership includes virtually every ABA-approved law school in the US, Canadian law schools and hundreds of legal employers from both the public and private sectors. NALP is dedicated to continuously improving career counseling and planning, recruitment and retention, and the professional development of law students, lawyers, and its members.

  • Washburn University School of Law: Law Schools and Legal Associations

    Legal research on the web.

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Gap or "Bridge" Year
  • 2Seeds Network Project Coordinator (Tanzania)

    Project Coordinators will spend one year in a small team to create or develop innovative and self-sustaining agricultural/economic development projects in Tanzania. All Project Coordinators work for at least 9 months partnering with local farmers to help their communities overcome extreme poverty. Projects must be community-driven, operationally sustainable, and have a measurable impact on the food and income security of the community members that it serves.

  • A Broader View Volunteers

    Arranges volunteer experiences of weeks or months in duration in disadvantaged communities in many parts of the world. Costs vary by country and duration, and include room and board. Programs include health care, women's support, environment, teaching, community development, and others.

  • American-Scandinavian Foundation

    Paid short-term and long-term training positions with private industry and technical universities in chemistry, computer science, forestry, horticulture and engineering are available in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

  • Americorps

    AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. AmeriCorps offers several ways to get involved, from part-time local service programs to full-time residential programs.

  • Amnesty International

    Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 3 million supporters, members and activists in over 150 countries and territories who campaign to end grave abuses of human rights.

  • Asia Pacific Leadership Program

    Graduate-level nine-month certificate program (including a minimum 5-month residency at the East-West Center in Honolulu) that combines regional expertise with the enhancement of individual leadership skills. Recent graduates and enrolled graduate students as well as mid-career professionals are eligible. Deadlines vary. e-mail contacts: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/about-ewc/help/web-help

  • Asian Cultural Council

    Individual fellowship grants to artists, scholars, students, and specialists from Asia for study, research, travel and creative work in the U.S. Americans seeking aid to undertake activities in Asia are also eligible to apply. Funding from one month to one year available. Deadlines vary. Website for list of contacts: http://www.asianculturalcouncil.org/?page_id=91

  • Association for International Practical Training (AIPT)

    AIPT offers four internship programs which place students in a wide variety of countries: Hospitality and Tourism Exchanges, International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) Student Exchanges, Career Development Exchanges. Placement success is directly related to applicant's ability to create a reciprocal position in the USA for a student coming from abroad.

  • Au Pair in Europe

    Resource for posting and finding positions for au pairs, nannies, babysitters, pet sitters, housekeepers, tutors, and senior care.

  • Aupair JobMatch Service

    International au pair job listing and posting service. domestic and international. Includes a section to search for internships and another for volunteer positions.

  • BUNAC

    Offers travel/working abroad programs for students as an alternative to tourism.

  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellows Program

    Year-long paid internship for graduating seniors interested in careers in international affairs. Internship is at the Carnegie Endowment for World Peace in Washington, DC. Although U.S. citizenship isn’t necessary, applicant must be eligible to work in the U.S. Cornell endorsement is required. Campus Deadline: Early December.

  • City Year

    City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.

  • City of New York Urban Fellows Program

    Prestigious 9-month program provides an intensive orientation to the process and responsibilities of City government. Office placements have included human services, criminal justice, health, housing, transportation and economic development. The 9-month fellowship offers a $25,000 stipend.

  • Council on International Exchanges (CIEE)

    Nonprofit organization providing work and teaching opportunities abroad.

  • Cross Cultural Solutions

    Sends short-term volunteers abroad to provide humanitarian assistance in China, Costa Rica, Ghana, India, Peru, and Russia. Also in partnership with CARE.

  • Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

    Funding to conduct public service projects anywhere in the world. Stipend of $60,000 paid over two years. E-mail: info@echoinggreen.org

  • El Pomar Fellowship in Community Service

    Two-year salaried program for graduates of four-year universities or colleges, who have a Colorado connection, can demonstrate leadership potential, and have an interest in community and/or public service.

  • Fulbright

    Educational exchanges that strengthen understanding and communication between the U.S. and students from 144 countries. Students interested in applying for the Fulbright Student Program must apply through the Fulbright Program Office in their home country.

  • Green Corps

    As the field school for environmental organizing, seeks people who are serious about saving the planet, have experience working with environmental or social change issues, and have demonstrated leadership experience. The program includes intensive classroom training, hands-on experience running urgent environmental and public health campaigns, and placement in permanent leadership positions with leading environmental groups. The application process begins in late fall.

  • Hearst Minority Fellowship

    The Fellowship provides partial tuition in addition to a stipend for one academic year. Minority applicants who are citizens of the USA are eligible to compete for this award. Only entering students at University at Albany who will pursue the MS or MPH degree will be considered.

  • Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowships

    Internship opportunity for college graduates to serve 6-9 months with a participating organization of their choice in Washington DC. Deadlines twice each year.

  • Idealist.org

    Internship and job listings with nonprofit organizations; nonprofit career advice, and Idealist-sponsored nonprofit career fairs.

  • Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship

    Applicants must be natives of countries in the Western Hemisphere, journalists or students in the final year of their journalism course, be between 21 and 35 years old, be fluent in the language of the country where they will go to study. Journalism students will have to complete their university studies before the start of the scholarship year. Apply betweeen October and January.

  • Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums and also Conservation Fellowships

    One-year post-graduate internships in art history, conservation, museum education, or curation. Deadline: Early April. Ph: 212-861-4993. E-mail: info@kressfoundation.org

  • J.W Saxe Fund Network/Resources for Public Service

    The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund provides scholarships annually to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job during a summer or other term.

  • Josephine de Karman Fellowship

    Only current undergraduate seniors, or graduate candidates who’ll defend their dissertations by that same year are eligible. Study must be carried out only in the United States and all funds must be expended only within this country. The fellowship is for one academic year and may not be renewed or postponed. DeKarman fellowships are open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a university or college located within the United States.

  • National Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs

    The Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs is a full-time, nine month, graduate-level experiential leadership training program that prepares diverse, talented and committed individuals for effective and ethical leadership in the public affairs arena. The Fellows Program is offered in Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and St. Louis. Deadline in January.

  • National Institute of Health Training Programs

    The OITE offers comprehensive career/professional/personal development activities for trainees at all educational levels.

  • Peace Corps

    Contains information on becoming a volunteer, background on the organization, "Domestic" information and more.

  • ProWorld Service Corps

    One to six-month internships in Belize, Ghana, and Peru that give you the chance to build quality work experience in business and social development fields.

  • Rotary Peace Scholarships

    Rotary Peace Fellows are leaders promoting national and international cooperation, peace, and the successful resolution of conflict throughout their lives, in their careers, and through service activities. Fellows can earn either a master’s degree in international relations, public administration, sustainable development, peace studies, conflict resolution, or a related field, or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict resolution. Deadlines vary by Rotary district.

  • Samuel Huntington Public Service Fellowship Award

    Annual stipend of $10,000 for a graduating college senior to pursue public service anywhere in the world. To apply, student must develop a proposal for public service in the U.S. or abroad.

  • Sigma Delta Epsilon (SDE/GWS Awards)

    For graduate women in the natural sciences.

  • Smithsonian

    Competitive internship and fellowship programs as well as externally peer reviewed grant programs bring students and scholars from universities, museums and research Institutes from the U.S. and abroad to the Smithsonian Institution to maximize the use and research potential of its vast collections and facilities.

  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (IAM)

    Links to short-term and summer positions, summer study programs, and fellowships.

  • Student Conservation Association (SCA)

    Internship, job, and volunteer opportunities as well as advice on careers in conservation.

  • Teach for America

    Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.

  • The National Wildlife Federation Ecology Fellowship Program

    The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowship Program offers a nationally recognized opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their vision of an ecologically sustainable future. Through tangible projects to green their campuses and communities, Fellows gain practical experience in the conservation field and first-hand knowledge of the challenges and opportunities inherent in successful conservation efforts.

  • The Presidential Scholars Program at the American University in Cairo

    A one-year fellowship for recent graduates that combines work experience at an international university with the opportunity to learn Arabic and experience life in Cairo. Benefits = housing, Arabic language courses, monthly excursions, and health care.

  • Winston Foundation for World Peace Fellowships

    Supports undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in cooperative security, conflict resolution, and disarmament. Fellows design their own projects, usually involving public education, media outreach, and grassroots organizing. Applicants are expected to work full-time with a non-profit organization. Information and application materials, e-mail: winstonfoun@igc.apc.org or write: Winston Foundation Fellowships, 2040 S Street NW, Suite 201 Washington, DC 20009-1157. Ph: 202-483-4215.

  • Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

    Fellowships available to attract recent graduates and career changers in the humanities and sciences to teach in high-need urban and rural schools. Ph: 609-452-7007.

Communications
  • NPR Fellowships

    NPR fellowships offer early to mid-career professionals an opportunity to share their talents and hone their skills while working at NPR and our Member Stations.

  • NPR Internships

    A learning experience like no other. The NPR internship program has a rich history, helping us discover nearly 10% of our current staff including Ari Shapiro, Audie Cornish, Guy Raz and many more. From Day 1, interns at NPR are given real-world, hands-on responsibilities.

  • Robert L. Bartley Fellowship Program (Journalism)

    The fellowships, consisting of paid internships, will be provided to young thinkers and writers whose views are broadly consistent with Bob Bartley's philosophy and who aspire to careers in journalism. Applicants should be beginning journalists, upperclassmen or graduate students with reporting and writing backgrounds at their school newspapers or elsewhere.

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Environmental
  • American Conservation Experience

    A non-profit conservation corps offering opportunities for volunteers to take part in challenging outdoor projects in many of the most beautiful National Parks, National Forests and wilderness areas in the Western United States.

  • American Hiking Society - Volunteer Vacations Site

    Lists volunteer opportunities and working vacations in "America's great outdoors." Arranged by state. Also links to state parks and related government agencies.

  • Central European Teaching Program

    Teaching in state-run, Central European schools.

  • Environment America Fellowship

    A two-year program that allows recent college graduates to work side by side with leaders in the environmental movement and get the training they need to tackle the environmental challenges we’re facing today—from global warming and energy policy, to cleaning up our air and water, and preserving our open spaces.

  • Forfar Field Station One-year Internship (Bahamas)

    Offered by the nonprofit, International Field Studies. A one-year internship at a marine education facility on Andros Island, Bahamas. The center serves groups with interests in marine biology, island ecology, geology, island culture, etc. Interns have a variety of duties in educational programming, trip facilitation, and operations. Internships are also available in the sailing program and the marine arts center.

  • Full Belly Farm One-year Apprenticeship

    A one-year experience on an organic farm for people who are serious about agriculture, food, or farming. The farm is located in a valley about an hour outside Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area. Much training is provided. Tasks include weeding, taking care of the animals, writing the weekly not for the CSA boxes, special projects, and field work.

  • Hidden Villa Education Internship (one year)

    A nonprofit educational org. that uses its organic farm, wilderness, and community to teach about the environment and social justice. It covers 1600 acres in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, about 40 miles south of San Francisco.

  • Kieve Leadership School Teacher Position (1-2 years)

    Located in Maine, Kieve-Wavus Education promotes environmental stewardship through year-round experiential programs and camps for youth and adults. The position runs from mid-August thru mid-November and mid-February thru mid-June. It involves using a experiential teaching/learning methodology.

  • Naturalist Internship at Foothill Horizons Outdoor School

    A September to June program that offers "the equivalent of a university level teacher training program for people who want to be professional outdoor science educators." Interns receive thorough training before taking on a group of their own students. They rotate through positions as recreation leader, health coordinator, and “evening principal.” Location = Sonora, CA.

  • U. of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium Internship (1 year)

    Designed for recent college graduates who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. Property is composed of 700 acres of maritime forest and open field, 1,000 acres of salt marsh, and 18 acres of freshwater ponds.

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Government and Public Policy
  • City Hall Fellows

    A 12-month, paid, position for graduating seniors. The fellowship "integrates hands-on experience working within the highest levels of local government with intensive training in how cities work." Fellows will be placed in 3 cities: Houston; San Francisco; and Baton Rouge.

  • Code for America

    Code for America helps governments work better for everyone with the people and the power of the web. Through our Fellowship, Accelerator, and Brigade, we're building a network of cities, citizens, community groups, and startups, all equally committed to reimagining government for the 21st century

  • Environment America Fellowship

    A two-year program that allows recent college graduates to work side by side with leaders in the environmental movement and get the training they need to tackle the environmental challenges we’re facing today—from global warming and energy policy, to cleaning up our air and water, and preserving our open spaces.

  • John Kenneth Galbraith Public Policy Fellowship Program

    For recent graduates and graduate students interested in careers in public policy or economics. Awarded for full-time work during four, six, eight or twelve month periods. Based in Washington, DC. Applicants must demonstrate strong research and writing skills, community services and leadership experience and a commitment to liberal ideals.

  • New York City Urban Fellows Program

    For recent graduates to gain meaningful work experience in NYC public policy, urban planning and government operations as they consider careers in public service. Nine month duration.

  • The Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

    Fellows spend a year "fighting hunger and poverty with a tight-knit community of emerging leaders." They shape and implement anti-hunger programs all over the U.S. then research and support national policy initiatives in Washington, D.C.

  • White House Fellows

    White House Fellows typically spend a year as full-time, paid assistants to senior White House Staff, the Vice President, Cabinet Secretaries and other top-ranking government officials. Applicants must have completed their undergraduate education and be working in their chosen professions, early in their careers.

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Health
  • Community Health Corps

    An AmeriCorps program. Members serve in 19 states, both in rural and urban areas, meeting the needs of migrant farm workers, the uninsured, under insured, and homeless individuals. Roles include clinic assistant, health educator, client advocate, marketing assistant, and pre-natal assistant.

  • HealthCorps

    HealthCorps educates American youth about the workings and wonders of their bodies through in-school seminars on diet, nutrition, and exercise. HealthCorps coordinators, recent college graduates interested in health-related fields, are paid a two-year stipend to teach students that to change their bodies, they must know their bodies.

  • Horseshoe Farm Fellowship

    A 13-month program for students preparing for careers in medicine or healthcare as well as other students with strong leadership potential. Located on a 70 acre farm campus in Greensboro, Alabama. Fellows are trained to provide leadership in service to their communities and potentially to develop innovative community based solutions to the problems facing the broader healthcare system. Training involves readings and discussions to health care systems topics including health care law and ethics, health care economics, the structure and financing of the health care system, the history of American medicine, and health policy.

  • Mabelle Arole Fellowship

    For pre-meds – must be accepted to medical school but not begun. Fellows live, work, and learn in Jamkhed, India for one year and gain experience in the hospital (in-patient and out-patient and in the field) and work on a project. Funding provided for housing, living expenses, and airfare.

  • Rural Health Service Corps

    "Advocates for changes in health policy, and is devoted to the provision of health services at all levels. At the individual level we assist rural residents in identifying the existing programs and services to best suit their needs." Offers a variety of AmeriCorps positions in Central New York (State).

  • The Alliance Health Project Post-Baccalaureate Internship Program

    A one-year program in San Francisco that introduces college graduates to the non-profit arena, which may aid them in choosing careers in public health and related health care fields. Internships are available in various AHP areas; HIV Counseling and Testing Program, Research Program, Psychosocial Support Services, REACH Program, Training Program, AHP Services Center Operations, and Development.

  • The Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice

    A year-long program in Washington, DC. Fellows work in Families USA's Minority Health Initiatives Department on issues related to how health policy making, with an emphasis on public programs that can contribute to the reduction and elimination of racial and ethnic health disparities. They conduct policy analysis as well as to assist with the planning of trainings for minority community leaders and journalists on a variety of health policy topics.

  • Unite for Sight Global Impact Fellows

    Through hands-on, structured training, Global Impact Fellows gain a comprehensive understanding about the complexities and realities of global health, and they learn about best practices in volunteerism, global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. Programs are available in Ghana, India, and Honduras. There are minimal costs for lodging and food. Global Impact Fellows can participate from seven days to multiple months, up to a full year or more.

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International
  • American Academy in Rome - The Rome Prize

    Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about thirty emerging artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their working lives. Deadline in November. Undergraduate students are not eligible.

  • ArtCorps

    Through community arts projects, artists educate and inspire people to participate actively in improving the environmental, health, and social conditions in communities in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras. Must be fluent in Spanish. One-year placements.

