Want to Work for an Innovative Organization?

Every year, Fast Company publishes a ranking of “The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies.” This year’s list is hot off the presses.

Check out the full list of companies and organizations here. Note the diversity of industry sectors represented — from high tech and entertainment to healthcare and education.

As always, Career Services staff can help you if you have any questions about how to research and prepare for potential opportunities.

CAREER BLITZ: Non-Profit & Careers for the Common Good

  1. American Student Assistance – Internships (Boston, MA)
  2. Artis – Winter Internship (Available Now) (New York, NY)
  3. Corporate Accountability International – Non-Profit Administration Intern (Boston, MA)
  4. Grant Space Knowledge Base – Resource
  5. Great Oaks Charter School – Tutor Corps (Post-Graduate Fellowship 2013 – 2014; Applications accepted on a rolling basis.) (Newark, NJ)
  6. The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award – Grant (Sponsored by National Grid) (Application deadline January 18, 2013) (Global – You Choose Location))
  7. AmeriCorps – Louisiana Bucket Brigade (Post-Graduate) (Louisiana)
  8. Purpose – Strategy Internship in Social Entrepreneurship (Summer) (New York, NY)
  9. Social Entrepreneurship as a Career Choice – Resource (Article)
  10. Zipongo – Marketing/Creative Writing Internship (San Francisco, CA)

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American Student AssistanceInternships (Boston, MA)
Intern for a private nonprofit whose public purpose mission is to empower students and alumni to successfully manage and repay their college loan debt.  Multiple internships are available to work with content creation, interactive design and market research. Bilingual? Language skills are also a plus.
http://bit.ly/11NsU6j

ArtisWinter Internship (Available Now) (New York, NY)
Artis, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that supports and promotes contemporary visual artists from Israel internationally, seeks an intern to assist with the daily operations of a contemporary art non-profit; for immediate hire. Gain a wide range of experience in arts administration and nonprofit management working closely with 3 staff members.
http://bit.ly/TzXSte

Corporate Accountability InternationalNon-Profit Administration Intern (Boston, MA)
Take on significant projects to advance Corporate Accountability International’s mission, including the Think Outside the Bottle and Public Water Works! Campaigns to challenge corporate control of water, the Value [the] Meal campaign to challenge corporate abuse of our food, and the campaign to Challenge Big Tobacco.
http://bit.ly/Xmjyz3

Grant Space Knowledge BaseResource ()
Great overview of careers and opportunities in nonprofit sector, hosted by The Foundation Center.
http://bit.ly/YL6nrW

Great Oaks Charter SchoolTutor Corps (Post-Graduate Fellowship) (Newark, NJ)
The Great Oaks Tutor Corps is an intense one-year Urban Education Fellowship designed to close the achievement gap one student at a time. A highly selective full-time service year for recent college graduates, the Corps members work in a startup charter school on the front lines of education reform in Newark.
http://bit.ly/VjzH1W

The Samuel Huntington Public Service AwardFellowship (Sponsored by National Grid) (Global (You Choose Location))
The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides a $10,000 stipend for a graduating college senior to pursue one year of public service anywhere in the world. The award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career.
http://bit.ly/VwRDbF

AmeriCorpsLouisiana Bucket Brigade (Post-Graduate) (Louisiana)
Work closely with Lieutenant Governor’s Office of Social Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurs of New Orleans (SENO) to receive mentoring and pursue funding opportunities. Hold discussions with solar power and green jobs organizations and companies to create synergistic relationships for the communities.
http://1.usa.gov/TDyeHx

PurposeStrategy Internship in Social Entrepreneurship (Summer) (New York, NY)
Purpose creates 21st century movements to help solve some of the world’s biggest problems. Help to develop and execute Purpose movements and corporate partner initiatives, from strategy and ideation through testing and implementation. Work with multidisciplinary teams of strategists, technologists and interaction designers.
http://bit.ly/UDNT9U

