City Year helps students and schools succeed. City Year partners with schools in 29 communities across the U.S. where staff teams provide research-based student, classroom and school-wide supports. City Year is hiring recent graduates to serve in full–time positions starting in late summer. Interested candidates can start an application here but are strongly urged to contact a recruiter.
The Office of Governor Evers frequently hires interns to work in Madison and Milwaukee. There is space to work in many areas, including: operations, policy, constituent services, communications, legislative affairs, etc.. Find more information and fill out the application (resume, cover letter, writing sample) from their website.
The Social Justice Hub is located in Union South. You can start your own issue-based action team, join a group already in progress, attend a workshop, and be a peer facilitator. This is a space where you can get involved in social justice work on campus.
The Victory Institute is recruiting LGBTQ students for a 10-week leadership program that includes a Congressional internship with an LGBTQ-friendly member of Congress, weekly leadership seminars, and mentorship. The program includes a stipend, housing, and travel to/from Washington.
Application materials are due July 12, 2021.
WUD SoPo organizes discussions, lectures, podcasts and a variety of events that allow for open and respectful conversations on a wide range of social and political topics. Check out the WUD SoPo podcast series on Spotify. WUD SoPo is looking for a Programming Associate Director and Marketing Associate Director. Applications close July 15 (the priority deadline is May 26). Please reach out to Wafa Khalida Mohammad Fadil at email@example.com with questions.
Are you interested in working abroad? Consider the International Internship Program (IIP). Find opportunities in gender and the arts, communications, education, and health. Start looking for 2020 - 2021 opportunities.
Intern with a federal agency, a NGO, or a DC non-profit through the WI in Washington Program.
Volunteer in the Community
UNIDOS supports survivors of domestic abuse and sexual violence in Dane County with a focus on the Latinx community. For more information about how to volunteer, contact Manuel Cerda at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Connect with the Campus Women's Center to learn about events and volunteer opportunities in the community. Find the CWC on social media or contact email@example.com.
The Morgridge Center is the most comprehensive resource on campus for volunteering in the Madison area. Find Morgridge Center staff on the 1st floor of the Red Gym.