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.



  • Gender Odyssey needs volunteers

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    The 15th annual Gender Odyssey Conference is looking for individuals interested in a Seattle Children’s supported volunteer opportunity working with gender-non-conforming, intersex and trans children and their siblings (ages 4-12). Volunteers will supervise and facilitate activities in Kids and Tween Camps while their parents participate in conference workshops. We are looking for people able to create…


  • Volunteer @ Beat the Bridge Benefit

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    We are looking for some volunteers for Nordstrom Beat the Bridge to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. About the Beat the Bridge and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF): The Nordstrom Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes is a fundraiser for JDRF—the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. The event consists…


  • Join our People Operations and Communications team this summer!

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    One Acre Fund, a social enterprise that supplies smallholder farmers in East Africa with the tools and financing they need to grow their way out of hunger and poverty - and we are looking for a Seattle-based intern to join our People Operations and Communications team this summer! This position will allow a student or…


  • Student Life Social Media Team Member

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Are you looking to build upon your digital communications experience with a robust and growing UW social media presence? The UW Student Life (UWSL) social media team is looking for student volunteers to help manage our various social channels! *This opportunity will kick off with training in spring quarter 2015, with full commitment beginning in…


  • Summer environmental research opportunity

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Since the Summer of 2010 Kalu Yala Research Institute has had students from 20 countries, 45 states, and 160 universities produce more than 500 individual research projects and reports in sustainability. Please see program details or apply by clicking here: www.kaluyala.com/education/. With exceptional ratings from our 500+ alumni and support from professors around the world, we're quickly…


  • Be a Summer "Mathletes" Tutor

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    The Volunteer Summer Mathletes Tutor is part of the youth services team providing educational services for American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth. This position is primarily responsible for teaching students math skills, both independently and in conjunction with other SIHB employees. This position is temporary, lasting from June 29th until August 27th, 2015. Primary…


  • Love plants? Help out at the May Edible Plant Sale!

    April 30, 2015

    Carlson Center

    It's time for Seattle Tilth's May Edible Plant Sale! Come out to our festive annual gardener gathering, where you'll find the largest selection of organically, sustainably and locally grown vegetable plant starts in the Puget Sound Region. It's happening Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Meridian Park, behind the Good…


  • Work with Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest

    April 3, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Planned Parenthood Votes NW promotes and protects reproductive health, rights and justice. We do this by advocating for public policies that guarantee the right to choice and full and nondiscriminatory access to reproductive health care, and fostering and preserving a social and political climate favorable to the exercise of reproductive choice through voter education, candidate…


  • Work-study position with the School of Social Work

    April 3, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Hiring 1-2 student workers at the Office of Student Services in the School of Social Work. Hiring for Spring Quarter with commitment of staying in position for 2015-2016 academic year. Preference to those who plan to take courses in Summer Quarter 2015. Before applying, please note this position requires: - Federal work-study funding for 2014-2015…


  • Help out the Salvation Army!

    April 3, 2015

    Carlson Center

    On May 8, 2015, we will be having our annual fund-raiser, The Red Kettle Luncheon, with special guest Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, who will be receiving the Arthur S. Langlie award for visionary leadership. We are also honored to have former Seahawk & Huskie Brock Huard, KING 5 morning anchor Mark Wright, and many…


  • Bring UW research to kids at the Pacific Science Center

    March 31, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Paws-on Science is coming up on April 10-12, and University Marketing & Communications is in need of some great volunteers to pull it off and give the public the best experience ever! Paws-on Science is a fun, high-energy event at the Pacific Science Center where kids get to interact with some of the fascinating research coming out of…


  • Be a Garden Intern this Summer with Camp Korey!

    March 31, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Camp Korey is situated on the historic 818-acre organic Carnation Farm in the Snoqualmie Valley not far from Seattle. The 4.5 acre certified organic garden is operated by our Culinary Gardener with the help of many individual and corporate volunteers and local school groups. The garden produces a significant portion of the produce used in…


  • Become an AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator

    March 31, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Reading Partners is currently hiring a Volunteer Coordinator. The AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator serves as the face and voice of Reading Partners within their respective region for a full 11-month service term. Volunteer Coordinators identify and recruit high-quality, reliable community volunteers to become Reading Partners tutors. This role also is responsible for implementing a community engagement plan, identifying…


  • Want to study abroad and serve? Apply for a scholarship!

    March 31, 2015

    Carlson Center

    Volunteer Forever is dedicated to enabling more students to study and volunteer abroad.  We know cost is often a barrier, so in addition to our fundraising platform through which students can share their story and raise money from family, friends, and other donors, we also encourage our users to seek out scholarships and grants that may be…


  • Intern abroad with FSD

    March 31, 2015

    Carlson Center

    The Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD) has been described as the “gold standard for global engagement programs.” We offer student internships, volunteer global service trips, and group programs, providing intensive pre-departure and in-country support. Programs include rigorous development theory and practical training, continuing educational and cultural activities, personal and group reflection sessions, and accommodation and…

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