Quest in Recovery is offering a unique opportunity to work closely alongside a CofC alum for a nonprofit that offers community-led mental health and recovery resources for young adults and college students.
The Opportunity: This internship entails managing the Mentor Program; this involves overseeing all application information, creating intake surveys, internal communication, and helping organize events and fun get-togethers.
There is also the possibility to specialize in a role that also includes grant writing, community organizing, social media content creation, and community outreach to the existing hospital, school, and court programs in the Charleston Area.
Benefits: A great opportunity to learn about community organizing, running a nonprofit, and chance to create something new for the Charleston community that is deeply needed.
Great fit for: Public Health / Psychology / Religious Studies / Communications / Education / English
How to Apply: Email a resume, additional information on your career interests, and any questions about the opportunity to Luke Shirley (email@example.com).
The Conservation Voters of South Carolina has two internships available for Spring 2023: Government Relations Spring Internship & Policy Spring Internship. Read more about both internships below.
Government Relations Spring Internship
Government Relations Spring Internship
Scope of Position: CVSC is seeking a Government Relations Intern for Spring 2023. In this position you will gain first-hand experience in government relations, environmental advocacy, and the legislative process.
The successful candidate will assist Government Relations staff and contractors with legislative tracking and monitoring, policy-related research, vote-tracking for our scorecard, and lobby days. This position will report directly to the Government Relations Director.
Location: This internship is based in Columbia with the option to work remotely or in the office.
Scope of Position: CVSC is seeking a Policy Intern for Spring 2023. In this position you will gain first-hand experience in environmental policy research and advocacy at the legislative and regulatory level.
The successful candidate will assist CVSC Project Managers with policy related research, regulatory research, developing communications and outreach materials, and project management.
Location: This internship is based in Charleston or Columbia with the option to work remotely.
This upcoming year, Project Horseshoe Farm is offering its traditional Gap-Year Fellowship, which will begin in June of 2023 and finish in July of 2024 at the Greensboro, Perry County, and Pomona sites.
HSF Fellows make positive impacts in the community by working with patients and physicians in a “health partners” program, working with children through in-school and after school programs, and working with seniors and other vulnerable adults in community center programs and housing programs.
The application deadline for the 2023-24 gap-year Fellowship on February 12th, 2023. Students can find Project Horseshoe Farm, and the application, on Handshake or on their website.
Osgood Center for International Studies Opportunities
The Osgood Center for International Studies has two opportunities available for students of all majors!
The International Studies Program is pleased to announce, together with the School of Languages, Cultures, & World Affairs that the application process for a great opportunity to learn more about global leadership and to engage in professional development in 2023 is now open.
The Osgood Center for International Studies in Washington DC has partnered with CofC to make it possible for a select number of students from the College to attend their Leadership Program in January 2023.
The Osgood Center for International Studies is also selecting candidates for a professional development program the Osgood Center is offering in the spring and summer.
The deadline for the Osgood Center Leadership Institute is November 21, 2022. The deadline for the professional development program is January 1, 2023.
You can also find the application links for both programs here:
All students are invited to participate in the Inaugural Civil Discourse Essay Contest!
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences invites currently enrolled College of Charleston students to participate in the inaugural Civil Discourse Essay Contest. A committee of faculty judges will award $1,000 to the student who writes the winning essay.
Submitted essays must respond to the question, “What is civil discourse and why is it important in American society?”
Essays will be judged by the coherence of the argument, the quality of examples & evidence used, and the vividness of the writing. Interested students should submit a 750-word essay to firstname.lastname@example.org by Nov. 15, 2022.
Compensation 101: How Employers Determine Your Worth, How to Negotiate & Alumni Mega Panel.
Next Wednesday, October 26th, the Career Center is hosting an Alumni panel discussing compensation for employment opportunities.
This event is open to all students and is from 5:00pm to 7:30pm in Stern Ballroom.
This opportunity is great for all students, specifically students expecting job offers in the coming year.
This will be a great way to learn about the reality of life after college and understand what makes a competitive employment offer. Students will also learn from Alumni as they share insights on their companies, what goes into an offer letter, and other perks students should be on the lookout for!