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Opportunities

INTERNSHIP, JOB, STUDY ABROAD, VOLUNTEER, RESEARCH, & OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

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Do you enjoy meeting new people and sharing your CHC experience? Then you should consider applying to join the CHC Tour Guide team! The position will include summer employment and continue into the next academic year.
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Tutoring and Academic Engagement Center (TAEC) is hiring student staff members for multiple opening positions:
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The Student Food Pantry will be open from June 22-September 9 this summer! The pantry is almost entirely run by student volunteers like you who are dedicated to increasing food access on campus. Volunteers help organize, stock, and run the pantry during distribution hours.
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The Basic Needs Peer Leaders will work as part of the newly formed Basic Needs and Off-Campus Community Support Program within the Office of the Dean of Students.
Scholarships & Fellowships
Each year, up to 100 high-achieving students who are independent thinkers, display purposeful leadership, and have a civic orientation will receive full funding to pursue a graduate education at Stanford University.  Knight-Hennessy scholars may
Scholarships & Fellowships
The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security.
Scholarships & Fellowships
Fellowship program that provides $5,000 to students to conduct research during the academic year. Students also have access to $1,000 in supply funding. Open to undergraduate majors in chemistry, physics, earth sciences, computer and information sciences, and mathematics.
Scholarships & Fellowships
The Voyager Scholarship was created by the Obamas and Brian Chesky, Airbnb CEO, for rising juniors who plan to pursue a career in public service upon graduation.   Applicants must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:
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The year-long peer mentor position offers exceptional undergraduate students the opportunity to be leaders and mentors to first-year and transfer students participating in the First-Year Experience (FYE) Canvas Community.
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The student coordinator position offers the opportunity to be a creative and participatory leader in a signature program of the University of Oregon.
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Conduct research on an interdisciplinary National Science Foundation funded grant focusing on Greenland fjords, Indigenous communities, glaciers, icebergs, environmental change, and oceans!  Do you l
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DucksRISE (Research, Internship & Student Engagement) is a new six-month, cohortbased program focused on bringing into effect equitable post-graduation outcomes for underserved students at UO, centering BIPOC, first generation, and low-income students.  DucksRISE fosters community building an
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UO Prevention Services offers this opportunity to educate and provide practical experience to students on how to address current issues most impacting college student communities.This class will teach the theoretical and practical foundations for anti-oppressive prevention programming pulling fro
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Do you want to apply and develop your business and marketing skills at a successful software company? Palo Alto Software is looking for a talented Educational Content intern who's enthusiastic about learning while gaining on-the-job experience with a world-class team right here in Eugene, OR.
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This position requires the Front Desk Assistant to act as a resource guide. This means being knowledgeable about the John E. Jaqua Academic Center for Student-Athletes, where items are located, etc.
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Services for Student Athletes is looking for individuals with a strong technology background and are interested in the use and facilitation of technology. This position will be year-long with limited summer hours available.
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Services for Student-Athletes is currently taking application for the 2021-2022 academic year for tutors in all subjects.

May 16, 2022

  • IGNITE Fellowship

Through the Ignite fellowship, students will work directly with students and current Teach For America corps members who are in classrooms across the country. This is a paid fellowship and will begin in the Fall 2022. In this paid tutoring program you will:

  • Receive $1200/semester for part-time tutoring (Fall & Spring semesters)
  • Learn from veteran teachers
  • Refine your skills and use them in any professional setting
  • Help students cultivate a strong sense of belonging
  • Accelerate student learning and create meaningful change with students

Learn more about the IGNITE Fellowship and apply here.

  • Churchill Scholarship

UO “intention to apply” deadline: Confirm your Intent to Apply using this form by June 1 of your third year of study

External application deadline: Early September of your fourth year of study

Churchill Scholarships supports one year of postgraduate study in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge, as well as the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge. The award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000. The scholarship was established at the request of Sir Winston Churchill in order to fulfill his vision of U.S. – U.K. scientific exchange with the goal of advancing science and technology on both sides of the Atlantic, helping ensure our future prosperity and security. Interested applicants may review a full list of the eligible Churchill Programs of Study. Applying to a distinguished scholarship requires thoughtful coordination and preparation of materials, which can take time. If you know you will plan to apply to this distinguished scholarship, submit the Intent to Apply form by June 1.  Submission of this form is a pre-requisite to receive UO endorsement for these scholarships. More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: Confirm your Intent to Apply using this form by June 1 of your third year of study

External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study. The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Applying to a distinguished scholarship requires thoughtful coordination and preparation of materials, which can take time. If you know you will plan to apply to this distinguished scholarship, submit the Intent to Apply form by June 1.  Submission of this form is a pre-requisite to receive UO endorsement for these scholarships. More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: Confirm your Intent to Apply using this form by June 1 of your third year of study

External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study

Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel. Applying to a distinguished scholarship requires thoughtful coordination and preparation of materials, which can take time. If you know you will plan to apply to this distinguished scholarship, submit the Intent to Apply form by June 1.  Submission of this form is a pre-requisite to receive UO endorsement for these scholarships. More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Rhodes Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: Confirm your Intent to Apply using this form by June 1 of your third year of study