  • Ashoka

    Offers volunteer opportunities with Ashoka fellows - social entrepreneurs who work in over 60 countries around the globe in every area of human need.

  • Cross-Cultural Solutions

    Cross-Cultural Solutions is a nonprofit working to address critical global issues by providing meaningful volunteer service to communities abroad, and contributing responsibly to local economies.

  • Fundación Paraguaya International Internship Program

    Located in Paraguay. Internships last at least two months and provide development experience in microfinance, economic education for children and youth, and organic agricultural high school education. Spanish required.

  • Global Health Corps Fellowship

    GHC "aims to mobilize a global community of emerging leaders to build a movement for health equity." The 13-month fellowships are available in Rwanda, Malawi, Uganda, Burundi, Zambia, and the United States. Anyone committed to social justice and health equity is encouraged to apply. Several placements are available in each country; duties vary.

  • Global Volunteer Network

    Offers volunteer programs in poverty-stricken communities in 23 countries. Program types = medical, teaching, children, refugee camps, construction, community, and treks. Length varies from a few weeks to a year. Reasonable fees that cover food and lodging.

  • Global Volunteers

    Offers volunteer service opportunities in community projects in 20 developing countries. Reasonable fees.

  • Go Abroad

    GoAbroad.com is committed to providing the most comprehensive international education and alternative travel databases. GoAbroad.com utilizes data driven programming to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information. In addition to some of the largest directories of their kind on the internet, GoAbroad.com provides extensive additional information within its dynamically constructed travel guides, currency converter, and embassy directories

  • Hands for Nepal

    Offers voluntary service projects in education, health, community development, and environment. Length varies from weeks to months.

  • Health Volunteers Overseas

    Since 1986, Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO) has worked to increase health care access in developing countries through clinical training and education programs in child health, primary care, trauma and rehabilitation, essential surgical care, oral health, blood disorders and cancer, infectious disease, nursing education and wound management. In more than 25 resource-poor nations, HVO trains, mentors and provides critical professional support to health care providers who care for the neediest populations in the most difficult of circumstances.

  • Indicorps Fellowship

    One and two-year service fellowships for young professionals of Indian origin with grassroots service organizations in India. Nominal stipend to enable fellows to live simply and work in India for the duration of their fellowship. Indicorps or the local project partner organization covers basic room, board, and fellowship-related travel.

  • Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)

    Involves teaching or other activities with local residents throughout Japan. Contracts are for one year.

  • Jewish Coalition for Service

    Volunteer options for one week to one year in the U.S., Israel, and other countries throughout the world.

  • Jobs Abroad

    International internships and jobs, searchable by country and type of internship (e.g. engineering, teaching, history, art).

  • Mabelle Arole Fellowship

    For pre-meds – must be accepted to medical school but not begun. Fellows live, work, and learn in Jamkhed, India for one year and gain experience in the hospital (in-patient and out-patient and in the field) and work on a project. Funding provided for housing, living expenses, and airfare.

  • Masa Israel journey

    Masa Israel Journey offers over 200 study, internship, and volunteer opportunities all over Israel lasting between five and twelve months. Our program finder lets you search a range of dates, locations, and types of program so you can find the most relevant options for you.

  • Mentoring at Punahou School

    A year-long teaching position at a private school in Honolulu, Hawaii designed to give support, training, and experience to college graduates who are considering teaching as a career.

  • Nanubhai Education Foundation Teaching Program

    A year-long program for recent graduates teaching high school English classes to rural Indian students with a local co-teacher. Benefits = airfare to and from India, living stipend, housing, meals, health insurance, cell phone, and internet access.

  • Oxford Seminars

    Provides 100-hour TESOL/TESL/TEFL certification courses throughout the US - 7 in NYS

  • Peace Brigades International

    An NGO that promotes nonviolence and protection of human rights. It sends volunteers to areas of conflict “providing protective accompaniment to human rights defenders threatened by political violence.” Projects are typically for one year and are in Colombia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Mexico, and Nepal. All projects cover the costs of travel to country of work, accommodation, food, internal travel, insurance, repatriation and a stipend to cover additional costs.

  • Princeton in Asia Fellowship

    Most fellows are placed in one-year teaching positions throughout Asia, some are in workplace - business or media. A "livable" salary is always provided, as well as medical insurance for those who need it. Airfare not usually provided. Small program costs.

  • Princeton in Latin America

    Places graduates in one-year, service-oriented positions at NGOs and community based service organizations in Latin America. For most positions, some knowledge of the local language (Spanish, Portuguese, or French) is necessary.

  • Projects Abroad

    Organizes volunteer placements (one month and more) overseas in fields including teaching, environment, medicine, journalism, sports, business, law, and human rights.

  • Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program

    Prepares college juniors or rising seniors for graduate studies in public and/or international affairs and grooms them for professional roles in public service. A prospective PPIA Fellow must have completed junior year by the start of Junior Summer Institute (JSI) and have at least one full semester or two quarters of course work remaining before graduation, must not have attained a Bachelor’s Degree prior to start of Junior Summer Institute, must be committed to completing a Master’s Degree in public and/or international affairs at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.

  • Reach to Teach

    Offers English teaching jobs in Korea, Taiwan, and China. No certification required. No fees to teachers.

  • Service Civil International

    A large international voluntary service organization founded in 1920. Organizes both short term work camps and 1-12 month voluntary service projects globally "with the belief that if people from different backgrounds and cultures can work together, peace can result." Low fees that normally cover food, housing and insurance.

  • Social Entrepreneur Corps

    Using a microconsignment model, provides internship and volunteer programs in Guatemala, Ecuador, Nicaragua, South Africa and other select countries. The experience involves classes, case studies, discussions, analysis, living with the local population, as well as through visits and active field work participation with local NGO’s and social entrepreneurs.

  • Teach for China Fellowship

    Teach For China takes a unique approach to eliminating educational inequity by enlisting the US and China’s most promising future leaders in the effort. In partnership with the global network Teach For All (www.teachforall.org), Teach For China recruits, selects, trains, and supports outstanding US and Chinese graduates to work side-by-side to deliver an excellent education in high poverty, rural Chinese communities. Teach For China’s Fellows are placed in full-time, two-year teaching commitments at under-resourced schools, where they meet the pressing need for exceptional educators.

  • The AIF Clinton Fellowship for Service

    The mission of the program is “to accelerate social and economic change in India and create lasting connection between young American leaders and Indian NGOs.” Fellows serve with Indian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for ten months and work in the three pillar areas of AIF: Public Health, Education, and Livelihoods. Benefits = round trip ticket to India, insurance coverage, and a monthly stipend Early ap.

  • Unite for Sight Global Impact Fellows

    Through hands-on, structured training, Global Impact Fellows gain a comprehensive understanding about the complexities and realities of global health, and they learn about best practices in volunteerism, global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. Programs are available in Ghana, India, and Honduras. There are minimal costs for lodging and food. Global Impact Fellows can participate from seven days to multiple months, up to a full year or more.

  • United Planet

    Provides short-term (1-12 weeks) and long-term (6-12 months) volunteer projects in >150 countries.

  • Volunteers for Peace

    Offers placements in over 3000 volunteer projects in more than 100 countries. Specialty is 2-3 week placements but medium and long term option are available too. Fees vary by country (several hundred dollars) and cover food, accommodation and work materials.

  • WWOOF - World WIde Opportunities on Organic Farms

    WWOOF organizations link individuals wanting to volunteer on organic farms in different parts of the world with people who are looking for volunteer help. In return for help, WWOOF hosts offer food, accommodation and opportunities to learn about organic lifestyles.

  • Work in France Program

    A nonprofit org offering short-term, paid position in France (service industry) and unpaid positions in French companies.

  • WorldTeach

    "A nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for individuals to make a meaningful contribution to international education by living and working as volunteer teachers in developing countries." There is a fee that includes airfare, training, and support. Living allowance provided in year-long program, room and board for summer program.

  • volunteerinternational.org

    Lists international volunteer openings. Searchable by region of the world, country, type of work, and project duration.

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Legal
  • Judicial Administration Fellowship Program (California)

    This 11-month program begins in September and is both academic and professional. Fellows are enrolled as graduate students in Public Administration at Sacramento State, and attend regularly scheduled academic seminars. They also serve as full time professional staff in Judicial branch offices. Field assignments will include the Sacramento, San Francisco and Los Angeles offices of the Administrative Office of the Courts, the Judicial Council Office of Governmental Affairs, and county appellate or trial courts.

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Nonprofit
  • Autry Fellowship

    One-year role as staff member at MDC in N. Carolina, addressing the problems of the unemployed, the working poor, and the under-trained in the South. Focus includes public policy, education, and economic and workforce development.

  • Children's Corps

    Children's Corps seeks to improve life opportunities for all children and families who come to the attention of public child welfare system. Corps members are placed with welfare agencies in New York City and Westchester. Throughout their two-year commitment, Corps members serve as case workers and maintain access to professional mentors and regular trainings to support and guide their practice.

  • NYC Service

    Provides database of volunteer opportunities in NYC searchable by career interest, skills, borough and zip code.

  • Philly Fellows

    A one-year program that connects recent graduates with meaningful positions in partnering nonprofits, where they can build capacity, develop new professional skills, and make a difference in the city of Philadelphia.

  • Princeton in Latin America

    Places graduates in one-year, service-oriented positions at NGOs and community based service organizations in Latin America. For most positions, some knowledge of the local language (Spanish, Portuguese, or French) is necessary.

  • Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program

    Prepares college juniors or rising seniors for graduate studies in public and/or international affairs and grooms them for professional roles in public service. A prospective PPIA Fellow must have completed junior year by the start of Junior Summer Institute (JSI) and have at least one full semester or two quarters of course work remaining before graduation, must not have attained a Bachelor’s Degree prior to start of Junior Summer Institute, must be committed to completing a Master’s Degree in public and/or international affairs at one of the PPIA Consortium graduate schools.

  • Stoneleigh Junior Fellowship for Social Change

    Program funding duration varies; fellows have had funding for 1-5 years but it depends on the length of the project. Delete dates and one-year program.

  • The Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

    Fellows spend a year "fighting hunger and poverty with a tight-knit community of emerging leaders." They shape and implement anti-hunger programs all over the U.S. then research and support national policy initiatives in Washington, D.C.

  • Therapeutic Youth Alternatives

    Operates outdoor therapeutic programs, juvenile justice and early intervention programs throughout the eastern U.S., using recreation therapy, adventure therapy, experiential education, and individual and group therapy in helping children become productive adults.

  • UMBC Choice Community Service Fellowship

    One-year program working in teams serving youth involved in the juvenile justice system. Baltimore and Washington DC. Broad range of exposure to community-based services including juvenile justice, human services, public schools, courts, and housing. Offices in Syracuse, San Diego, and Hartford, also.

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Teaching
  • Andover Teaching Fellowship

    One-year experience for recent college graduates. Involves guided work in the classroom, professional seminars, and exposure to theories/methods of experienced faculty.

  • Bell Curves

    Bell Curves, LLC is a socially responsible test preparation and educational services company based in New York City. Since its inception, the company has developed a diverse clientele comprised of non-profit organizations, educational institutions, young professionals, and college and graduate school-bound students.

  • Blue Engine Fellowship

    An 11-month, full-time program in NYC. Blue Engine Teaching Assistants provide "high doses of small-group instruction to help entire grade levels of high school students in New York City master advanced academic material. In addition, Fellows perform secondary roles. e.g., as teaching assistants, and help lead after-school programming.

  • Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - Denver or Houston Schools

    Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - A year of service in an urban education tutoring program in Denver or Houston Public Schools. Fellows manage only 2 or 3 students at a time, depending on the grade level. The small ratio of students to Fellows allows for the individualization of remedial and supplemental instruction. Blueprint Fellows focus on the individual needs of their students, bolstering and accelerating student achievement while helping to close any skill gaps that may exist.

  • Central European Teaching Program

    Teaching in state-run, Central European schools.

  • Citizen Schools Teaching Fellowship

    A two-year leadership development program under the National Teaching Fellowship, an AmeriCorps program. Locations in many states. Fellows lead interactive educational activities, organize and support educational field trips, conduct community outreach, learn about non-profit management, act as trainers, and help to develop programs and curricula, with a focus on urban children and their families.

  • City on a Hill CoaHCORPS

    A one-year program that serves Boston students in grades 9 through 12. CoaHCORPS members deliver individualized instruction in literacy and numeracy.

  • EPIK (English Program in Korea)

    A program of the Korean government that offers one-year teaching opportunities at public schools.

  • EYA Youth Counselor Positions

    Counselors work with groups of about 10 - 12 kids, ages 10 – 18, in a rustic camp setting. It is a full-time, year-round, residential position. Counselors typically spend four or five days working with their group of kids, then enjoy two or three full days and nights off while another Outdoor Youth Counselor takes charge.

  • Emma Willard School Teaching Internship

    A college preparatory boarding and day schools for young women located in Albany, NY. The one-year position includes teaching, coaching and dormitory duties. Each intern teaches two sections under the guidance of the department chair, usually working closely with teachers who have responsibility for other sections of the same course. Interns must be women.

  • Great Oaks Charter School Tutor Corps

    An eleven-month urban education fellowship in Newark, New Jersey. Corps members invest their time and energy in the success of six middle school students to improve their academic skills while building critical personal relationships with students and families.

  • Greenwich Country Day School Co-Teacher Program

    Employs 25 college graduates for a one or two years to experience all aspects of an elementary classroom. Add'l responsibilities include either cecticut is located 30 miles east ooaching athletic teams in grades 6-9 or working in the “Afters” program in grades 1-3. Benefits: $25k annual stipend, housing, generous medical and dental benefits, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Greenwich, Connf NYC. Applications accepted in October and November; decisions made in February.

  • Harris Fellowship in Child Development

    Fellows spend one year (August to August) training at Yale's Calvin Hill Day Care Center and the Yale Child Study Center. Under the supervision of a mentor, they gradually assume all the duties of a teacher.

  • Hidden Villa Education Internship (one year)

    A nonprofit educational org. that uses its organic farm, wilderness, and community to teach about the environment and social justice. It covers 1600 acres in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, about 40 miles south of San Francisco.

  • Inner-City Teaching Corps

    A two-year program in Chicago inner-city, parochial schools. It provides a monthly stipend, housing, meals, health insurance, living expenses, graduate credits through Northeastern University, and transportation.

  • Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)

    Involves teaching or other activities with local residents throughout Japan. Contracts are for one year.

  • Kieve Leadership School Teacher Position (1-2 years)

    Located in Maine, Kieve-Wavus Education promotes environmental stewardship through year-round experiential programs and camps for youth and adults. The position runs from mid-August thru mid-November and mid-February thru mid-June. It involves using a experiential teaching/learning methodology.

  • Massachusetts Promise Fellows

    Fellows are committed to building a better future for children and youth in communities across Massachusetts. One year with living allowance of $14,000, health benefits, free grad/undergrad courses at Northeastern University, a $5,500 educational award, and a transportation allowance.

  • Match Corps

    Recent college graduates from universities across the country commit one year to public service in Boston. They receive a modest living stipend and housing in a dorm at the school.

  • Nanubhai Education Foundation Teaching Program

    A year-long program for recent graduates teaching high school English classes to rural Indian students with a local co-teacher. Benefits = airfare to and from India, living stipend, housing, meals, health insurance, cell phone, and internet access.

  • Naturalist Internship at Foothill Horizons Outdoor School

    A September to June program that offers "the equivalent of a university level teacher training program for people who want to be professional outdoor science educators." Interns receive thorough training before taking on a group of their own students. They rotate through positions as recreation leader, health coordinator, and “evening principal.” Location = Sonora, CA.

  • New England Center for Children

    The New England Center for Children (NECC) is a school for autism located 20 miles west of Boston in Southborough, Massachusetts. We are a private, nonprofit autism education center dedicated to transforming the lives of children with autism worldwide through education, research, and technology.

  • New York City Teaching Fellows

    Fellows "teach in the NYC classrooms that need teachers most" while pursuing a subsidized Master's degree program. They receive a regular teacher's salary and benefits. Similar programs exist in Philadelphia, Chicago, Oakland, DC, Baltimore, and Miami. (See notebook in Education section).

  • Oxford Seminars

    Provides 100-hour TESOL/TESL/TEFL certification courses throughout the US - 7 in NYS

  • Princeton in Asia Fellowship

    Most fellows are placed in one-year teaching positions throughout Asia, some are in workplace - business or media. A "livable" salary is always provided, as well as medical insurance for those who need it. Airfare not usually provided. Small program costs.

