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.


  • July 18, 2014

    Market Research Volunteer with ZENO

    Carlson Center

    Do you enjoy online research? Love gathering information? You can put those skills to use as a Market Research Volunteer with Zeno. Zeno is a Seattle based non-profit organization that partners with schools and community organizations to build confidence and skills in math. As a Market Research Volunteer, you can build your online research skills…

  • July 11, 2014

    The Seattle Public Library needs Homework Help volunteers

    Carlson Center

    The Seattle Public Library is seeking volunteers to assist K-12 students with homework assignments and developing literacy and mathematics skills throughout the 2014-2015 school year. Anne Vedella, the Library’s volunteer services coordinator, said successful Homework Helpers are comfortable interacting with students of all ages individually and in small groups. She explained that Homework Help is…

  • July 11, 2014

    Intern at the White House!

    Carlson Center

    The application for the Spring 2015 White House Internship Program is now open. Students interested in public service should definitely check this out! 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…

  • July 9, 2014

    Work with Seattle Children's Hospital

    Carlson Center

    Position title: Health Promotion Specialist Name of organization: Seattle Children's Hospital Website: www.seattlechildrens.org Position description: A walking school bus is a group of children led to and from school by several responsible adults. We are collaborating with the Seattle Public School District and other local agencies to conduct a study of the walking school bus to evaluate its…

  • July 7, 2014

    Become an Urban Forest Educator

    Carlson Center

    OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE: Urban Forest Educators work with a team of professional naturalists, school teachers, forest stewards, and other fellow volunteers to facilitate young people’s environmental learning and stewardship of the urban forest. DUTIES FOR URBAN FOREST EDUCATORS: Take part in formal training. Lead and support hands-on stewardship activities (invasive species removal, planting native species, monitoring,…

  • July 7, 2014

    CourtWatch is recruiting student volunteers and interns

    Carlson Center

    CourtWatch, a court monitoring program with the King County Sexual Assault Resource Center (KCSARC), is looking for students to volunteer/intern beginning in September 2014! About KCSARC: Founded in 1976, KCSARC has grown to be the largest sexual assault victim’s service organization in Washington. Our purpose is to alleviate, as much as possible, the trauma of…

  • July 7, 2014

    Intern abroad!

    Carlson Center

    Tomorrow's Youth Organization is an American non-profit organization that works in disadvantaged areas of the Middle East, enabling children, youth and parents to realize their potential as healthy, active and responsible family and community members. Interns will be based at our flagship center in Nablus (Palestine) for the Fall 2014 session (September-November dates are subject to change).…

  • July 7, 2014

    Green Seed Fund is looking for a Coordinator

    Carlson Center

    Green Seed Fund is looking to hire a student (undergrad or GSA) as a program coordinator. This position is slated to start in early August.To find out more about this opportunity, check out the  Husky Jobs website. Position: Green Seed Fund Coordinator HuskyJobs ID# 80879 Posting Open: 2014-06-30 Posting Closes: 2014-07-30

  • July 7, 2014

    Temporary position available with the U District Partnership

    Carlson Center

    Position Title: Program and Office Coordinator  This is a temporary hourly position reporting to the Events and Marketing Director. This position supports the Events & Marketing Director with all projects, acts as a liaison to the Board of Directors, and plays a key role interfacing with the community. The Program and Office coordinator will also…

  • June 25, 2014

    Paid summer opportunity with the Coalition for Refugees from Burma

    Carlson Center

    Position title:Coalition for Refugees from Burma Summer Enrichment Co-Instructor Name of organization:Coalition for Refugees from Burma Website:allburmarefugees.org Location: Kent Meridian High School, 10020 SE 256th St, Kent, WA 98030 (Carpooling from Seattle is available or CRB will provide modest travel stipend) Time Commitment: Approximately 12-15 hours per week (does not include commute time) Mon to Thurs, 1:30pm to 4:15pm,…

  • June 25, 2014

    Summer internship with the Coalition for Refugees from Burma

    Carlson Center

    Position title: CRB Summer Enrichment Classroom Interns Name of organization: Coalition for Refugees from Burma Location: Kent Meridian High School,10020 SE 256th St, Kent, WA 98030 (Carpooling from Seattle is available or CRB will provide modest travel stipend) Website: allburmarefugees.org About the Organization:  The Coalition for Refugees from Burma (CRB) has been assisting refugees from Burma since 2006.…

  • June 19, 2014

    ROOTS looking for Summer Volunteers!

    Carlson Center

    Overnight Volunteer Saturday - Thursday 8 PM - 8:30 AM; Friday 8 PM - 9:30 AM Before lights out, volunteers work together to set up shelter, engage with guests, complete intake paperwork for new guests, hand out hygiene supplies, enforce program rules, and ensure safety. After lights out, volunteers rotate through 2-hour "awake shifts." When awake,…

  • June 18, 2014

    Summer Learning Instructor

    Carlson Center

    Program Overview: The Summer Learning Program is an academic program for elementary-aged students in Southeast Seattle, hosted by East African Community Services and Coalition for Refugees from Burma. Students will engage in academic instruction, enrichment and cultural activities, field trips, and recreation. This five-week program will be held four times per week, Monday through Thursday…

  • June 18, 2014

    Youth Connections to Careers and Training Project

    Carlson Center

    The Seattle-King County Workforce Development Council is seeking two Americorps members for the Youth Connections to Careers and Training Project. These AmeriCorps positions will provide low income youth in Seattle and South King County with an array of tools for assessment, information and training components to help them either stay in school and graduate or…

  • June 18, 2014

    Summer internship- UI design/ software development

    Carlson Center

    BabyMind is an early stage startup helping parents to test, track, and compare developmental milestones. We are currently seeking college students to volunteer virtually for summer internships in the following positions: Software development UI experience The CEO, Dr. Lee, will write a favorable recommendation letter at the end of the internship.  If interested, please email…

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