Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

Public service opportunities bulletin

Thanks for visiting the Public Service Opportunity Bulletin offering volunteer, internship, and job opportunities for students and recent grads.

Please feel welcome to browse these opportunities — information on who to contact and how to apply will be listed in each description. Local organizations are encouraged and welcome to send us volunteer positions, internships, and jobs.

Please contact us with any questions or suggestions at leader@uw.edu.



  • 20 hour Internship for a student interested in ESL to assist in judging an Essay Contest

    January 5, 2017

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    20 hour Internship for a student interested in ESL to assist in judging an Essay Contest Native English Institute (NEI) and MOOCV.ru co-sponsored an essay contest for English language learners and teachers of English from Russia.  An intern is needed to read and judge the 100 essays received.  (Essays vary in length from one paragraph…


  • Open Internship Opportunities for Neighborhood Legal Clinics

    January 5, 2017

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    Volunteer Position: NLC Intake and Referral Intern   Program Description: The Neighborhood Legal Clinics (NLC) offer free 30-minute client consultations providing limited legal advice and referrals to low-income to moderate income King County residents and Washington State residents with legal issues in King County. NLC strives to make clinics accessible regardless of barriers such as…


  • Public service opportunity: Solar Power Project Volunteer

    January 5, 2017

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    Position title: Solar Power Project Volunteer   Name of organization: Green Life Volunteers   Website: http://www.glvolunteers.com/solarproject/   Position description: Solar Power Workshop – A Hands On Workshop   Are you interested in Solar Energy? Would you like to learn how to build Solar Panels from scratch and help install them on remote rural schools that…


  • Public service opportunity: Nonprofit Management Training Internship

    January 5, 2017

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    Position title: Nonprofit Management Training Internship   Name of organization: 501 Commons   Website: 501Commons.org   Position description: Apply your skills, build your resume, get internship credit, gain experience and give back to your community, as part of 501 Commons and United Way of King County’s Volunteer Impact Program Manager Corps.   Corps members help…


  • Public service opportunity: Math + Science Mashup

    December 19, 2016

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    Public service opportunity: Math + Science Mashup   Position title: Math + Science Mashup   Name of organization: Zeno   Website: http://zenomath.org/volunteer/mashup/   Position description: Join Zeno and our partners from the Pacific Science Center for a Math & Science Mashup. We transform cafeterias, gyms, and community rooms as children and parents play math games…


  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer Tutor

    December 19, 2016

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    Public service opportunity: Volunteer Tutor   Position title: Volunteer Tutor   Name of organization: Friends of the Children - Seattle   Website: http://friendsseattle.org/   Position description: Join the team that is breaking cycles of generational poverty right in our neighborhood! Our ideal candidate will roll up their sleeves and do their best to support our…


  • Public service opportunity: Math + Science Mashup

    December 6, 2016

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    Public service opportunity: Math + Science Mashup   Position title: Math + Science Mashup   Name of organization: Zeno   Website: http://zenomath.org/volunteer/mashup/   Position description: Join Zeno and our partners from the Pacific Science Center for a Math & Science Mashup. We transform cafeterias, gyms, and community rooms as children and parents play math games…


  • Public service opportunity: Easterseals Adult Day Volunteer

    December 1, 2016

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    Position title: Easterseals Adult Day Volunteer   Name of organization: Easterseals   Website: http://www.easterseals.com/washington/our-programs/adult-services/EADS.html   Position description: Help us make Easterseals Adult Day program flourish by empowering adults with disabilities. Regardless of the individual’s diagnosis or disability, the Easterseals Adult Day programs provide a warm inviting place where friendships are made and people enjoy engaging…


  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer Coordinator Ghana

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Volunteer Coordinator Ghana   Name of organization: Original Volunteers   Website: http://www.originalvolunteers.co.uk   Position description: Our Ghana volunteer program team are looking for two exceptional individuals to provide summer support in a leadership/support role.   This is a short-term volunteer/leadership opportunity available between June 25th and September 10th 2017.   As a volunteer…


  • Public service opportunity: Activity Assistant for Senior Citizens

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Activity Assistant for Senior Citizens   Name of organization: Merrill Gardens at First Hill   Website: https://www.merrillgardens.com/senior-living/wa/seattle/merrill-gardens-at-first-hill/   Position description: Working with our Seniors.  Calling Bingo, playing games, exercise/walking groups. Also setting up for groups and musical shows. Also if you have any talent: musician/singer/artist/story teller or anything you think our resident's might…


  • Public service opportunity: Educational Programs Youth Coordinator

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Educational Programs Youth Coordinator   Name of organization: SIFF   Website: www.siff.net   Position description: SIFF's mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that we foster a community that is more informed, aware, and alive.  …


  • Public service opportunity: Festival Programming Manager

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Festival Programming Manager   Name of organization: SIFF   Website: www.siff.net   Position description: SIFF's mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that we foster a community that is more informed, aware, and alive.   OVERVIEW…


  • Public service opportunity: After school tutor and/or enrichment volunteer

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: After school tutor and/or enrichment volunteer   Name of organization: YMCA of Greater Seattle- Powerful Schools   Website: ymcapowerfulschools.org   Position description: Program and Location:  YMCA Powerful Schools   John Muir Elementary Beacon Hill International School Graham Hill Elementary Hawthorne Elementary Wing Luke Elementary   Days/Times Volunteers Needed (when does program operate?):  …


  • Public service opportunity: Social Development, Environmental, and Reconstruction

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Social Development, Environmental, and Reconstruction   Name of organization: Mashikuna Ecuador   Website: www.mashikunaecuador.org   Position description: Mashikuna Ecuador offers opportunities to improve lives and strengthen communities.  Our local wisdom based projects are created to enhance collective impact, critical thinking and problem solving. Volunteer opportunities abound in Ecuador's coastal, amazon, and Andes regions. …


  • Undergraduate Internship Opportunity, SER-UW Native Plant Nursery

    November 29, 2016

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    Interested in getting hands-on experience with plants?  The SER-UW Native Plant Nursery is looking for two interns for Winter quarter 2017!  We're a student-run, on-campus native plant nursery looking for people who are excited about native plants and willing to learn more about them!  There are two positions for next quarter: an Education Internship and…

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