  • Reach to Teach

    Offers English teaching jobs in Korea, Taiwan, and China. No certification required. No fees to teachers.

  • Slide Ranch Teacher-in Residence Internship (10.5 months)

    Teachers plan and lead experiential educational programs for children that include the exploration of the farm, garden, trails and tide pools. Located near San Francisco. Benefits = housing, healthy food, and an opportunity to live w/ a group of people in a beautiful rural setting. Applicants must be comfortable living in rustic accommodations.

  • Teach for China Fellowship

    Teach For China takes a unique approach to eliminating educational inequity by enlisting the US and China’s most promising future leaders in the effort. In partnership with the global network Teach For All (www.teachforall.org), Teach For China recruits, selects, trains, and supports outstanding US and Chinese graduates to work side-by-side to deliver an excellent education in high poverty, rural Chinese communities. Teach For China’s Fellows are placed in full-time, two-year teaching commitments at under-resourced schools, where they meet the pressing need for exceptional educators.

  • The Language Flagship Fellowships

    The Language Flagship is a national initiative to change the way Americans learn languages through a groundbreaking approach to language education for students from kindergarten through college. The program leads the nation in designing, supporting, and implementing a new paradigm for advanced language education. Through an innovative partnership among the federal government, education, and business, The Language Flagship graduates students who will take their place among the next generation of global professionals, commanding a superior level of proficiency in languages critical to U.S. competitiveness and security.

  • The Learning Project Teaching Internship (one year)

    A year-long program in Boston, MA. The Learning Project Elementary School is an independent, co-educational day school for grades K-6. Interns train directly with experienced mentor teachers and to develop their own teaching skills by working daily in the classroom. There is a carefully outlined "progression" of responsibilities each Intern is expected to fulfill during each placement, culminating in a take-over week where Interns switch places with the Classroom Head.

  • The Mind Trust Education Entrepreneur Fellowship

    A two-year program for people who envision entirely new approaches to the challenges of public education and who possess the entrepreneurial skill necessary to turns their ideas into reality.

  • Therapeutic Youth Alternatives

    Operates outdoor therapeutic programs, juvenile justice and early intervention programs throughout the eastern U.S., using recreation therapy, adventure therapy, experiential education, and individual and group therapy in helping children become productive adults.

  • U. of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium Internship (1 year)

    Designed for recent college graduates who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. Property is composed of 700 acres of maritime forest and open field, 1,000 acres of salt marsh, and 18 acres of freshwater ponds.

  • Urban Prep Fellows Program Fellowship (Chicago)

    A one year program for recent college graduates interested in working with urban youth at a nationally-renowned all-boys charter public high school. Fellows assist students in small groups by mentoring, tutoring and leading students in their development and progression toward college readiness.

  • WorldTeach

    "A nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for individuals to make a meaningful contribution to international education by living and working as volunteer teachers in developing countries." There is a fee that includes airfare, training, and support. Living allowance provided in year-long program, room and board for summer program.

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Technology
  • Code for America

    Code for America helps governments work better for everyone with the people and the power of the web. Through our Fellowship, Accelerator, and Brigade, we're building a network of cities, citizens, community groups, and startups, all equally committed to reimagining government for the 21st century

  • Math for America Fellowship

    Fellows make a five-year commitment to teach in public schools while actively participating in MƒA corps activities and events. Locations of fellowship are Boston, LA, NY, DC, and Utah.

  • Mentoring at Punahou School

    A year-long teaching position at a private school in Honolulu, Hawaii designed to give support, training, and experience to college graduates who are considering teaching as a career.

  • Museum of Science, Boston Public Programs Fellowship

    Fellows learn about and experience This is an internship opportunity, not a fellowship. Change Title to Musuem of Science Internship.

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Volunteer
  • Amate House

    A year-long volunteer program in Chicago that supports and develops men and women rooted in faith, dedicated to service, and committed to building a more just and loving society. Volunteers are placed in schools, parishes, and social service agencies throughout Chicago and live in intentional communities of six to twelve people. Room, board, health insurance, and small monthly stipend are provided. At completion of program, volunteers also receive the AmeriCorps education award.

  • American Hiking Society - Volunteer Vacations Site

    Lists volunteer opportunities and working vacations in "America's great outdoors." Arranged by state. Also links to state parks and related government agencies.

  • Ashoka

    Offers volunteer opportunities with Ashoka fellows - social entrepreneurs who work in over 60 countries around the globe in every area of human need.

  • Citizen Schools Teaching Fellowship

    A two-year leadership development program under the National Teaching Fellowship, an AmeriCorps program. Locations in many states. Fellows lead interactive educational activities, organize and support educational field trips, conduct community outreach, learn about non-profit management, act as trainers, and help to develop programs and curricula, with a focus on urban children and their families.

  • Cross-Cultural Solutions

    Cross-Cultural Solutions is a nonprofit working to address critical global issues by providing meaningful volunteer service to communities abroad, and contributing responsibly to local economies.

  • Global Volunteer Network

    Offers volunteer programs in poverty-stricken communities in 23 countries. Program types = medical, teaching, children, refugee camps, construction, community, and treks. Length varies from a few weeks to a year. Reasonable fees that cover food and lodging.

  • Global Volunteers

    Offers volunteer service opportunities in community projects in 20 developing countries. Reasonable fees.

  • Hands for Nepal

    Offers voluntary service projects in education, health, community development, and environment. Length varies from weeks to months.

  • HealthCorps

    HealthCorps educates American youth about the workings and wonders of their bodies through in-school seminars on diet, nutrition, and exercise. HealthCorps coordinators, recent college graduates interested in health-related fields, are paid a two-year stipend to teach students that to change their bodies, they must know their bodies.

  • Jesuit Volunteer Corps

    A faith-based voluntary service org. - 48 U.S. cities and 7 countries. Focus is on social justice, simple living, community, and spirituality. Volunteers are not required to subscribe to any religion. Year-long placements.

  • Jewish Coalition for Service

    Volunteer options for one week to one year in the U.S., Israel, and other countries throughout the world.

  • Masa Israel journey

    Masa Israel Journey offers over 200 study, internship, and volunteer opportunities all over Israel lasting between five and twelve months. Our program finder lets you search a range of dates, locations, and types of program so you can find the most relevant options for you.

  • NYC Service

    Provides database of volunteer opportunities in NYC searchable by career interest, skills, borough and zip code.

  • Peace Brigades International

    An NGO that promotes nonviolence and protection of human rights. It sends volunteers to areas of conflict “providing protective accompaniment to human rights defenders threatened by political violence.” Projects are typically for one year and are in Colombia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Mexico, and Nepal. All projects cover the costs of travel to country of work, accommodation, food, internal travel, insurance, repatriation and a stipend to cover additional costs.

  • Projects Abroad

    Organizes volunteer placements (one month and more) overseas in fields including teaching, environment, medicine, journalism, sports, business, law, and human rights.

  • Quaker Voluntary Service

    Boldly and deeply Quaker - grounded in worship, forming leadership for the present and the future of Friends. Passionately engaged in service and social justice - both helping change the world and being transformed together through the experience. Practicing radical hospitality and inclusiveness - with one another and in the community, following the ministry and message of Jesus. This is the vision and the unfolding mission of Quaker Voluntary Service

  • Service Civil International

    A large international voluntary service organization founded in 1920. Organizes both short term work camps and 1-12 month voluntary service projects globally "with the belief that if people from different backgrounds and cultures can work together, peace can result." Low fees that normally cover food, housing and insurance.

  • True Travellers Society

    A Canadian based not-for-profit organization created by travelers, for travelers. "Dedicated to providing free information that will help independent travelers get the most out of their experiences abroad." "Truly travelling involves immersing oneself with the local people, activities, and environment." Lists volunteer options in community development, human rights, medical, teaching, and more.

  • Volunteer.gov/gov

    Lists volunteer options, weeks to months, with federal and state agencies across the country year-round.

  • Volunteers for Peace

    Offers placements in over 3000 volunteer projects in more than 100 countries. Specialty is 2-3 week placements but medium and long term option are available too. Fees vary by country (several hundred dollars) and cover food, accommodation and work materials.

  • WWOOF - World WIde Opportunities on Organic Farms

    WWOOF organizations link individuals wanting to volunteer on organic farms in different parts of the world with people who are looking for volunteer help. In return for help, WWOOF hosts offer food, accommodation and opportunities to learn about organic lifestyles.

  • serve.gov

    A comprehensive clearinghouse of volunteer opportunities across the country and around the world. It is searchable by key word and location.

  • volunteerinternational.org

    Lists international volunteer openings. Searchable by region of the world, country, type of work, and project duration.

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Financial Information

Financial Information

  • Affordable Colleges Online

    Affordable Colleges Foundation came to be in 2011 with the mission to provide strategies and information about pursuing and affordable higher education. Our free community resources materials and tools span topics such as financial-aid and college savings strategies, affordability and scorecard rankings, opportunities for Veterans and people with disabilities, and online learning resources. We have been featured by over 250 top universities in the United States, Canada, and the UK along by several many state and local government organizations.

  • National Science Foundation

    The NSF funds research and education in science and engineering, through grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements. The Foundation accounts for about 20 percent of federal support to academic institutions for basic research.

Loan Consolidation

Loan Consolidation

  • Graduate Leverage

    A student debt advisory service. Assists with: federal loan consolidation lender selection; federal Stafford and Graduate PLUS loan selection; private loan consolidation and lender selection. There is a fee for some types of their assistance.

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Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships and Grants

  • Dell Social Innovation Competition

    Asks undergraduate and graduate students of any discipline to dream up ingenious entrepreneurial ideas that can change the world. The plan that best combines creativity and innovation will win $50k (1st prize), $20k (2nd), or $10k (3rd) to turn their idea into a new business or nonprofit with a mission to change lives for the better.

  • Foundation Center

    Maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants; issues a wide variety of print, electronic, and online information resources; conducts and publishes research on trends in foundation growth, giving, and practice; and offers an array of free and affordable educational programs

  • HolelsCheap.org

    In addition to being a Cheap Lodging provider, HotelsCheap is offering college scholarships for students aspiring to achieve a college education. Having attended college ourselves, we appreciate the difficulty students face in financing their education, and we recognize the benefits a college degree can provide. That's why our need-based scholarship rewards students who are looking to better themselves, who have goals and dreams, and who are committed to achieving a college degree. US students who are 16 years of age or older are encouraged to apply for our scholarships. High school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners are all encouraged to apply.

  • Masa Israel journey

    Masa Israel Journey offers over 200 study, internship, and volunteer opportunities all over Israel lasting between five and twelve months. Our program finder lets you search a range of dates, locations, and types of program so you can find the most relevant options for you.

  • National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service

    Information, news, events, and funding opportunities relating to sustainable agriculture and organic farming.

  • Nursing Scholarships

    This is a searchable scholarship database created specifically for nursing students. The scholarships listed here are provided by nursing associations, educational institutions, foundations, for-profit/non-profit organizations, etc. These are relatively non-competitive scholarships compared to general/non-major specific scholarships.

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness

    The College Cost Reduction and Access Act of 2007 enables professional public service employees to have their loans forgiven by the government after 10 years of payment while in public service, as well as having their monthly payments reduced to a percentage of their monthly income. Go to link for details.

  • TASC

    The TASC Funding Opportunities Database provides after-school practitioners and all those who work with young people with the latest public and private funding information, including ongoing funding sources, as well as time sensitive RFPs.

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Fellowships
  • Center for Transformative Action

    The CTA Changemaker Fellowship program is currently limited to Cornell students. It requires a minimum commitment of two semesters. The number of hours per fellowship will vary from 15-30 hours per month. This is a non-paid fellowship—with the exception of students who have a Federal Workstudy Award.

  • Lend for America

    You'll spend your summer at Lend for America working with real people, real businesses, and real money. You'll get to meet entrepreneurs, review loans, and see how microfinance works in the U.S. You'll unlock your ability to lead a Campus MFI.

Prestigious Competitions
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Junior Fellows Program

    Year-long paid internship for graduating seniors interested in careers in international affairs. Internship is at the Carnegie Endowment for World Peace in Washington, DC. Although U.S. citizenship isn’t necessary, applicant must be eligible to work in the U.S. Cornell endorsement is required. Campus Deadline: Early December.

  • Fulbright U.S. Student Program

    Opportunities for U.S. students (seniors) for study, research, and/or teaching assistantships abroad. Awards include regular full grants, plus awards for travel, critical language, and for English teaching assistantships.

  • Gates Cambridge Scholarships

    One to three years of study in any discipline at Cambridge University. Candidates apply directly through Cambridge. Deadline for Non-U.S. citizens: December 2. E-mail: info@gates.scholarships.cam.ac.uk

  • Rhodes Scholarships for Non-U.S. Citizens

    One to three years of study at Oxford University for citizens of Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Jamaica and Commonwealth Caribbean, Kenya, New Zealand, Pakistan, Southern Africa (including South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, and Swaziland), Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Open to all fields. Deadlines vary.

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Programs Not Requiring Cornell Endorsements
  • 2Seeds Network Project Coordinator (Tanzania)

    Project Coordinators will spend one year in a small team to create or develop innovative and self-sustaining agricultural/economic development projects in Tanzania. All Project Coordinators work for at least 9 months partnering with local farmers to help their communities overcome extreme poverty. Projects must be community-driven, operationally sustainable, and have a measurable impact on the food and income security of the community members that it serves.

  • All-USA College Academic Team

    Recognition program for exceptional full-time undergraduates at four-year institutions in the U.S. and its territories. $2,500 cash award. Faculty nomination required. Deadline: Late November. E-mail: allstars@usatoday.com Ph: 703-854-5890.

  • Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship

    Awards designed for undergraduates and recent graduates interested in artistic and technical production, arts administration, and community engagement. Seasonal fellowships of 38-44 weeks and summer internships of 8-12 weeks available. Deadline for seasonal fellowships: Mid-April. Deadline for summer internships: Mid-March. Ph: 202-554-9066. E-mail: fellows@arenastage.org or interns@arenastage.org

  • Amelia Earhart Fellowships (Zonta International Foundation)

    Women of any nationality with a superior academic record and a bachelor’s degree who are pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree in aerospace-related sciences and engineering. Stipend of $10,000. Current recipients may apply to renew the fellowship for a second year of funding. Deadline: Mid-November. Ph: 630-928-1400. E-mail: programs@zonta.org

  • American Academy in Rome - The Rome Prize

    Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about thirty emerging artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their working lives. Deadline in November. Undergraduate students are not eligible.

  • American Foundation for Aging Research (AFAR) Awards

    Supports education and research in aging through fellowships to undergraduate and graduate students. $1,000 per semester for graduate students; $500 per semester for undergraduate students. Open deadline. Ph: 518-437-4448. E-mail: afar_office@ncsu.edu or afar@agingresearchfoundation.org

  • American Heart Association Summer Fellowship - Midwest

    Encourages juniors and seniors from all disciplines to consider research careers while supporting the highest quality scientific investigation broadly related to cardiovascular disease and stroke. Various Midwest locations.

  • American Institute of Indian Studies Fellowships

    Founded to assist scholars in their study of all aspects of Indian history, culture and contemporary life, the Institute brings about 35 scholars to India every year. Non U.S. citizens are welcome to apply for AIIS fellowships as long as they are either graduate students or full-time faculty at a college or university in the U.S. Deadline: July 1. E-mail: aiis@uchicago.edu Ph: 773-702-8638. University contact: Graduate School Office: 607-255-5820.

  • American Physiological Society Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship

    Support full-time students to assist in basic research in the laboratory of an established investigator - at the student's institution or at another. The intent of this program is to excite and encourage students to pursue a career as a basic research scientist.

  • American Prospect Writing Fellowships

    Offers young journalists the opportunity to spend two full years at the magazine in Washington, DC, actively developing, practicing and honing their journalistic skills. Each Fellow writes three or four full-length articles for the Prospect and the website.

  • American School of Classical Studies at Athens

    A variety of fellowships available to graduate students, PhDs, and postdocs for anthropological and archaeological research, mainly, in Greece.

  • Amnesty International

    Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 3 million supporters, members and activists in over 150 countries and territories who campaign to end grave abuses of human rights.