Social Entrepreneurship as a Career ChoiceResource (Article) ()
David C. Hodgson, co-founder and board chairman of Echoing Green and managing director at General Atlantic, provides his perspective on careers in social entrepreneurship – why opportunities are increasing and why it matters.
http://huff.to/Vietle

ZipongoMarketing/Creative Writing Internship (San Francisco, CA)
Help with the execution of social media, blogging, and overall marketing and content strategy.  Our ideal candidate thrives in a fast-moving, startup environment, has a personal interest in health and wellness, and is passionate about Zipongo’s mission of decreasing the prevalence of chronic disease globally.
http://bit.ly/YL6ROH

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For additional Non-Profit/Careers for the Common Good opportunities, see our website:
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~csrc/explore/careers/human.html

 

CAREER BLITZ: NON-PROFIT & COMMON GOOD CAREERS

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  1. CAMPUS CHAPTER LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY – Seneca International – DEADLINE: 6/15/12
  2. ONLINE JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP – Great Schools (Summer)(San Francisco) – PAID
  3. PROGRAM ASSOCIATE – Peer Health Exchange (Full-Time)(DC)
  4. GLOBAL SECRETARIAT INTERN – White Ribbon Alliance (Summer)(DC) – DEADLINE: 5/15/12
  5. MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE – Citymeals-on-Wheels (Entry-Level)(NYC)
  6. “58 Quotes to Inspire Leadership, Resilience and Social Change” (Web Article)

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1. CAMPUS CHAPTER LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY – Seneca International – DEADLINE: 6/15/12

Seneca International is an organization dedicated to promoting international civil, economic, and human rights for women. Based at the University of Pennsylvania, Seneca International seeks applications for new leaders and new chapters at varying colleges. http://bit.ly/IDJQn4

2. ONLINE JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP – Great Schools (Summer)(San Francisco) – PAID

Gain experience working for a national education non-profit in an editorial department for a 3-month, paid, internship experience. Great Schools has a mission of inspiring and guiding parents in becoming effective champions of their children’s education at home and in the community. http://bit.ly/JPV86u

3. PROGRAM ASSOCIATE – Peer Health Exchange (Full-Time)(Washington, DC)

Join the team of Peer Health Exchange (PHE) as a full-time Program Associate in July 2012. PHE is a national non-profit that trains college students to teach comprehensive health curriculums in public high schools. http://bit.ly/KsUyKL

4. GLOBAL SECRETARIAT INTERN – White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood (Summer)(DC)

Participate in a summer internship with the White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood, an advocacy alliance increasing awareness of the need to make pregnancy and childbirth safe for all women & newborns. This internship is part-time and paid. http://bit.ly/IMKATS Deadline: 5/15/12

5. MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE – Citymeals-on-Wheels (Entry-Level)(NYC)

Entry-level marketing and communications position for non-profit in NYC. Associate will support work of Director in raising public awareness, advertising web-content, internet marketing and media outreach. http://bit.ly/K5VCqh

6. “58 Quotes to Inspire Leadership, Resilience and Social Change” (Web Article)

Rosetta Thurman, author of How to Become a Nonprofit Rockstar, published a listing of 58 inspirational leadership quotes to motivate leaders of social change. http://bit.ly/KZhC9n

CAREER BLITZ: Non-Profit & Common Good Careers

CAREER BLITZ: NON-PROFIT & COMMON GOOD CAREERS

TOPICS INCLUDE:

 1. DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP – WINGS for Kids (1 Yr.)(Charleston, SC)
2. OPPORTUNITYKNOCKS.ORG – Job/Internship Search Database for Common Good (Web Resource)
3. BRONX ORGANIZER – La Fuente (Full-Time)(New York City)
4. DEVELOPMENT INTERN – RSF Social Finance (Summer)(San Francisco) – PAID
5. ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR – University of Alaska – Fairbanks (Full-Time)(Fairbanks, AK)
6. SEASONAL INTERN – Children’s Dental Health Project (All Terms)(Washington, D.C.)
7. RESEARCH ASSISTANT – Mt. Sinai Adolescent Health Center (Entry-Level)(New York City)