Internal application deadline: Contact dsinfo@uoreogn.edu for more information

External application deadline: First Wednesday of October of your fourth year of study

Rhodes Scholarships, the oldest international fellowships, bring outstanding students from many countries around the world to the University of Oxford.  The first American Scholars were elected in 1904.  Rhodes Scholars are elected for two years of study at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom.  All educational costs, a stipend, and travel to and from Oxford are paid by the program.  Applying to a distinguished scholarship requires thoughtful coordination and preparation of materials, which can take time. If you know you will plan to apply to this distinguished scholarship, submit the Intent to Apply form by June 1.  Submission of this form is a pre-requisite to receive UO endorsement for these scholarships. More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Gates Cambridge Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: Confirm with an advisor your intention to apply during Spring term of your third year of study

Round 1: US citizens normally resident in the USAInternal deadline: Please contact dsinfo@uoregon.edu immediately for more information.External deadline: Early OctoberRound 2: All other eligible applicants Internal deadline: Please contact dsinfo@uoregon.edu immediately for more information.External deadline: The application deadline in this round is determined by the course you are applying for. Please find more information here.

Gates Cambridge Scholarships are full-cost awards for graduate study and research in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.  The scholarships are highly competitive and are awarded to citizens of any country outside of the United Kingdom on the basis of the candidate's academic excellence, a good fit between the scholar and the university, evidence of leadership potential, and a commitment to improving the lives of others.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Gates Cambridge Scholarship advisor at (dsinfo@uoregon.edu. More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: Rolling

The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.

RESEARCH, INTERNSHIP, JOB, STUDY ABROAD, VOLUNTEER, & OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Deadline Today! ASURE Leadership Application

Application Deadline: May 16, 2022 at 9pm

Peer leadership positions with scholarships available! Join the ASURE (Affiliated Students for Undergraduate Research and Engagement) leadership team to help fellow undergraduate students to explore research opportunities at UO! ASURE members lead workshops, hold advising drop in hours, and are part of the symposium planning committee. Submit your application to provided Qualtrics form

  • NEW! Palo Alto Software – Educational Content Intern

Do you want to apply and develop your business and marketing skills at a successful software company? Palo Alto Software is looking for a talented Educational Content intern who's enthusiastic about learning while gaining on-the-job experience with a world-class team right here in Eugene, OR. Our internships run for 8 weeks beginning June 29th, an average of 20 hours per week. The position is part-time, temporary, non-exempt and pays $17/hour. As a business intern, you would be assisting the Business Development (Biz/Dev) team. Benefits include flexible schedules, community involvement and volunteer time, fun company events, a diverse, inclusive culture, an outstanding work environment, daily snacks, and much more. Learn more about the position and apply on this webpage.

  • NEW! International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is hiring!

Application Deadline: May 20, 2022

Are you looking for an on-campus job this summer? Look no further. International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) Office has three student employees open. Please apply through Handshake by May 20. The University of Oregon’s International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is hiring for three student positions: Program Assistant for Event Planning; Program Assistant for Social Media, and ICSP Program Assistant. Apply via Handshake.

  • NEW! UGST 409: Evidence Based Prevention Practices for College Students

UO Prevention Services offers this opportunity to educate and provide practical experience to students on how to address current issues most impacting college student communities.This class will teach the theoretical and practical foundations for anti-oppressive prevention programming pulling from psychology, public health, social work, student development, and intersectional feminist praxis.

Students will also devise and/or implement an initiative based off the academic learning that applies towards any of the topics below in the subsequent terms. Co-taught by Alexis Drakatos (Substance Misuse and Abuse Prevention Education) and Ritu Roy (Sexual Violence Prevention Education) – and in collaboration with our campus and community partners’ expertise – topics span:

  • mental health, emotional distress, and suicidality
  • substance use, misuse, and dependency
  • gender based discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, dating & domestic violence, and stalking

Please feel free to contact Alexis Drakatos and/or Ritu Roy ritu@uoregon.edu, alexiskd@uoregon.edu to learn more.

  • SAIL (Summer Academy to Inspire Learning) is hiring!

Application Deadline: May 18, 2022 for first round – rolling deadline until positions are filled

The SAIL (Summer Academy to Inspire Learning) program is hiring counselors to lead our in-person programs this summer! We are hiring for ~40 staff members and our pay rate starts at $13.50 per hour. This position is flexible and offers 3 different shifts for students to work (Day, Evening, and Night Shift).