  • Andover Teaching Fellowship

    One-year experience for recent college graduates. Involves guided work in the classroom, professional seminars, and exposure to theories/methods of experienced faculty.

  • ArtCorps

    Through community arts projects, artists educate and inspire people to participate actively in improving the environmental, health, and social conditions in communities in Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras. Must be fluent in Spanish. One-year placements.

  • Asia Pacific Leadership Program

    Graduate-level nine-month certificate program (including a minimum 5-month residency at the East-West Center in Honolulu) that combines regional expertise with the enhancement of individual leadership skills. Recent graduates and enrolled graduate students as well as mid-career professionals are eligible. Deadlines vary. e-mail contacts: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/about-ewc/help/web-help

  • Asian Cultural Council

    Individual fellowship grants to artists, scholars, students, and specialists from Asia for study, research, travel and creative work in the U.S. Americans seeking aid to undertake activities in Asia are also eligible to apply. Funding from one month to one year available. Deadlines vary. Website for list of contacts: http://www.asianculturalcouncil.org/?page_id=91

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Japan Scholarship Program

    Citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asian and the Pacific Region. At least two years of professional working experience required at the time of application. Full scholarships for one-two years. E-mail: adbjsp@adb.org

  • Association for Women in Science Educational Foundation M. Hildred Blewitt Scholarship

    For female students who have completed work towards a PhD to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers for family reasons. Resident aliens of the U.S. or Canada as well as legal residents are eligible. Contact: 703-894-4490. E-mail: awis@awis.org

  • Autry Fellowship

    One-year role as staff member at MDC in N. Carolina, addressing the problems of the unemployed, the working poor, and the under-trained in the South. Focus includes public policy, education, and economic and workforce development.

  • Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program

    Brings African American, Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Asian college seniors and recent graduates to Washington, D.C. Congressional offices to learn about health policy.

  • Bibliographical Society of America Fellowship Program

    Panzer Senior Fellowship ($6,000/mo. stipend for up to three months) and short-term fellowships ($2,000-$3,000/mo. stipend for up to two months) supports research in topics relating to book production and distribution in Great Britain during the hand-press period as well as studies of authorship based on examination of British books published during that time. Deadline: December 1, 2011. E-mail: bsa@bibsocamer.org

  • Blue Engine Fellowship

    An 11-month, full-time program in NYC. Blue Engine Teaching Assistants provide "high doses of small-group instruction to help entire grade levels of high school students in New York City master advanced academic material. In addition, Fellows perform secondary roles. e.g., as teaching assistants, and help lead after-school programming.

  • Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - Denver or Houston Schools

    Blueprint Mentoring Fellowship - A year of service in an urban education tutoring program in Denver or Houston Public Schools. Fellows manage only 2 or 3 students at a time, depending on the grade level. The small ratio of students to Fellows allows for the individualization of remedial and supplemental instruction. Blueprint Fellows focus on the individual needs of their students, bolstering and accelerating student achievement while helping to close any skill gaps that may exist.

  • Blumenthal Summer Internships

    Paid internships in nonprofit organizations located in NYC or Westchester County. Open to sophomores and juniors interested in social justice and/or human service issues. To apply, go to Cornell CareerNet, enter "Blumenthal" in the key word search, and follow instructions.

  • Boston Teacher Residency

    A 13-month program to recruit, prepare, and license teachers to work in the city's schools. Teacher Residents co-teach with a mentor teacher in one of Boston's most effective public schools, take course work facilitated by exceptional teachers and university faculty.

  • California Healthcare Workforce Alliance Fellowship

    HCC, the California Healthcare Workforce Alliance, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Southern California Chapter and health employers offer three to six month, full-time fellowships from the end of June to the end of December. Fellows are paid a stipend.

  • Center for Transformative Action

    The CTA Changemaker Fellowship program is currently limited to Cornell students. It requires a minimum commitment of two semesters. The number of hours per fellowship will vary from 15-30 hours per month. This is a non-paid fellowship—with the exception of students who have a Federal Workstudy Award.

  • Charles G. Koch Summer Fellow Program

    Washington, D.C. internships in policy research, leadership and talent development, grassroots education, marketing, and network development. Runs in the summer, fall, and spring.

  • Children's Corps

    Children's Corps seeks to improve life opportunities for all children and families who come to the attention of public child welfare system. Corps members are placed with welfare agencies in New York City and Westchester. Throughout their two-year commitment, Corps members serve as case workers and maintain access to professional mentors and regular trainings to support and guide their practice.

  • Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program

    The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, now in its 17th year, provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.

  • Citizen Schools Teaching Fellowship

    A two-year leadership development program under the National Teaching Fellowship, an AmeriCorps program. Locations in many states. Fellows lead interactive educational activities, organize and support educational field trips, conduct community outreach, learn about non-profit management, act as trainers, and help to develop programs and curricula, with a focus on urban children and their families.

  • City Hall Fellows

    A 12-month, paid, position for graduating seniors. The fellowship "integrates hands-on experience working within the highest levels of local government with intensive training in how cities work." Fellows will be placed in 3 cities: Houston; San Francisco; and Baton Rouge.

  • City of New York Urban Fellows Program

    Prestigious 9-month program provides an intensive orientation to the process and responsibilities of City government. Office placements have included human services, criminal justice, health, housing, transportation and economic development. The 9-month fellowship offers a $25,000 stipend.

  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Public Policy Fellowship

    Offers up to 20 talented Latinos from across the country the opportunity to gain hands-on experience at the national level in the public policy area of their choice with the General Public Policy Fellowship. Must be college or university graduates (with a BA/BS or graduate degree) within one year of application deadline, or be currently enrolled as graduate students.

  • Cornell Community Partnership Board Grant

    The CPB is a student-run program of Cornell's Public Service Center. It seeks to foster student leadership and social responsibility by assisting students in developing grassroots community action projects and administers grants to make these projects possible.

  • DAAD Annual Grants

    Undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships to study in the Federal Republic of Germany. Foreign nationals are eligible if they are attending a U.S. Institution for their undergraduate degree. Applications in all fields are accepted, but the focus should be on scholarly research. Ph: 212-758-3223. E-mail: daadny@daad.org. Cornell Contact: Professor Paul Fleming, German Studies; e-mail: pf239@cornell.edu.

  • Davis-Putter Scholarships

    Need-based grants (up to $10,000) to undergraduate or graduate students actively working for peace and justice on campus and/or in the community. Deadline: April 1.

  • Dell Social Innovation Competition

    Asks undergraduate and graduate students of any discipline to dream up ingenious entrepreneurial ideas that can change the world. The plan that best combines creativity and innovation will win $50k (1st prize), $20k (2nd), or $10k (3rd) to turn their idea into a new business or nonprofit with a mission to change lives for the better.

  • Department of Energy Scholars Program

    An opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE at various stages in your education. Sophomores - grad students. Internships last ten weeks during the summer; up to 16 weeks throughout the appointed semester. There are locations in 14 states.

  • Department of State/Foreign Affairs Fellowship

    The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation has been authorized by the Department of State to accept applications for the Foreign Affairs Fellowship. This programs is designed to attract outstanding students who are interested in pursuing a foreign service career with the U.S. Department of State. Details in the Career Services Library.

  • Deshpande Junior Fellows Program

    A six month residential training program in Hubli, Karnataka which prepares young professionals with varying years of work experience to start their own social enterprise. For two months the fellow an intensive program focusing on English oral communication, technical writing and presentation skills. The remaining four months is spent in the Deshpande Center for Social Entrepreneurship.

  • Do Something Awards

    Do Something Award nominees and winners represent the pivotal "do-ers" in their field, cause, or issue. Finalists will appear on the Do Something Awards on Vh1 and are rewarded with a community grant, media coverage and continued support from DoSomething.org. The grand prize winner will receive $100,000 during the broadcast. Must be 25 years old or younger. Grant money is paid directly to the nominee's organization or the not-for-profit of the nominee’s choice.

  • EPFL Summer Research Program for Undergraduates

    Takes place in Lausanne, Switzerland. Open to undergraduates (freshmen, sophomors and juniors) in biology, physics, chemistry, bio-engineering, or computational sciences who are interested in careers in the life sciences. Each student is matched with a specific laboratory based on the student's interest and background and will work as a member of the research group for a period of eight weeks.

  • Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

    Funding to conduct public service projects anywhere in the world. Stipend of $60,000 paid over two years. E-mail: info@echoinggreen.org

  • El Pomar Fellowship in Community Service

    Two-year salaried program for graduates of four-year universities or colleges, who have a Colorado connection, can demonstrate leadership potential, and have an interest in community and/or public service.

  • Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics

    Prize of up to $5,000, including 2nd and 3rd prizes, as well as honorable mentions, for essays written about ethical issues. Must be a full-time junior or senior at a four-year college or university in the U.S. Faculty sponsorship and enrollment verification from college registrar required. Deadline: December 5. Ph: 212-490-7788 for more information.

  • Entomological Society of America

    Scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in entomology or a related science. Deadlines vary. Ph: 301-731-4535. E-mail: esa@entsoc.org

  • Environment America Fellowship

    A two-year program that allows recent college graduates to work side by side with leaders in the environmental movement and get the training they need to tackle the environmental challenges we’re facing today—from global warming and energy policy, to cleaning up our air and water, and preserving our open spaces.

  • Environment at Harvard

    Fellowships in environmental research, education, and outreach at Harvard University.

  • Environmental Research and Education Foundation

    This scholarship recognizes excellence in master’s, doctoral, or post-doctoral waste management research and education. Ph: 919-861-6876. E-mail: foundation@erefdn.org

  • Exploration Fund of the Explorers Club

    Award grants from $500-$5,000 in support of exploration and field research through respective school with a supervising instructor.

  • FRESCH

    Free scholarship search engine.

  • Fastaid.com

    The world's largest and oldest private-sector scholarships, graduate scholarships, worldwide scholarships, fellowships, grants and free undergraduate college scholarship database.

  • Fastweb

    Fastweb is the premier online resource for paying and preparing for college.

  • Fellowships in California Government

    There are five different fellowships for graduating seniors. Each lasts 11 months.

  • For One World Travel Grant

    This is a partially funded summer volunteer position at Ayi International School in Ghana. The grant should cover all or most of airfare and additional costs are minimal – housing is provided and meals are inexpensive. Potential projects can relate to the writing curriculum, early childhood education, the math program, expressive arts, hands-on science projects, or the computer curriculum.

  • Foundation Center

    Maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants; issues a wide variety of print, electronic, and online information resources; conducts and publishes research on trends in foundation growth, giving, and practice; and offers an array of free and affordable educational programs

  • Freeman Indonesia Nonprofit Internship Program

    A 9-week summer program in Indonesia for sophomores and juniors that "aims to develop student leaders and strengthen the nonprofit sector in Indonesia." Internships and coursework will be arranged by IIEF in three cities: Bandung, Malang, and Yogyakarta.

  • French Ministry of Education Assistantship Program

    Every year, the French Ministry of Education and the Cultural Services at the French Embassy offer paid teaching assistantship positions in French elementary and secondary schools. Students need to secure own housing.

  • Glamour Magazine’s Top Ten College Women Competition

    $3,000 cash award to outstanding juniors, any field of study, recognition in Glamour magazine, and a 3-day trip to NYC for the awards presentation. E-mail: ttcw@glamour.com

  • Global Health Corps Fellowship

    GHC "aims to mobilize a global community of emerging leaders to build a movement for health equity." The 13-month fellowships are available in Rwanda, Malawi, Uganda, Burundi, Zambia, and the United States. Anyone committed to social justice and health equity is encouraged to apply. Several placements are available in each country; duties vary.

  • Google Policy Fellowship (Summer)

    For students (freshmen - grad level) who are passionate about technology, and want to spend the summer diving headfirst into Internet policy." Fellows work at public interest organizations at the forefront of debates on broadband and access policy, content regulation, copyright and trademark reform, consumer privacy, etc.

  • Great Oaks Charter School Tutor Corps

    An eleven-month urban education fellowship in Newark, New Jersey. Corps members invest their time and energy in the success of six middle school students to improve their academic skills while building critical personal relationships with students and families.

  • Greenlining Academy Fellowship (One Year)

    A year-long leadership training program for multi-ethnic students who have completed their undergraduate studies and want experience working on low-income and minority economic development. Fellows work independently and develop expertise in a specific program area (banking, health, telecommunications, or sustainable development) under the direction of Greenlining staff.

  • Greenwich Country Day School Co-Teacher Program

    Employs 25 college graduates for a one or two years to experience all aspects of an elementary classroom. Add'l responsibilities include either cecticut is located 30 miles east ooaching athletic teams in grades 6-9 or working in the “Afters” program in grades 1-3. Benefits: $25k annual stipend, housing, generous medical and dental benefits, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Greenwich, Connf NYC. Applications accepted in October and November; decisions made in February.

  • Harris Fellowship in Child Development

    Fellows spend one year (August to August) training at Yale's Calvin Hill Day Care Center and the Yale Child Study Center. Under the supervision of a mentor, they gradually assume all the duties of a teacher.

  • Hearst Minority Fellowship

    The Fellowship provides partial tuition in addition to a stipend for one academic year. Minority applicants who are citizens of the USA are eligible to compete for this award. Only entering students at University at Albany who will pursue the MS or MPH degree will be considered.

  • Hellenic American Educational Foundation Teaching Fellow Program

    Located in Psychico, Greece. Fellows spend 30 hours per week. They teach in supervised classes, help in preparation of materials and become involved in such areas as school publications, the Forensics Club, theater productions, computer labs, the College Counseling Office, library research, sports, remedial education, etc.

  • Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowships

    Internship opportunity for college graduates to serve 6-9 months with a participating organization of their choice in Washington DC. Deadlines twice each year.

  • Hertog Political Studies Program (Summer)

    A six week, fully funded ($3,000 stipend) summer program in political philosophy and American politics for college juniors, seniors, and recent graduates. Located in Washington, DC, the program aims to help educate and prepare a new generation of intellectual and political leaders by bringing a select group of university students together with some of the nation's great political scholars and actors.

  • Horseshoe Farm Fellowship

    A 13-month program for students preparing for careers in medicine or healthcare as well as other students with strong leadership potential. Located on a 70 acre farm campus in Greensboro, Alabama. Fellows are trained to provide leadership in service to their communities and potentially to develop innovative community based solutions to the problems facing the broader healthcare system. Training involves readings and discussions to health care systems topics including health care law and ethics, health care economics, the structure and financing of the health care system, the history of American medicine, and health policy.

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute

    Year long Research Training Fellowships for Medical Students – Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. medical, dental, or veterinary program. The fellowship research may be conducted at any academic or nonprofit institution in the U.S., except the National Institutes of Health. Research may be conducted abroad if the fellow's mentor is affiliated with a U.S. institution. Annual stipend of $28,000, an annual fellow's allowance of $5,500, and a relocation reimbursement of $1,500. Deadline: Early January. Ph: 301-215-8500. E-mail: webmaster@hhmi.org

  • Humanity in Action Summer Fellowship

    Separate five-week summer programs in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris, and Warsaw. They bring together international groups of college students and recent graduates to explore different national histories of discrimination and resistance, as well as examples of issues affecting different minority groups today.

  • Indicorps Fellowship

    One and two-year service fellowships for young professionals of Indian origin with grassroots service organizations in India. Nominal stipend to enable fellows to live simply and work in India for the duration of their fellowship. Indicorps or the local project partner organization covers basic room, board, and fellowship-related travel.

  • Institute for Humane Studies Fellowships

    For undergraduate and graduate students who are exploring the principles, practices, and institutions necessary to a free society. Fellowships up to $15,000 are awarded annually for study in the U.S. or abroad. Deadline: December 31. Ph: 703-993-4880 or 1-800-697-8799. E-mail: http://www.theihs.org/contactIHS

  • Int'l Radio and TV Society Summer Fellowship

    A nine-week summer program that begins with a comprehensive one-week orientation to broadcasting, cable, advertising, and new media. Students are then assigned an eight-week fellowship in a New York-based corporation which allows them to reinforce or redefine specific career goals before settling into a permanent job. Open to juniors, seniors, or graduate students.

  • Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship

    Applicants must be natives of countries in the Western Hemisphere, journalists or students in the final year of their journalism course, be between 21 and 35 years old, be fluent in the language of the country where they will go to study. Journalism students will have to complete their university studies before the start of the scholarship year. Apply betweeen October and January.