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1. DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP – WINGS for Kids (1 Yr.)(Charleston, SC)
Develop donor relationships and hone grant-writing skills with 6-mos. – 1 yr. fellowship in development for non-profit that teaches children how to behave well, build healthy relationships, and make good decisions (competitive compensation with strong professional development option). Apply NOW http://bit.ly/Jjo9q3

2. OPPORTUNITYKNOCKS.ORG – Job/Internship Search Database for Common Good (Web Resource)
Looking for a job working for the common good? Consider using www.opportunityknocks.org in your search. The job search function is free.

3. BRONX ORGANIZER – La Fuente (Full-Time)(New York City)
Establish relationships with community-based entities and implement a field operations plan for La Fuente, an organization that brings together labor & community partners engaged in neighborhood, grassroots based efforts around immigrant/worker rights issues. http://bit.ly/IBlEAc

4. DEVELOPMENT INTERN – RSF Social Finance (Summer)(San Francisco) – PAID
Intern will work with development team to provide support in client interaction and special projects for a pioneering non-profit that makes capital available to innovative projects, and transforms the way the world works with money. Apply by APRIL 29th, 2012 http://bit.ly/HVGDim

5. ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR – University of Alaska – Fairbanks (Full-Time)(Fairbanks, AK)
Admissions counselors assist students with the admissions process, promote the university at on- and off-campus events, and represent the university through a variety of media. Candidate must demonstrate strong organizational, leadership and public speaking skills. Apply directly via http://bit.ly/Iqxs9l

6. SEASONAL INTERN – Children’s Dental Health Project (All Terms)(Washington, D.C.)
Interns work closely with Project Manager in drafting reports, summarizing research, and planning/coordinating projects aimed at improving the oral health of women, children and families. Learn more http://bit.ly/JTZAQd

7. RESEARCH ASSISTANT – Mt. Sinai Adolescent Health Center (Entry-Level)(New York City)
Research Assistants will work on studies of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infection in adolescent females & males. http://bit.ly/Je5Rr6

Career Blitz: Non-Profit & Common Good

 CAREER BLITZ: Non-Profit & Common Good Careers

TOPICS INCLUDE:

 1. TODAY! Doing Better Than ‘No Harm’ – Dr. Chloe Schwenke – 4/9/12 – 4:30 PM (Collis Common Ground)
2. Campus Leadership Opportunity! Become a Student Director or Foundation Intern with Tucker!
3. College Access Coordinator (Entry Level) – AmeriCorps VISTA (Philadelphia) – DEADLINE: 4/20/12
4. Program Associate (Africa) – Conflict Prevention & Peace Forum (Entry Level) – DEADLINE: 4/30/12
5. Disability Rights Internship – Human Rights Watch (Summer)(New York)
6. What is a non-profit? (Web Resource) – Independent Sector
7. “5 Simple Ways for Supporting Young Nonprofit Professionals at Work” (Web Article)

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1. TODAY! Doing Better Than ‘No Harm’ – Dr. Chloe Schwenke – 4/9/12 – 4:30 PM (Collis Common Ground)
Thinking about a career in foreign policy or international development? Attend a lecture by Dr. Chloe Schwenke, Senior Advisor on Democracy, Human Rights and Governance and on LGBT policy at the Africa Bureau of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). http://bit.ly/I6rRrc

2. Campus Leadership Opportunity! Become a Student Director or Foundation Intern with Tucker!
Build skills and gain experience by taking on a campus leadership position. Tucker Foundation provides students with varying opportunities to develop communication and leadership skills (highly sought after in post-graduate opportunities). http://bit.ly/HseRdH

3. College Access Coordinator (Entry Level) – AmeriCorps VISTA (Philadelphia) – DEADLINE: 4/20/12
Take an active part in making higher education accessible through Temple University’s Community Learning Network. Coordinator will design and implement training programs, collaborate with community partners, and develop assessment and evaluation efforts. http://bit.ly/HsgKqx