SAIL staff work as liaisons and mentors for 8th – 12th grade students from various Oregon high schools participating in our week-long experiential learning summer camp hosted on the UO campus. Through this position, college students gain experience in facilitation, supervision, and time management. SAIL Summer Staff members are First Aid certified and enjoy networking opportunities with many faculty and staff members across various UO disciplines that volunteer their time to operate the SAIL program

Apply on our website: 2022 SAIL Summer Staff

Apply on Handshake: 2022 SAIL Summer Staff 

  • Cardiopulmonary and Respiratory Physiology Lab Paid  Research Study

Volunteers needed for paid research study, and you will be financially compensated for your time and effort! We are looking for adults (age 18-35) to participate in a research study looking at effects of two treatments (erythropoietin (EPO) and iron) on acute mountain sickness and exercise performance during a 14 day stay at altitude. This study includes testing both at sea level (Eugene, OR) and at altitude (Colorado). There will be 6 testing days and 10 days of drug testing over 4 weeks at sea level. You will then travel to Colorado for 14 days of testing at altitude that will occur in the Summer of 2022. You will also compete 1 day of follow up testing within 7 days of returning to sea level. Compensation up to $600 paid upon completion. Travel, lodging, and food expenses are paid for. For more information please call or email the lab at:

541-346-0831 or email coast2022.lovering.lab@gmail.com.

  • Register for UO’s 2022 Lavender Graduation Ceremony

Join us on Sunday, June 5th 12:00pm – 2:00pm PDT for UO’s 2022 Lavender Graduation Ceremony. This year’s event, hosted in the EMU Ballroom, will be our time to come together as a community to celebrate the accomplishments, education, perseverance, resilience, leadership, and advocacy of UO LGBTQIA+ graduate and undergraduate students! All graduating LGBTQIA+ students who wish to be honored at the 2022 ceremony should register by May 15th, 2022, at 11:59pm. Register for the ceremony here.

  • CHC Exclusive! CHC’s Mentored Research Program (MRP)

Application deadline: Rolling

The Mentored Research Program allows CHC students to apply for funding to work as research assistants for UO faculty members. Students are eligible to apply for up to approximately $1,000 of funding per academic year term (approximately $3,000 per academic year) work with a professor on a research project (which may lay the groundwork for the student’s thesis project). Additional information and application instructions can be found on the CHC’s student Canvas site. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the academic year (although applications received after Week 8 will be considered at the beginning of the following term).

  • CHC Exclusive! CHC’s Internship Funding Program (IFP)

Application deadline: Rolling

The Internship Funding Program offers CHC students the opportunity to apply for up to $5,000 to help fund their living expenses for low-paying or unpaid, non-credit-bearing internships. Additional information and application instructions can be found on the CHC’s student Canvas site. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the academic year (although applications received after Week 8 will be considered at the beginning of the following term).

RESOURCES

  • Textbook Subsidy Application

The UO Basic Needs Program through the Office of the Dean of Students has implemented a Textbook Subsidy Program. Get reimbursed up to $300 for your Spring 2022 textbooks and supplies! Apply for the Textbook Subsidy Program here.

  • CHC Exclusive! Working on your thesis? Join a CHC Writing Circle today!

In Winter and Spring 2022, the CHC will be organizing Writing Circles to support students as they work on their theses. Writing Circles are groups of students who come together at a dedicated time to share their weekly progress and write together as a community. To sign up for a Spring term Writing Circle, please fill out this Qualtrics form

  • CMAE Scholars Program

Application deadline: Rolling

The Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence (CMAE) is accepting applications for the new CMAE Scholars Program for the 2021-22 academic year. To apply, students are encouraged to complete an online application. Applications accepted throughout the year but an early connection is recommended. Contact Stella-Marie Akindayomi if you have any questions about the program and/or admission process.

  • Career Center Peer Coaching Drop-In

The University Career Center Peer Coaches can help your students navigate Handshake and find internship opportunities that suit their needs. In addition, Peer Coaches can provide students support in completing their applications by providing guidance on their resumes and cover letters. Whether that means helping them begin one or reviewing one they have already started and preparing it for their application. See attached flyer for Drop In times held in the Career Center in Tykeson Hall – no appointment needed!

  • Want feedback on your essays? Visit the Writing Associates for 100- and 200-level HC Courses

Are you interested in receiving online support over the course of the term for your work in English, Honors College, or AEIS courses? Then you are eligible to access the Writing Associates online tutoring services. Go to this scheduling website for ENG, HC, and AEIS courses. If you have questions or would like more information about this or the other tutoring services provided by the English department’s Center for Teaching Writing, email Dr. Kate Myers (kmyers@uoregon.edu).

  • Peer Academic Coaching with the Tutoring and Academic Engagement Center (TAEC)

The Tutoring and Academic Engagement Center (TAEC) is pleased to announce that Peer Academic Coaching is now available for all undergrads.  Our trained coaches meet one-on-one with students to help outline academic goals, refine and enhance study strategies, and offer support & resources around challenging learning experiences.

  • Scheduled appointments are available Monday – Friday, 10:00AM – 5:00PM in the Knight Library and the new Academic Success HUB (LLC North 123).  Students may choose the location. 
  • Drop-in is Monday & Wednesday 1:00PM – 3:00PM in the Academic Success HUB (LLC North 123).
  • Students can also choose to meet remotely.

To learn more about Peer Academic Coaching including how to schedule an appointment via Navigate, visit our website at:  https://engage.uoregon.edu/pac/