  • InterExchange Foundation

    Christianson Grant: Open to individuals who have sought out and arranged their own work abroad programs. First-year thru grad level students are eligible. Proposed programs must be at least sixth months and involve either work, an internship or a volunteer abroad program.

  • International Dissertation Research Fellowships

    Nine-12 months of support to graduate students who are enrolled in doctoral programs in the social sciences and humanities in the U.S. and are conducting dissertation field research outside the U.S. Awards of approximately $19,000. E-mail: idrf@ssrc.org or info@ssrc.org or Ph: 212-377-2700.

  • International Education Financial Aid (IEFA)

    IEFA is the premier resource for financial aid, college scholarship, and grant information for US and international students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive college scholarship search and grant listings plus international student loan programs and other information to promote study abroad.

  • International Scholarship Search

    The International Scholarship Search is the premier financial aid, college scholarship and international scholarship resource for students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad.

  • Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums and also Conservation Fellowships

    One-year post-graduate internships in art history, conservation, museum education, or curation. Deadline: Early April. Ph: 212-861-4993. E-mail: info@kressfoundation.org

  • J.W Saxe Fund Network/Resources for Public Service

    The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund provides scholarships annually to one or more undergraduate or graduate students working in public service. The award is meant to enable the student to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job during a summer or other term.

  • Janet McKinley '74 Family Grant

    The Janet McKinley ’74 Family Grant is open to all Cornell sophomores for the purpose of assisting students in pursuing interesting, provocative, and entrepreneurial summer projects, with the intent of having a direct and lasting impact on many generations of Cornell students. Early March deadline.

  • Jessica Jennifer Cohen Foundation

    Provides financial assistance to students, freshmen thru grad level, to enable them to perform community service that otherwise would be financially difficult for them to do so. Service may be through employment or other association with a nonprofit organization, through the development and execution of a person’s own program of community service, or through any other suitable community service activity.

  • John Bayliss Radio Scholarship

    Scholarships of $5,000 for juniors, seniors, or Master’s level study, majoring in broadcast communications. Permanent residency required. Ph: 831-655-5229.

  • John Kenneth Galbraith Public Policy Fellowship Program

    For recent graduates and graduate students interested in careers in public policy or economics. Awarded for full-time work during four, six, eight or twelve month periods. Based in Washington, DC. Applicants must demonstrate strong research and writing skills, community services and leadership experience and a commitment to liberal ideals.

  • Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program

    For individuals from World Bank member countries to undertake graduate studies at any university located in a World Bank member country except their own. Suggested fields of study: economics, health, education, public policy, agriculture, population, rural development, environment and natural resource management, or other development-related subjects. Candidates commit to return to and work in their home countries after completion of their studies. For more information, Ph: 202-473-1000.

  • Josephine de Karman Fellowship

    Only current undergraduate seniors, or graduate candidates who’ll defend their dissertations by that same year are eligible. Study must be carried out only in the United States and all funds must be expended only within this country. The fellowship is for one academic year and may not be renewed or postponed. DeKarman fellowships are open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a university or college located within the United States.

  • Judicial Administration Fellowship Program (California)

    This 11-month program begins in September and is both academic and professional. Fellows are enrolled as graduate students in Public Administration at Sacramento State, and attend regularly scheduled academic seminars. They also serve as full time professional staff in Judicial branch offices. Field assignments will include the Sacramento, San Francisco and Los Angeles offices of the Administrative Office of the Courts, the Judicial Council Office of Governmental Affairs, and county appellate or trial courts.

  • Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship

    Award for graduates of fine arts programs (Architecture, Art, Music, Theatre, and Urban and Regional Planning) for advanced study in the U.S. or abroad. Preference will be given to applicants who are under 25 years of age. Three major Fellowships will be awarded, one of approximately $20,000 in any field of music; one of approximately $20,000 in instrumental or vocal music, architectural design and history, art and design, theatre, or dance; and one of approximately $9,000 in art, architecture, dance, landscape architecture, theatre, or urban and regional planning. Deadline: December 1. Applicants must have permanent residency status in the U.S. Contact: Robert Graves, Chair of the Fellowship Committee. Ph: 217-333-1661. Additional contact/e-mail: rewilcox@illinois.edu

  • Kessler Fellows Program

    For Cornell’s engineering students who are interested in the entrepreneurial world, including setting up a business, working in a start-up, or other venture. Recipients receive a $2,000 cash award at the end of spring course “Essentials of Entrepreneurism,” plus $1,000 per week during a 10-12 week summer placement. Must apply junior year. Applications due mid-November. Contact Tracey Brant (tlb10), Program Director, 203D Carpenter Hall; Ph: 607-254-6438.

  • Lend for America

    You'll spend your summer at Lend for America working with real people, real businesses, and real money. You'll get to meet entrepreneurs, review loans, and see how microfinance works in the U.S. You'll unlock your ability to lead a Campus MFI.

  • Leonard M. Rieser Fellowship

    Provides a one-time award of up to $4,000 to pursue projects that explore issues at the intersection of science, global security, and public policy, focusing on a significant aspect of nuclear security, climate stabilization or biotechnology. Any undergraduate student is eligible to apply.

  • Level Playing Field Institute Summer Teaching Fellowship

    A 7-week program of the Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH) on the UC Berkeley campus. SMASH serves underrepresented populations.

  • Lotte Lenya Competition

    A theatre-singing competition open to singers from any nation aged 19-30. Prizes range from $7,500-$15,000. Contact: kwfinfo@kwf.org or Ph: 212-505-5240.

  • Mabelle Arole Fellowship

    For pre-meds – must be accepted to medical school but not begun. Fellows live, work, and learn in Jamkhed, India for one year and gain experience in the hospital (in-patient and out-patient and in the field) and work on a project. Funding provided for housing, living expenses, and airfare.

  • Marine Sciences Undergraduate Summer Fellowship

    Offered by the University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. Designed to introduce bright and energetic undergraduates (juniors and seniors) to research in the marine sciences.

  • Massachusetts Promise Fellows

    Fellows are committed to building a better future for children and youth in communities across Massachusetts. One year with living allowance of $14,000, health benefits, free grad/undergrad courses at Northeastern University, a $5,500 educational award, and a transportation allowance.

  • Math for America Fellowship

    Fellows make a five-year commitment to teach in public schools while actively participating in MƒA corps activities and events. Locations of fellowship are Boston, LA, NY, DC, and Utah.

  • Mayoral Fellowship Program (Providence, RI)

    A full-time, 10-week summer program. Fellows work with a department head on a city government issue to see how the City functions on a daily basis, as well as learn how long-term goals and policies are constructed. Must have completed four semesters of college.

  • McCarter Theatre Center Professional Internship

    Full-time positions in professional theatre and arts management in one of several departments. Possibilities = directing, producing, casting, general mgt, development, marketing and special events mgt., wardrobe, stage mgt., educational theatre, and literary mgt. August through June of following year.

  • Mentoring at Punahou School

    A year-long teaching position at a private school in Honolulu, Hawaii designed to give support, training, and experience to college graduates who are considering teaching as a career.

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Internship in Educational Media

    Twelve-month internships for recent college graduates in design/media production, education, art history, and related fields.

  • Microsoft Scholarships

    Four types of scholarships—1) general scholarships; 2) women’s scholarships; 3) minority scholarships; and 4) scholarships for students with disabilities—for undergraduate students interested in computer science and related technical disciplines. One-year award for students attending institutions in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. All recipients of a scholarship will be required to apply for a salaried summer internship of 12 weeks or more at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, WA. For the deadline and other details, e-mail scholars@microsoft.com

  • Minorities - College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

    A database searchable by keyword, designed specifically for minority students.

  • Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden Fellowship

    Students work at the museum site in NYC for six to nine weeks between June and August. They participate, first hand, in the inner-workings of a historic house museum, particularly in the Museum’s education department. They also engage in historical research related to the Museum's period rooms, exhibits, and programs.

  • Museum of Science, Boston Public Programs Fellowship

    Fellows learn about and experience This is an internship opportunity, not a fellowship. Change Title to Musuem of Science Internship.

  • NPR Fellowships

    NPR fellowships offer early to mid-career professionals an opportunity to share their talents and hone their skills while working at NPR and our Member Stations.

  • Nanubhai Education Foundation Teaching Program

    A year-long program for recent graduates teaching high school English classes to rural Indian students with a local co-teacher. Benefits = airfare to and from India, living stipend, housing, meals, health insurance, cell phone, and internet access.

  • National Gallery of Art Graduate Internships

    A $26,000 year-long internship available to graduating seniors and those who have recently completed their MA, MFA, or M Arch degrees. Deadline: Early January. Ph: (202) 842-6257.

  • National Oceanic and Atomospheric Administration Undergraduate Fellowships

    Information on several summer fellowships and internships for students (freshmen - grad level) interested in coastal, marine, and environmental management or research. Compensation and application deadlines vary - see site for details on each.

  • National Repertory Orchestra Summer Fellowship

    Offers these summer positions: personnel intern; artistic and education intern; production intern; music library intern; marketing/pr intern; development intern; administrative intern; and video intern.

  • National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowships

    Fellows confront global warming on their individual campuses by committing to reduce net emissions on campus by 30% by 2020, approximately 2% per year. Fellows also help to educate and engage the campus community on global warming impacts and solutions. Students receive a modest grant, project support, recognition of their accomplishments and other perks.

  • New Sector Alliance Summer Fellows Program

    New Sector Alliance is a nonprofit strategy consulting firm. Summer fellows work in Boston or San Francisco. Their projects include measuring impact, developing collaborations and partnerships, promoting effective use of technology, engaging volunteers, and expanding communications and strategic marketing efforts. ”We strive to ensure that every project provides each Fellow an opportunity to make a substantive, lasting impact on an organization while developing his or her civic engagement, leadership, and professional skills.”

  • New York City Teaching Fellows

    Fellows "teach in the NYC classrooms that need teachers most" while pursuing a subsidized Master's degree program. They receive a regular teacher's salary and benefits. Similar programs exist in Philadelphia, Chicago, Oakland, DC, Baltimore, and Miami. (See notebook in Education section).

  • New York City Urban Fellows Program

    For recent graduates to gain meaningful work experience in NYC public policy, urban planning and government operations as they consider careers in public service. Nine month duration.

  • New York State Senate Fellowships

    NYS offers 14 full-time fellowships each year. In most cases, Fellows must be full-time matriculated graduate students in an accredited university during the immediate previous spring and fall semesters. Most are in a senator’s office, one is in the Majority Press Office (pr/communications-oriented) and one is with the Senate Finance Committee (finance oriented).

  • Open Society Institute Baltimore Community Fellowships

    To encourage public and community service careers, expand the number of mentors and role models available to youth in inner-city neighborhoods, and promote entrepreneurial initiatives that empower communities to increase opportunities and improve the quality of life for their residents.

  • Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowships

    OAS Graduate Scholarships: For graduate study or research in any field except medical sciences and the learning of new languages. Awards do not exceed $30,000 per year. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-458-6166. E-mail: scholarships@oas.org OAS Undergraduate Scholarships: Awards of up to $30,000 per year for the last 2 years of undergraduate study. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-458-6166. E-mail: scholarships@oas.org

  • Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship

    Supports doctoral dissertations that explore the sources and nature of international conflict, and strategies to prevent or end conflict and to sustain peace. Citizens of all countries are eligible, but they must be enrolled in an accredited institution in the U.S. Fellowships last for 10 months starting in September. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-457-1700.

  • Pearson Prize for Higher Education

    Awarded to college students who have demonstrated leadership in community service and who have completed at least one year of college. 20 Fellows receive $10,00 and 50 receive $500. Application deadline: mid March.

  • Philly Fellows

    A one-year program that connects recent graduates with meaningful positions in partnering nonprofits, where they can build capacity, develop new professional skills, and make a difference in the city of Philadelphia.

  • Piedmont Environmental Council Summer Fellowship

    A 7-week summer program for students and recent grads in rural Virginia. Provides lessons and activities in land conservation, smart growth, agriculture, communications, grassroots advocacy, GIS mapping, and community outreach.

  • Population Research Center Summer Fellowship

    An eight-week summer program at the University of Texas, Austin. It involves the study of social demography through course work and a mentored research experience with senior PRC graduate students. Students register for a 3-hour summer course during the first half of the summer, then dedicate the second half of the summer to their own projects in collaboration with their graduate student mentor and under the overall guidance of the faculty co-directors. Student papers are then presented at the annual fall meeting of the Southern Demographic Association.

  • Princeton in Asia Fellowship

    Most fellows are placed in one-year teaching positions throughout Asia, some are in workplace - business or media. A "livable" salary is always provided, as well as medical insurance for those who need it. Airfare not usually provided. Small program costs.

  • Princeton in Latin America

    Places graduates in one-year, service-oriented positions at NGOs and community based service organizations in Latin America. For most positions, some knowledge of the local language (Spanish, Portuguese, or French) is necessary.

  • Public Allies Turning The Tide Fellowship Program

    "For promising young talent to explore careers in the human services field." Two years; six cities. Fellows work with "vulnerable populations of children" with various multi-service agencies and participate in a nationally recognized leadership training program for those committed to public service careers.

  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

    Programs and funding opportunities to support research.

  • Robert L. Bartley Fellowship Program (Journalism)

    The fellowships, consisting of paid internships, will be provided to young thinkers and writers whose views are broadly consistent with Bob Bartley's philosophy and who aspire to careers in journalism. Applicants should be beginning journalists, upperclassmen or graduate students with reporting and writing backgrounds at their school newspapers or elsewhere.

  • Rotary Peace Scholarships

    Rotary Peace Fellows are leaders promoting national and international cooperation, peace, and the successful resolution of conflict throughout their lives, in their careers, and through service activities. Fellows can earn either a master’s degree in international relations, public administration, sustainable development, peace studies, conflict resolution, or a related field, or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict resolution. Deadlines vary by Rotary district.

  • SOM Foundation Fellowship

    The SOM Foundation supports individuals with the highest design aspirations and enables them, through research and travel, to broaden their horizons and achieve excellence in their professional or academic careers.

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    An "intensive" 10-week program in Syracuse, NY, to expose people completing their junior year to biomedical research. With appropriate faculty help, students formulate their own proposal, carry out research, write a research paper and see their work published. Must be between junior and senior years.

  • Samuel Huntington Public Service Fellowship Award

    Annual stipend of $10,000 for a graduating college senior to pursue public service anywhere in the world. To apply, student must develop a proposal for public service in the U.S. or abroad.

  • Sigma Delta Epsilon (SDE/GWS Awards)

    For graduate women in the natural sciences.

  • Smithsonian

    Competitive internship and fellowship programs as well as externally peer reviewed grant programs bring students and scholars from universities, museums and research Institutes from the U.S. and abroad to the Smithsonian Institution to maximize the use and research potential of its vast collections and facilities.

  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (IAM)

    Links to short-term and summer positions, summer study programs, and fellowships.

  • Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

    $25,000 award designed to identify the most talented applicants conducting dissertation research related to education. Candidates for the doctoral degree at a graduate school within the U.S. are eligible. Ph: 202-334-2341. E-mail: info@naeducation.org

  • Stoneleigh Junior Fellowship for Social Change

    Program funding duration varies; fellows have had funding for 1-5 years but it depends on the length of the project. Delete dates and one-year program.

  • Susan Tarrow Fellowship

    Supports 6-8 weeks of field study

  • TASC

    The TASC Funding Opportunities Database provides after-school practitioners and all those who work with young people with the latest public and private funding information, including ongoing funding sources, as well as time sensitive RFPs.

  • The AIF Clinton Fellowship for Service

    The mission of the program is “to accelerate social and economic change in India and create lasting connection between young American leaders and Indian NGOs.” Fellows serve with Indian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for ten months and work in the three pillar areas of AIF: Public Health, Education, and Livelihoods. Benefits = round trip ticket to India, insurance coverage, and a monthly stipend Early ap.

  • The Alliance Health Project Post-Baccalaureate Internship Program

    A one-year program in San Francisco that introduces college graduates to the non-profit arena, which may aid them in choosing careers in public health and related health care fields. Internships are available in various AHP areas; HIV Counseling and Testing Program, Research Program, Psychosocial Support Services, REACH Program, Training Program, AHP Services Center Operations, and Development.

  • The American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) Mesopotamian Fellowship

    $9,000 of support for three months-one year of research on ancient Mesopotamian civilization including travel to work on museum collections or archives. Pre-doctoral and post-doctoral scholars from any country may apply. Contact: Andy Vaughn, asored@bu.edu General Ph: 617- 353-6570 http://www.asor.org/fellowships/excavation.html Information on other funding sources: http://www.asor.org/fellowships/associated.html CU page linking to additional scholarships: http://www.archaeology.cornell.edu/links.html

  • The American-Scandinavian Foundation

    The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) is the leading cultural and educational link between the U.S. and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. An American non-profit organization, the ASF works to build international understanding with an extensive program of fellowships, grants, intern/trainee sponsorship, publishing and membership offerings. The ASF is headquartered in New York City at Scandinavia House, a public forum presenting a wide range of exhibitions, films, concerts, lectures, symposia and family programs.

  • The Amgen Scholars Program - University of Washington

    Places selected sophomores and juniors in premiere research groups under the direction of UW faculty in the biomedical sciences and provides related seminars, career exploration, graduate school preparation, and other activities. The program enables students to explore connections between their undergraduate major areas of study and future post-graduate study focused on research in science, biotechnology and related fields.

  • The Center for Green Schools Fellowship

    A three-year program. Fellows work with a school district to initiate and/or accelerate various initiatives that may have languished for lack of manpower or resources, including: monitoring energy usage and decreasing consumption by educating staff and students, disseminating environmental curriculum resources, establishing indoor air quality policies and practices, revising maintenance and transportation contracts and improving recycling, school garden and composting programs.

  • The Ella Lyman Cabot Trust Grants

    Support personally meaningful projects which can also benefit other people in the U.S. or abroad. The project must be strategic and somehow unique for the individual. Individual grants range from $7,000-$12,000.

  • The Emerson National Hunger Fellowship

    Fellows spend a year "fighting hunger and poverty with a tight-knit community of emerging leaders." They shape and implement anti-hunger programs all over the U.S. then research and support national policy initiatives in Washington, D.C.

  • The Financial Clinic Fellowship Program

    The Financial Clinic builds working poor families and individuals’ financial security by addressing their immediate financial challenges and helping them create trajectories for long-term goals and financial mobility. The Fellowship Program trains recent graduates to be financial coaches, supplying them with a living stipend, and placing them with a variety of established social service nonprofits across the country.

  • The Frederic Conger Wood Summer Fellowship

    A summer program for Cornell juniors involving field research in any European country. Students must be enrolled in full time study in any discipline, and work must be focused on the study of Europe. Students planning a project in France or Italy will be given top consideration for the Tarrow Fellowship. The application is shared.

  • The Frederick P. Rose Architectural Fellowship

    Creates partnerships between emerging architects and community-based organizations to direct the skills and passions of the architects in the service of low and moderate-income communities in New York, New Orleans, Minnesota, and Oregon. Focus is on green building in affordable housing. Modest stipend + health ins.

  • The Harrop and Ruth Freeman Fellowship

    To encourage Cornell freshmen, sophomores and juniors to pursue summer work related to peace studies and conflict resolution in an otherwise unpaid position with a not-for-profit organization.

  • The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship

    Provides college graduates with the opportunity to gain a Washington, DC perspective on key issues of peace and security. Fellows are selected twice yearly and spend six to nine months in Washington where they serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice. Monthly stipend. Deadline: mid-January.

  • The Language Flagship Fellowships

    The Language Flagship is a national initiative to change the way Americans learn languages through a groundbreaking approach to language education for students from kindergarten through college. The program leads the nation in designing, supporting, and implementing a new paradigm for advanced language education. Through an innovative partnership among the federal government, education, and business, The Language Flagship graduates students who will take their place among the next generation of global professionals, commanding a superior level of proficiency in languages critical to U.S. competitiveness and security.

  • The Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellowship in Women and Public Policy

    A nine month program in Washington, DC. Fellows works as general Research Opportunitiess. Tasks may include reviewing literature; collecting, checking and analyzing data; gathering information; and preparing reports and report graphics. Attending relevant Congressional briefings, policy seminars and meetings is also an integral part of the fellowship program. Applicants should have at least a bachelor's degree in a social science discipline, statistics, or women's studies as well as strong quantitative and library research skills and knowledge of women's issues.

  • The Mind Trust Education Entrepreneur Fellowship

    A two-year program for people who envision entirely new approaches to the challenges of public education and who possess the entrepreneurial skill necessary to turns their ideas into reality.

  • The NYC Service Fellowship

    "A work experience at NYC Service - ­ Mayor Bloomberg’s comprehensive program to engage more New Yorkers in volunteer service and target those volunteers towards the City’s greatest areas of need. Fellows advance the initiatives that aim to achieve three goals: making our City the easiest place in the world to volunteer, targeting volunteers to address the city’s greatest needs and promoting service as a core part of what it means to be a citizen of the greatest City in the world." Must be recent graduate - no more than two years out of college.

  • The National Wildlife Federation Ecology Fellowship Program

    The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology Fellowship Program offers a nationally recognized opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue their vision of an ecologically sustainable future. Through tangible projects to green their campuses and communities, Fellows gain practical experience in the conservation field and first-hand knowledge of the challenges and opportunities inherent in successful conservation efforts.

  • The Pamela Harriman Foreign Service Fellowships

    Provides a $5,000 award for two U.S. college students to work in the U.S. embassies in Paris and London and one U.S. college student for summer work in a component of the Office of the Secretary. Open to students entering their junior or senior year and graduating seniors. Inquiries should be sent to: harriman@wm.edu. Application deadline: November 1.

  • The Presidential Scholars Program at the American University in Cairo

    A one-year fellowship for recent graduates that combines work experience at an international university with the opportunity to learn Arabic and experience life in Cairo. Benefits = housing, Arabic language courses, monthly excursions, and health care.

  • The Roothbert Fund Scholarships Program

    Need-based awards of $2,000-$3,000 offered to undergraduate and graduate students living in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, West Virginia, or North Carolina at the time of application. For deadlines: E-mail mail@roothbertfund.org Ph: 212-870-3116.

  • The Sara's Wish Scholarship Fund

    Awarded to extraordinary young women committed to making the world a better place by fully participating in it. Provides financial support to defray the costs of traveling to all areas of the globe. Recipients perform a wide variety of remarkable public services in these distant lands, contributing to the welfare of our global village.

  • The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality

    Society sponsors a number of awards. Ph: 610-443-3100. E-mail: thesociety@sexscience.org

  • The Sunshine Lady Foundation

    A private family foundation founded in by the philanthropist Doris Buffett. It is "dedicated to providing opportunities for the advancement of education, well being and new life choices for disadvantaged people with special empathy for the working poor and families in crisis." Since its inception in 1996 the Sunshine Lady Foundation has awarded more than $100 million in grants. Funding requests should be submitted through the contact information on the website. Applications are accepted year-round.

  • The Thomas and Ruth Rivers International Scholarship

    Recipients participate in an international congress and present a scholarly paper. Scholarship includes registration fee and accommodations. Final year undergraduate or graduate students in recreation, leisure and tourism studies are eligible. Deadline: May 1, 2012. Ph: 319-273-6279. E-mail: http://www.worldleisure.org/contact-us.php

  • The Tikvah Post-BA Fellowship

    A one-year program for recent BA graduates interested in Jewish ideas and Jewish affairs. The fellowship will be based in New York City and each fellow will receive a stipend of $40,000. Open to all recent BA graduates from anywhere in the world.

  • The Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice

    A year-long program in Washington, DC. Fellows work in Families USA's Minority Health Initiatives Department on issues related to how health policy making, with an emphasis on public programs that can contribute to the reduction and elimination of racial and ethnic health disparities. They conduct policy analysis as well as to assist with the planning of trainings for minority community leaders and journalists on a variety of health policy topics.

  • The William E. Simon Fellowship for Noble Purpose

    A $40,000 unrestricted cash grant awarded to those graduating college seniors who have demonstrated passion, dedication, a high capacity for self-direction, and originality in pursuit of a goal that will strengthen civil society. In addition, awards of $20,000 and $10,000 are made to two other outstanding students. Recipients may use the award to engage directly in the civic life of their community, help to create opportunity for others, advance their expertise, or fund the ultimate realization of their noble purpose.

  • The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

    An independent, nonprofit organization, WWNFF seeks to sponsor excellence in education and thus develop a new generation of leaders, through fellowships, grants, and institutes. The Foundation's three broad areas of concern are Graduate Education and the Public Good, Equity and Excellence, and Partnerships for Learning.

  • Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

    For those planning to enter the United States Department of State Foreign Service. Participants are selected during junior year. Includes tuition, room, board, and mandatory fees during the junior and senior years of college and during the first year of graduate study. The Fellow must commit to pursuing a master’s degree in international studies at one of the graduate schools participating in the program. Participating graduate schools provide financial support in the second year of graduate study, based on need.

  • Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program

    Gives 25 premedical sophomores, juniors, and seniors deeper insights into the field of medicine, including issues that greatly affect the health of traditionally underserved groups. Through laboratory or clinical research, students learn how one pursues a specific research problem under the supervision of a faculty member, thus providing an early education into basic research techniques that could be applicable to any area of medicine.

  • UMBC Choice Community Service Fellowship

    One-year program working in teams serving youth involved in the juvenile justice system. Baltimore and Washington DC. Broad range of exposure to community-based services including juvenile justice, human services, public schools, courts, and housing. Offices in Syracuse, San Diego, and Hartford, also.

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency

    Sponsored by EPA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in EPA's 10 regional offices and laboratories throughout the USA. Projects are specifically narrow in scope, allowing students to complete the fellowship while working full-time at EPA during the summer or part-time during the school year. Must be undergraduate or graduate student at time of fellowship.

  • Unreasonable Institute Summer Fellowship

    A free summer (mid June – late July) training institute for social entrepreneurs who have a project in the prototype or pilot program stage or beyond. The project must meet a social or environmental need. Fellows live under the same roof for 6 weeks with two dozen entrepreneurs hungry to define progress in our time, while obtaining mentorship, training, and exposure to ensure your venture reaches international scale. 60 proven entrepreneurs and innovators, leading investors, and global thought leaders serve as mentors.

  • Urban Prep Fellows Program Fellowship (Chicago)

    A one year program for recent college graduates interested in working with urban youth at a nationally-renowned all-boys charter public high school. Fellows assist students in small groups by mentoring, tutoring and leading students in their development and progression toward college readiness.

  • Venture for America Fellowship

    Fellows spend “2 years in the trenches” in a start-up or early stage company in a lower cost city and train with seasoned entrepreneurs and investors. The program starts with a summer training institute at Brown University and continues with company assignments. Companies are chosen by their potential to generate jobs.

  • Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice

    Fellows work in Families USA's Health Policy Department in Washington, DC and are exposed to a wide-variety of health policy issues including Medicaid, Medicare, CHIP, and expansion of coverage to the uninsured. Fellow's work consists of research, policy analysis, writing, and the provision of technical assistance to state, local, and national advocates.

  • WREI Congressional Fellows on Women and Public Policy

    For graduate students with a proven commitment to equity for women. WREI Fellows gain practical policymaking experience and graduate credit as they work from January to August as Congressional legislative aides in Washington, D.C. Fellows receive stipends for tuition and living expenses.

  • Washington Internships for Students of Engineering

    A nine-week summer program for engineers entering their final years of study in either a four- or five-year program. Students learn how government officials make decisions on complex technological issues and how engineers can contribute to legislative and regulatory public policy decisions.

  • White House Fellows

    White House Fellows typically spend a year as full-time, paid assistants to senior White House Staff, the Vice President, Cabinet Secretaries and other top-ranking government officials. Applicants must have completed their undergraduate education and be working in their chosen professions, early in their careers.

  • Wild Gift Fellowship

    Wild Gift grants are made available to “young, energetic and talented leaders aged 21-30 who are working to promote the stewardship of wild nature and the development of sustainable communities.” Successful applicants are provided with a Deep Wilderness Trek, shared with the other successful applicants. They also become a part of our network of better-world entrepreneurs, which will give them access to mentors, resources and funding opportunities only available to Wild Gifters.

  • Winston Foundation for World Peace Fellowships

    Supports undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in cooperative security, conflict resolution, and disarmament. Fellows design their own projects, usually involving public education, media outreach, and grassroots organizing. Applicants are expected to work full-time with a non-profit organization. Information and application materials, e-mail: winstonfoun@igc.apc.org or write: Winston Foundation Fellowships, 2040 S Street NW, Suite 201 Washington, DC 20009-1157. Ph: 202-483-4215.

  • Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

    Fellowships available to attract recent graduates and career changers in the humanities and sciences to teach in high-need urban and rural schools. Ph: 609-452-7007.

  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Summer Student Fellowship

    Focuses on a research project chosen from a broad spectrum of topics in WHOI's science depts and the WHOI US Geological Survey. Located in Woods Hole, MA. 10-12 weeks. Open to those who have completed junior or senior year.

  • Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships

    Need-based scholarships for minority and economically disadvantaged students pursuing degrees in commercial arts, design, or architecture in the U.S. $2,000-$5,000 awards; $500 honorable mention. Candidates must have permanent residency (Green Card) status in order to be eligible. Deadline: Early April.

  • Young Advocates for Social Change Award

    The award ($5,000) is open to individuals 25 years of age or younger who have contributed to an advocacy or communications project related to a public interest issue such as health, the environment, human rights, or education. Projects must have taken place within the last two years and can be completed or ongoing.

  • Youth Organizations Umbrella (Y.O.U.) Summer Fellowship

    A 9-week summer program for juniors and seniors “who are interested in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that offers a hands-on introduction to the fields of positive youth development, education, and non-profit management.” Location: Evanston, Illinois. Fellows serve simultaneously as role models, mentors, tutors, counselors, problem-solvers, crisis intervention workers, and life skills coaches for the youth in our programs.

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Programs Open to Non-U.S. Citizens
  • All-USA College Academic Team

    Recognition program for exceptional full-time undergraduates at four-year institutions in the U.S. and its territories. $2,500 cash award. Faculty nomination required. Deadline: Late November. E-mail: allstars@usatoday.com Ph: 703-854-5890.

  • Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship

    Awards designed for undergraduates and recent graduates interested in artistic and technical production, arts administration, and community engagement. Seasonal fellowships of 38-44 weeks and summer internships of 8-12 weeks available. Deadline for seasonal fellowships: Mid-April. Deadline for summer internships: Mid-March. Ph: 202-554-9066. E-mail: fellows@arenastage.org or interns@arenastage.org

  • Amelia Earhart Fellowships (Zonta International Foundation)

    Women of any nationality with a superior academic record and a bachelor’s degree who are pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree in aerospace-related sciences and engineering. Stipend of $10,000. Current recipients may apply to renew the fellowship for a second year of funding. Deadline: Mid-November. Ph: 630-928-1400. E-mail: programs@zonta.org

  • American Association for University Women – International Fellowships

    Full-time study or research in the U.S. to women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate study at accredited institutions are supported. Deadline: December 1. Contact: 202-785-7700 or 800-326-2289 (AAUW). E-mail: aauw@act.org

  • American Foundation for Aging Research (AFAR) Awards

    Supports education and research in aging through fellowships to undergraduate and graduate students. $1,000 per semester for graduate students; $500 per semester for undergraduate students. Open deadline. Ph: 518-437-4448. E-mail: afar_office@ncsu.edu or afar@agingresearchfoundation.org

  • American Institute of Indian Studies Fellowships

    Founded to assist scholars in their study of all aspects of Indian history, culture and contemporary life, the Institute brings about 35 scholars to India every year. Non U.S. citizens are welcome to apply for AIIS fellowships as long as they are either graduate students or full-time faculty at a college or university in the U.S. Deadline: July 1. E-mail: aiis@uchicago.edu Ph: 773-702-8638. University contact: Graduate School Office: 607-255-5820.

  • American School of Classical Studies at Athens

    A variety of fellowships available to graduate students, PhDs, and postdocs for anthropological and archaeological research, mainly, in Greece.

  • Asia Pacific Leadership Program

    Graduate-level nine-month certificate program (including a minimum 5-month residency at the East-West Center in Honolulu) that combines regional expertise with the enhancement of individual leadership skills. Recent graduates and enrolled graduate students as well as mid-career professionals are eligible. Deadlines vary. e-mail contacts: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/about-ewc/help/web-help

  • Asian Cultural Council

    Individual fellowship grants to artists, scholars, students, and specialists from Asia for study, research, travel and creative work in the U.S. Americans seeking aid to undertake activities in Asia are also eligible to apply. Funding from one month to one year available. Deadlines vary. Website for list of contacts: http://www.asianculturalcouncil.org/?page_id=91

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Japan Scholarship Program

    Citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asian and the Pacific Region. At least two years of professional working experience required at the time of application. Full scholarships for one-two years. E-mail: adbjsp@adb.org

  • Association for Women in Science Educational Foundation M. Hildred Blewitt Scholarship

    For female students who have completed work towards a PhD to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers for family reasons. Resident aliens of the U.S. or Canada as well as legal residents are eligible. Contact: 703-894-4490. E-mail: awis@awis.org

  • Bibliographical Society of America Fellowship Program

    Panzer Senior Fellowship ($6,000/mo. stipend for up to three months) and short-term fellowships ($2,000-$3,000/mo. stipend for up to two months) supports research in topics relating to book production and distribution in Great Britain during the hand-press period as well as studies of authorship based on examination of British books published during that time. Deadline: December 1, 2011. E-mail: bsa@bibsocamer.org

  • Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (U.S. Department of State)

    Programs open to non-U.S. Citizens through the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State.

  • Canon Collins Trust

    Funding for nationals from Southern African countries (South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola, and Mozambique) who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree (normally a one year Master’s degree) in either the United Kingdom, South Africa, or Malawi. Website of contacts: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/contact/index.php

  • Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program

    The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, now in its 17th year, provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.

  • Commonwealth Scholarship

    Open to Commonwealth citizens to pursue postgraduate study or doctoral study at Commonwealth universities in the sciences, engineering, or humanities.

  • DAAD Annual Grants

    Undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships to study in the Federal Republic of Germany. Foreign nationals are eligible if they are attending a U.S. Institution for their undergraduate degree. Applications in all fields are accepted, but the focus should be on scholarly research. Ph: 212-758-3223. E-mail: daadny@daad.org. Cornell Contact: Professor Paul Fleming, German Studies; e-mail: pf239@cornell.edu.

  • Davis-Putter Scholarships

    Need-based grants (up to $10,000) to undergraduate or graduate students actively working for peace and justice on campus and/or in the community. Deadline: April 1.

  • Echoing Green Public Service Fellowships

    Funding to conduct public service projects anywhere in the world. Stipend of $60,000 paid over two years. E-mail: info@echoinggreen.org

  • Edmund S. Muskie Ph.D. Fellowships

    Fellowships available to graduate students and professionals from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan for up to two years of study in the U.S. Eligible fields of study are business administration, economics, education, environmental management, international affairs, journalism and mass communication, law, library and information science, public administration, public health, and public policy. Service requirement part of fellowship. Internship after first year of study included. Questions: muskie@irex.org

  • Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant for Artists

    $12,500 (Canadian) award for talented artists in drawing, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Candidates must be currently enrolled or have completed training at an established institution.

  • Entomological Society of America

    Scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in entomology or a related science. Deadlines vary. Ph: 301-731-4535. E-mail: esa@entsoc.org

  • Eurasian Undergraduate Exchange Program (UGRAD)

    Fellowships to first-, second-, and third-year undergraduate students from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan. Supports one year of non-degree undergraduate study in the U.S. in any academic field. Service requirement included. E-mail: IREX@IREX.ORG Ph: 202-628-8188.

  • Freedom Support Act Graduate Fellowship Program

    Award of $30,000 enables citizens of countries of the former Soviet Union to receive the education and training necessary, through master’s study and internships, to continue democratic and economic reform efforts in the former Soviet Union. Deadline: Late October. Ph: 212-548-0175. Additional Website: http://www.soros.org/scholar/mfsa.html Sponsoring agency: Open Society Institute (OSI) Website for other OSI-sponsored awards: http://www.soros.org/initiatives/scholarship

  • Fulbright

    Educational exchanges that strengthen understanding and communication between the U.S. and students from 144 countries. Students interested in applying for the Fulbright Student Program must apply through the Fulbright Program Office in their home country.

  • Geological Society of America

    Grants for seniors, Master’s, or PhD candidates to support their research in the geological sciences. E-mail awards@geosociety.org. PH: 303-357-1028.

  • Glamour Magazine’s Top Ten College Women Competition

    $3,000 cash award to outstanding juniors, any field of study, recognition in Glamour magazine, and a 3-day trip to NYC for the awards presentation. E-mail: ttcw@glamour.com

  • Hellenic Times Scholarship Fund

    For undergraduate and graduate students of Greek descent, between the ages of 17 to under 25, as of May 2012. For current deadline, contact Nick Katsoris 212-333-7456 or 212-986-6881. E-mail: HTSFund@aol.com

  • Institute for Humane Studies Fellowships

    For undergraduate and graduate students who are exploring the principles, practices, and institutions necessary to a free society. Fellowships up to $15,000 are awarded annually for study in the U.S. or abroad. Deadline: December 31. Ph: 703-993-4880 or 1-800-697-8799. E-mail: http://www.theihs.org/contactIHS

  • Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship

    Applicants must be natives of countries in the Western Hemisphere, journalists or students in the final year of their journalism course, be between 21 and 35 years old, be fluent in the language of the country where they will go to study. Journalism students will have to complete their university studies before the start of the scholarship year. Apply betweeen October and January.

  • International Dissertation Research Fellowships

    Nine-12 months of support to graduate students who are enrolled in doctoral programs in the social sciences and humanities in the U.S. and are conducting dissertation field research outside the U.S. Awards of approximately $19,000. E-mail: idrf@ssrc.org or info@ssrc.org or Ph: 212-377-2700.

  • International Education Financial Aid (IEFA)

    IEFA is the premier resource for financial aid, college scholarship, and grant information for US and international students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive college scholarship search and grant listings plus international student loan programs and other information to promote study abroad.

  • International Scholarship Search

    The International Scholarship Search is the premier financial aid, college scholarship and international scholarship resource for students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad.

  • Interpretive Fellowships at Art Museums and also Conservation Fellowships

    One-year post-graduate internships in art history, conservation, museum education, or curation. Deadline: Early April. Ph: 212-861-4993. E-mail: info@kressfoundation.org

  • Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Advanced Studies

    A two-year program to support Japanese nationals obtaining PhDs in macroeconomics to prepare them for work as economists with the IMF. Must be accepted into an accredited institution outside of Japan. Deadline: Late January. Must be Japanese citizen to be eligible. E-mail: publicaffairs@imf.org Ph: 202-623-6220.

  • Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program

    For individuals from World Bank member countries to undertake graduate studies at any university located in a World Bank member country except their own. Suggested fields of study: economics, health, education, public policy, agriculture, population, rural development, environment and natural resource management, or other development-related subjects. Candidates commit to return to and work in their home countries after completion of their studies. For more information, Ph: 202-473-1000.

  • Josephine de Karman Fellowship

    Only current undergraduate seniors, or graduate candidates who’ll defend their dissertations by that same year are eligible. Study must be carried out only in the United States and all funds must be expended only within this country. The fellowship is for one academic year and may not be renewed or postponed. DeKarman fellowships are open to students in any discipline, including international students, who are currently enrolled in a university or college located within the United States.

  • Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship

    Award for graduates of fine arts programs (Architecture, Art, Music, Theatre, and Urban and Regional Planning) for advanced study in the U.S. or abroad. Preference will be given to applicants who are under 25 years of age. Three major Fellowships will be awarded, one of approximately $20,000 in any field of music; one of approximately $20,000 in instrumental or vocal music, architectural design and history, art and design, theatre, or dance; and one of approximately $9,000 in art, architecture, dance, landscape architecture, theatre, or urban and regional planning. Deadline: December 1. Applicants must have permanent residency status in the U.S. Contact: Robert Graves, Chair of the Fellowship Committee. Ph: 217-333-1661. Additional contact/e-mail: rewilcox@illinois.edu

  • Kessler Fellows Program

    For Cornell’s engineering students who are interested in the entrepreneurial world, including setting up a business, working in a start-up, or other venture. Recipients receive a $2,000 cash award at the end of spring course “Essentials of Entrepreneurism,” plus $1,000 per week during a 10-12 week summer placement. Must apply junior year. Applications due mid-November. Contact Tracey Brant (tlb10), Program Director, 203D Carpenter Hall; Ph: 607-254-6438.

  • King Faisal Foundation Scholarship

    Awarded to outstanding Muslim students from any country to pursue postgraduate studies in medicine, science, or engineering at an American, Canadian, or European university or an institution of higher learning in any other industrially advanced country, such as New Zealand or Australia. Full tuition for 2-3 years of study, plus a generous monthly stipend.

  • Lend for America

    You'll spend your summer at Lend for America working with real people, real businesses, and real money. You'll get to meet entrepreneurs, review loans, and see how microfinance works in the U.S. You'll unlock your ability to lead a Campus MFI.

  • Lotte Lenya Competition

    A theatre-singing competition open to singers from any nation aged 19-30. Prizes range from $7,500-$15,000. Contact: kwfinfo@kwf.org or Ph: 212-505-5240.

  • Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund

    Grants to women from developing countries engaged in graduate studies in the U.S., Canada, or South Africa. Applicants must be at least 25 years of age, must have demonstrated a commitment to work for the benefit of women and children in the developing world, and must plan to return to a developing country within two years of receiving the grant. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-473-5804. E-mail: mmmf@worldbank.org

  • Microsoft Scholarships

    Four types of scholarships—1) general scholarships; 2) women’s scholarships; 3) minority scholarships; and 4) scholarships for students with disabilities—for undergraduate students interested in computer science and related technical disciplines. One-year award for students attending institutions in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. All recipients of a scholarship will be required to apply for a salaried summer internship of 12 weeks or more at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, WA. For the deadline and other details, e-mail scholars@microsoft.com

  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators

    Contains information about where to begin the search for financial aid to study in the U.S.

  • Organization of American States (OAS) Fellowships

    OAS Graduate Scholarships: For graduate study or research in any field except medical sciences and the learning of new languages. Awards do not exceed $30,000 per year. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-458-6166. E-mail: scholarships@oas.org OAS Undergraduate Scholarships: Awards of up to $30,000 per year for the last 2 years of undergraduate study. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-458-6166. E-mail: scholarships@oas.org

  • PEO International Peace Fellowships

    Up to a $10,000 scholarship for international women students to pursue graduate study in the U.S. and Canada and who are planning to return to their own countries upon completing their studies. Application for 2012 academic year period: August 15-December 15, 2011. Ph: 515-255-3153.

  • Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship

    Supports doctoral dissertations that explore the sources and nature of international conflict, and strategies to prevent or end conflict and to sustain peace. Citizens of all countries are eligible, but they must be enrolled in an accredited institution in the U.S. Fellowships last for 10 months starting in September. Deadlines vary. Ph: 202-457-1700.

  • Rhodes Scholarships for Non-U.S. Citizens

    One to three years of study at Oxford University for citizens of Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Jamaica and Commonwealth Caribbean, Kenya, New Zealand, Pakistan, Southern Africa (including South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, and Swaziland), Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Open to all fields. Deadlines vary.

  • Rotary Peace Scholarships

    Rotary Peace Fellows are leaders promoting national and international cooperation, peace, and the successful resolution of conflict throughout their lives, in their careers, and through service activities. Fellows can earn either a master’s degree in international relations, public administration, sustainable development, peace studies, conflict resolution, or a related field, or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict resolution. Deadlines vary by Rotary district.

  • Russian Young Leadership Fellows for Public Service Program

    Provides for one year of non-degree academic study at leading universities and colleges throughout the U.S. Fellows concentrate on community, governmental, or corporate affairs. Ph: 202-628-8188. E-mail: irex@irex.org

  • Sigma Delta Epsilon (SDE/GWS Awards)

    For graduate women in the natural sciences.

  • Society for Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    SNAME offers competitive scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students of naval architecture and marine engineering. Ph: 201-798-4800.

  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (IAM)

    Links to short-term and summer positions, summer study programs, and fellowships.

  • Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

    $25,000 award designed to identify the most talented applicants conducting dissertation research related to education. Candidates for the doctoral degree at a graduate school within the U.S. are eligible. Ph: 202-334-2341. E-mail: info@naeducation.org

  • Student Academy Awards

    Awards and cash grants offered for student films. Deadline: April 12, 2012. (domestic); March 23, 2012 (foreign). Ph: 310-247-3000, x131. E-mail: contact@oscars.org

  • Susan Tarrow Fellowship

    Supports 6-8 weeks of field study

  • Swiss Benevolent Society of New York Scholarships

    For those of Swiss parentage, need- and merit-based awards for study at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels both in the U.S. and abroad. Depending on the award, U.S. residency or permanent domicile in certain U.S. states, is required.

  • The American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) Mesopotamian Fellowship

    $9,000 of support for three months-one year of research on ancient Mesopotamian civilization including travel to work on museum collections or archives. Pre-doctoral and post-doctoral scholars from any country may apply. Contact: Andy Vaughn, asored@bu.edu General Ph: 617- 353-6570 http://www.asor.org/fellowships/excavation.html Information on other funding sources: http://www.asor.org/fellowships/associated.html CU page linking to additional scholarships: http://www.archaeology.cornell.edu/links.html

  • The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality

    Society sponsors a number of awards. Ph: 610-443-3100. E-mail: thesociety@sexscience.org

  • The Thomas and Ruth Rivers International Scholarship

    Recipients participate in an international congress and present a scholarly paper. Scholarship includes registration fee and accommodations. Final year undergraduate or graduate students in recreation, leisure and tourism studies are eligible. Deadline: May 1, 2012. Ph: 319-273-6279. E-mail: http://www.worldleisure.org/contact-us.php

  • The Washington Center

    Offers internships and academic seminars for all majors in Washington, DC.

  • U.S. East Timor-Leste Scholarship Program (USTL)

    A special study program for citizens of East Timor who are awarded scholarships for undergraduate or graduate degree study at a university in the U.S. Priority is given to applicants seeking degrees that address national development needs. Tuition, health insurance, lodging, round-trip airfare, living stipend and other related fees are covered. Deadlines vary.

  • UNESCO Japan Young Researchers' Fellowships Programme

    Young researchers with advanced degrees (MA, M.Sc. or equivalent) from developing countries majoring in one of four areas: environment, intercultural dialogue, information and communication technologies, and peaceful conflict resolution. Deadline: January 13, 2012.

  • Winston Foundation for World Peace Fellowships

    Supports undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in cooperative security, conflict resolution, and disarmament. Fellows design their own projects, usually involving public education, media outreach, and grassroots organizing. Applicants are expected to work full-time with a non-profit organization. Information and application materials, e-mail: winstonfoun@igc.apc.org or write: Winston Foundation Fellowships, 2040 S Street NW, Suite 201 Washington, DC 20009-1157. Ph: 202-483-4215.

  • Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

    Fellowships available to attract recent graduates and career changers in the humanities and sciences to teach in high-need urban and rural schools. Ph: 609-452-7007.

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Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships and Grants

  • Health for America

    This program grants a $50,000 year-long fellowship to young leaders from diverse academic backgrounds, including computer science, design, entrepreneurship, and health. Over the course of the year, fellows will work together to gain practical immersive experience in health innovation, with help from physicians and community leaders and exposure to different areas of the country. Applicants for the 2014-15 fellowship are required to have completed their undergraduate degree between January 2011 and July 2014. The application is due in May for a September start date.

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Professional Associations
  • The American Society for Public Administration

    The American Society for Public Administration is the largest and most prominent professional association for public administration. It is dedicated to advancing the art, science, teaching and practice of public and non-profit administration. ASPA’s four core values are Accountability and Performance, Professionalism, Ethics and Social Equity.

Health/Medical Fields
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

    AANP is a professional membership organization in the United States for NPs of all specialties.

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

    The American AAPA is a national organization that represents physician assistants in all specialties and all employment settings.

  • American Association for the History of Medicine

    The professional organization for historians of medicine.

  • American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

    The AANP is the national professional society representing naturopathic physicians who are licensed or eligible for licensing as primary care providers.

  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

    Founded in 1931 and located in Park Ridge, Ill., the AANA is the professional organization for more than 44,000 nurse anesthetists. As advanced practice nurses, CRNAs administer more than 32 million anesthetics in the United States each year. CRNAs practice in every setting where anesthesia is available and are the primary providers of anesthesia care in rural America. They administer every type of anesthetic, and provide care for every type of surgery or procedure, from open heart to cataract to pain management.

  • American Chiropractic Association

    The ACA provides lobbying, public relations, professional, and educational opportunities for doctors of chiropractic.

  • American College of Epidemiology

    The American College of Epidemiology is an organization of epidemiologists that serves the interests of the profession and its members through advocating for issues pertinent to epidemiology, a credential-based admission and promotion process, sponsorship of scientific meetings, publications and educational activities, and recognizing outstanding contributions to the field.

  • American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)

    ACNM is a women's health care organization that provides research, accredits midwifery education programs, administers and promotes continuing education programs, and establishes clinical practice standards.

  • American College of Physician Executives (ACPE)

    ACPE is the AMA-recognized specialty society representing physicians in health care leadership.

  • American Dental Association (ADA)

    The ADA is the professional association of dentists that fosters the success of a diverse membership and advances the oral health of the public.

  • American Dietetic Association

    Information on education, internship process, dietetic registration, salaries and more.

  • American Health Care Association (AHCA)

    The American Health Care Association (AHCA) is a non-profit federation of affiliated state health organizations, together representing more than 11,000 non-profit and for-profit nursing facility, assisted living, developmentally-disabled, and subacute care providers that care for approximately one million elderly and disabled individuals each day.

  • American Medical Association

    Since 1847 the American Medical Association (AMA) has had one mission: to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

  • American Nurses Association (ANA)

    The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only full-service professional organization representing the interests of the nation's 3.1 million registered nurses through its constituent member nurses associations and its organizational affiliates. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.

  • American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

    AOTA is the professional association of occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students of occupational therapy.

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

    APTA is a national professional organization that fosters advancements in physical therapy practice, research, and education. Especially see information for prospective students.

  • American Physician Scientists Association (APSA)

    Addresses the needs of future physician scientists, their training and career development.

  • American Psychological Association Online Career Center

    Information from the "largest association of psychologists worldwide." Includes career paths, graduate study, job search, and more.

  • American Public Health Association (APHA)

    The APHA is an organization of public health professionals, representing over 50,000 members from over 50 public health occupations.

  • American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

    Resources for locating information on bioethics and humanities education.

  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

    The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) is the membership organization that works on behalf of pharmacists who practice in hospitals and health systems.

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

    The ASHA is a professional, scientific, and credentialing association for audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges

    Provides information o the 130 accredited M.D.-granting USA medical schools and the 17 Canadian. Also, survey data, including Survey of Resident/Fellow Stipends and Benefits, a job center (w/internships), issue articles, medical school admissions and curricula, medical research information, and more.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

    The AAMC is a non-profit association representing the nation's 126 accredited medical schools, nearly 400 major teaching hospitals, faculty in 98 academic and scientific societies, many medical students and residents.

  • Association of American Medical Colleges Curriculum Directory

    Comprehensive descriptions of medical student education programs at the 131 U.S. and 17 Canadian medical schools. It includes information on curriculum characteristics and current trends and innovations of interest to applicants.

  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO)

    ASCO is a non-profit education association representing the interests of optometric education. Its members include the seventeen schools and colleges of optometry in the United States and Puerto Rico.

  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist

    Information for students and educators on research and practice.

  • National Association of Free Clinics

    Directory of Free Clinics throughout the U.S.

  • National League for Nursing

    The National League for Nursing promotes excellence in nursing education to build a strong and diverse workforce to advance the nation's health.

  • National Rural Health Association

    A national membership organization, whose mission is to improve the health and health care of rural Americans and to provide leadership on rural issues through advocacy, communications, education and research.

  • New York State Biotechnology Association

    A professional association with members in 250 bioscience companies, including biotechnology and biomedical. Their site lists jobs and provides information on their member employers.

  • Physicians for a National Health Program

    A not-for-profit organization of physicians, medical students, and other health care professionals that support a national health insurance (NHI) program.

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Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)

    The AAFS is a nonprofit professional society devoted to the improvement, administration, and achievement of justice through the application of science to the processes of law.

  • American Bar Association

    With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional association in the world. The ABA provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.

  • American Society of Magazine Editors

    Jobs, internships, and career information relating to consumer magazine publishing.

  • American Statistical Association (ASA)

    The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians. The ASA supports excellence in the development, application, and dissemination of statistical science through meetings, publications, membership services, education, accreditation, and advocacy.

  • Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM)

    The Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis and education. With over 1,500 academic, practitioner, organizational and institutional members, APPAM promotes its mission through the annual Fall Research Conference, with the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (JPAM), the association's journal, several award programs and various activities including international and national conferences and workshops.

  • Business for Social Responsibility

    A membership organization for employers of all sizes and sectors committed to building a just and sustainable world.

  • Institute of Food Sciences

    Provides funding for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing food science degrees. Deadlines vary depending on current class year. Ph: 312-782-8424. E-mail: info@ift.org

  • Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship

    Applicants must be natives of countries in the Western Hemisphere, journalists or students in the final year of their journalism course, be between 21 and 35 years old, be fluent in the language of the country where they will go to study. Journalism students will have to complete their university studies before the start of the scholarship year. Apply betweeen October and January.

  • JOBipedia

    JOBipedia.org is a free website where students and recent graduates can ask questions about job searching and get answers directly from experienced recruiting professionals at America’s top employers.

  • National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)

    NALA is the nation's leading professional association for paralegals. As a non-profit organization, NALA provides continuing education and professional development programs for paralegals - from novice to experienced professionals.

  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (IAM)

    Links to short-term and summer positions, summer study programs, and fellowships.

  • The American Society for Public Administration

    The American Society for Public Administration is the largest and most prominent professional association for public administration. It is dedicated to advancing the art, science, teaching and practice of public and non-profit administration. ASPA’s four core values are Accountability and Performance, Professionalism, Ethics and Social Equity.

  • The Association for Legal Career Professionals (NALP)

    NALP is a nonprofit educational association established to meet the needs of all participants in the legal employment process (career planning, recruitment and hiring, and professional development of law students and lawyers) for information, coordination and standards. NALP’s membership includes virtually every ABA-approved law school in the US, Canadian law schools and hundreds of legal employers from both the public and private sectors. NALP is dedicated to continuously improving career counseling and planning, recruitment and retention, and the professional development of law students, lawyers, and its members.

  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development

    The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society, and the environment.

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Workplace Diversity
  • Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

    Assists students with disabilities by posting their resumes on their national database where employer members of the organization can view them.

  • Out for Work

    Out for Work functions as a complimentary component in the total educational experience of LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, initiation and implementation of career plans and opportunities. OFW’s programs, resources and services provide assistance to students in the cultivation and enhancement of skills to explore career options, master search techniques and strategies and research employment opportunities.

  • Quaker Voluntary Service

    Boldly and deeply Quaker - grounded in worship, forming leadership for the present and the future of Friends. Passionately engaged in service and social justice - both helping change the world and being transformed together through the experience. Practicing radical hospitality and inclusiveness - with one another and in the community, following the ministry and message of Jesus. This is the vision and the unfolding mission of Quaker Voluntary Service

  • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Career Program

    The SEO Career Program recruits, selects and trains college students of color for summer internships that lead to full-time jobs with investment banks, corporate law firms and other leading global companies. Historically, more than 80% of interns receive full-time job offers from SEO corporate partners. Provides > 400 internships with nearly 50 corporate and philanthropic partners each summer.

  • We Connect Now

    Dedicated to uniting people interested in rights and issues affecting people with disabilities, with particular emphasis on college students and access to higher education and employment issues. One of the goals of this site is to help college students with disabilities to succeed in their studies by getting the information and support they need.

Under Represented Minority Resources
  • Diversity Careers

    Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology.

  • Hearst Minority Fellowship

    The Fellowship provides partial tuition in addition to a stipend for one academic year. Minority applicants who are citizens of the USA are eligible to compete for this award. Only entering students at University at Albany who will pursue the MS or MPH degree will be considered.

  • Microsoft Scholarships

    Four types of scholarships—1) general scholarships; 2) women’s scholarships; 3) minority scholarships; and 4) scholarships for students with disabilities—for undergraduate students interested in computer science and related technical disciplines. One-year award for students attending institutions in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. All recipients of a scholarship will be required to apply for a salaried summer internship of 12 weeks or more at Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, WA. For the deadline and other details, e-mail scholars@microsoft.com

  • Minorities - College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

    A database searchable by keyword, designed specifically for minority students.

  • New York Urban League

    Part of the nationwide Urban League Employment Network, the New York Urban League career center provides a gateway to opportunities for diversity candidates across the country.

  • Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships

    Need-based scholarships for minority and economically disadvantaged students pursuing degrees in commercial arts, design, or architecture in the U.S. $2,000-$5,000 awards; $500 honorable mention. Candidates must have permanent residency (Green Card) status in order to be eligible. Deadline: Early April.

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Resources for Women
  • Diversity Careers

    Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology.

  • PEO International Peace Fellowships

    Up to a $10,000 scholarship for international women students to pursue graduate study in the U.S. and Canada and who are planning to return to their own countries upon completing their studies. Application for 2012 academic year period: August 15-December 15, 2011. Ph: 515-255-3153.

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Resources for Individuals with Disabilities

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LGBT Resources
  • Diversity Careers

    Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology.

  • Gay and Lesbian Advicates and Defenders

    We are New England's leading legal rights organization dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation, HIV status and gender identity and expression.

  • Human Rights Campaign

    The largest national gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, HRC envisions an America where LGBT people are ensured of their basic equal rights, and can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.Their CEI report, released each fall, provides an in-depth analysis and rating of large U.S. employers and their policies and practices pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.

  • Lambda Legal

    Focuses on workplace equality and provides a toolkit for LGBT people who want to come out at work. Very comprehensive information.

  • Out for Work

    Out for Work functions as a complimentary component in the total educational experience of LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, initiation and implementation of career plans and opportunities. OFW’s programs, resources and services provide assistance to students in the cultivation and enhancement of skills to explore career options, master search techniques and strategies and research employment opportunities.

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Research Opportunities

Research Opportunities

  • Biology Department at Cornell

    Research options for student

  • California Academy of Sciences Summer Systematics Institute

    SSI is an 8-week paid research internship at our state-of-the-art research facility and museum in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. This world renowned venue continues to offer undergraduates important insights into the contributions that museum-based research can make to issues facing society today. The program accommodates up to ten undergraduate students.

  • Cornell Undergraduate Research

    Enables you to explore the variety of undergraduate research opportunities at Cornell. There are opportunities for freshmen through seniors.

  • EPFL Summer Research Program for Undergraduates

    Takes place in Lausanne, Switzerland. Open to undergraduates (freshmen, sophomors and juniors) in biology, physics, chemistry, bio-engineering, or computational sciences who are interested in careers in the life sciences. Each student is matched with a specific laboratory based on the student's interest and background and will work as a member of the research group for a period of eight weeks.

  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

    Programs and funding opportunities to support research.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    Research and public health internships in HHS, NIH, and other federal agencies.

Biological Sciences

Biology

  • American Physiological Society Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship

    Support full-time students to assist in basic research in the laboratory of an established investigator - at the student's institution or at another. The intent of this program is to excite and encourage students to pursue a career as a basic research scientist.

  • National Science Foundation

    The NSF funds research and education in science and engineering, through grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements. The Foundation accounts for about 20 percent of federal support to academic institutions for basic research.

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Engineering

Technology

  • NASA Biomedical Research Institute Summer Internship

    A 10-15 summer program for sophomores and juniors that enables them to join ongoing project activities and gain hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, OH, and NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA.

  • webGURU Guide for Undergraduate Research

    The site assists undergraduates to navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience. It includes listings of summer internships, scholarships, fellowships, and a discussion board. Fields include biomedical science, environmental science,, microbiology, environmental engineering, chemistry, biology, ecology, and more. Locations, stipends, and application dates vary.

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Environmental

Environmental

  • SOM Foundation Fellowship

    The SOM Foundation supports individuals with the highest design aspirations and enables them, through research and travel, to broaden their horizons and achieve excellence in their professional or academic careers.

  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Summer Student Fellowship

    Focuses on a research project chosen from a broad spectrum of topics in WHOI's science depts and the WHOI US Geological Survey. Located in Woods Hole, MA. 10-12 weeks. Open to those who have completed junior or senior year.

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Medicine

Research Assistant

  • American Heart Association Summer Fellowship - Midwest

    Encourages juniors and seniors from all disciplines to consider research careers while supporting the highest quality scientific investigation broadly related to cardiovascular disease and stroke. Various Midwest locations.

  • American Physiological Society Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship

    Support full-time students to assist in basic research in the laboratory of an established investigator - at the student's institution or at another. The intent of this program is to excite and encourage students to pursue a career as a basic research scientist.

  • Chester Summer Scholars Program

    A 10-week summer program in Cleveland, Ohio for pre-medicine and scientifically-oriented students to explore the potential for a career in medical research or academic medicine. Scholars spend the better part of each weekday participating directly in the research project activity. There are also opportunities for observation of surgery, hospital rounds, and other experiences at MetroHealth.

  • Cincinnati Children's Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    The 10-week program provides clinical and basic science research opportunities for undergraduate students in the laboratories of pediatric faculty in the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

  • Co-op and Internships in Biomedical Research and Pre-med Studies

    Links to many internships and co-ops in these fields.

  • Gerstner Sloan Kettering Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

    Hands-on research experiences in NYC for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors in cutting-edge biomedical research laboratories. Search for a mentor by area of research (on their site).

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Research Listings

    A database of HHMI-funded summer research experiences in the sciences. Search by location and test.

  • Loyola University Summer Undergraduate Research Program

    A 10-week biomedical research internship in molecular microbiology, immunology or virology. Chicago. Under the guidance of a selected faculty member, the student will actively participate in an ongoing research project. He or she will learn basic research skills, attend various scientific seminars and journal clubs, participate in a series of special summer workshops and present his or her results to the department. Open to sophomores and juniors.

  • Mayo Clinic Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    Each year, 80-90 sophomores and juniors from around the U.S. come to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., to work beside both young and established scientists on a broad range of biomedical research questions. A limited number of fellowships are also available the Mayo Clinic campuses in Jacksonville, Florida and Scottsdale, Arizona.

  • NASA Biomedical Research Institute Summer Internship

    A 10-15 summer program for sophomores and juniors that enables them to join ongoing project activities and gain hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, OH, and NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA.

  • Pasteur Foundation Summer Undergraduate Internships

    Provides U.S. juniors the opportunity to conduct summer biomedical research at the Institute Pasteur in Paris, France.

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

    An "intensive" 10-week program in Syracuse, NY, to expose people completing their junior year to biomedical research. With appropriate faculty help, students formulate their own proposal, carry out research, write a research paper and see their work published. Must be between junior and senior years.

  • Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program

    Gives 25 premedical sophomores, juniors, and seniors deeper insights into the field of medicine, including issues that greatly affect the health of traditionally underserved groups. Through laboratory or clinical research, students learn how one pursues a specific research problem under the supervision of a faculty member, thus providing an early education into basic research techniques that could be applicable to any area of medicine.

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine Summer Fellowship

    Offers sophomores and juniors plan to pursue a career as a M.D., D.M.D., M.D./Ph.D., or D.M.D./Ph.D., an opportunity to participate in the research activities of a laboratory at the School of Medicine or Dental Medicine under the direction of a faculty member.

  • University of Iowa Summer Undergraduate Research Program

    An 8-week research project for those interested in combined MD/PhD training for a career as a physician-scientist. It is conducted in the laboratory of a faculty member in the biomedical sciences shadowing of physician-scientists in a clinical setting, emergency room shadowing, weekly seminars presenting patient-based discussions emphasizing the intersection of science and medicine, career development seminars, and clinical case-based learning sessions.

  • Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice

    Fellows work in Families USA's Health Policy Department in Washington, DC and are exposed to a wide-variety of health policy issues including Medicaid, Medicare, CHIP, and expansion of coverage to the uninsured. Fellow's work consists of research, policy analysis, writing, and the provision of technical assistance to state, local, and national advocates.

  • webGURU Guide for Undergraduate Research

    The site assists undergraduates to navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience. It includes listings of summer internships, scholarships, fellowships, and a discussion board. Fields include biomedical science, environmental science,, microbiology, environmental engineering, chemistry, biology, ecology, and more. Locations, stipends, and application dates vary.

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