4. Program Associate (Africa) – Conflict Prevention & Peace Forum (Entry Level) – DEADLINE: 4/30/12
Program Associate will provide research support to UN decision-makers relating to conflict prevention in Africa. Familiarity with Africa and French language skills strongly preferred. http://bit.ly/IbWjvq

5. Disability Rights Internship – Human Rights Watch (Summer)(New York)
Conduct research on issues relating to disability rights and develop varying skills in global advocacy for persons with disabilities. Internship is part-time and unpaid, but hours are flexible and more time is preferred. http://bit.ly/I6GkU8

6. What is a non-profit? (Web Resource) – Independent Sector
Many folks hear the words “non-profit” but are unsure as to what the really means. Independent Sector is a leadership network for non-profits, foundations, and corporate giving programs that advances common good in the United States. http://bit.ly/HWHHEv

7. “5 Simple Ways for Supporting Young Nonprofit Professionals at Work” (Web Article)
Rosetta Thurman, author of a well-known non-profit blog shares wonderful insight regarding support for younger workers. Take these tips to heart! http://bit.ly/HsgmdC

 

Career Blitz: Non-Profit & Common Good

CAREER BLITZ: NON-PROFIT & COMMON GOOD

TOPICS INCLUDE:

1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
2. Immigration Legal Services Program Assistant (Entry-Level)(Boston) – DEADLINE: 3/9/12
3. “Constituent Today, Staff Tomorrow” (Web Article)
4. The Riley Guide: Non-Profits, Associations, Foundations & Think Tanks (Web-Resource)
5. Bicycle Advocacy Design Internship – Transportation Alternatives (New York)
6. Genetic Alliance Internship Program – Genetic Alliance (Washington, DC) – DEADLINE: 3/25/12

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1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
The Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship supports graduates who have proven leadership in the Dartmouth community and who are pursuing significant acts of citizenship and service to others. For information, visit: http://bit.ly/pVXwHK

2. Immigration Legal Services Program Assistant (Entry-Level)(Boston) – DEADLINE: 3/9/12
The Irish International Immigrant Center in Boston, MA is seeking an entry-level Program Assistant that will support the Immigration Legal Service department and liaise with Haitian clients and other community-based organizations. Must be fluent in Haitian Creole and familiar with Haitian culture. http://bit.ly/ygBIXG

3. “Constituent Today, Staff Tomorrow” (Web Article)
Interested in working for a non-profit or in a “Common Good” organization after finishing up at Dartmouth? Learn about what hiring managers have to say about connecting the dots to that first position in a non-profit or common good organization by reading “Constituent Today, Staff Tomorrow” at http://bit.ly/AdEGFK

4. The Riley Guide: Non-Profits, Associations, Foundations & Think Tanks (Web-Resource)
Let’s face it, internship and job searching is tough work. Wouldn’t it be great if someone just make it easy and put resources all in one place? The Riley Guide for Non-Profits, Associations, Foundations & Think Tanks does just that: http://bit.ly/9keb9J

5. Bicycle Advocacy Design Internship – Transportation Alternatives (New York)
Design-related internship experience with New York’s leading transportation advocacy organization. Great way to employ graphic or web-design skills in an environmentally and socially responsible mission-focused opportunity. http://bit.ly/wJ62gk

6. Genetic Alliance Internship Program – Genetic Alliance (Washington, DC) – DEADLINE: 3/25/12
Genetic Alliance is a nonprofit health advocacy organization committed to transforming health through genetics. Genetic Alliance internship program offers opportunities in: Library Science, Health Policy, Translational Research, Public Health Genomics, Social Media, and Non-Profit Management. http://bit.ly/xJj6Nu

 

Career Blitz: Non-Profit & Common Good

Career Blitz: Non-Profit & COmmon Good Careers – February 27th , 2012

Topics Include:

1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
2. Undergraduate Sociology Research Conference at Bryant University – Present Sociology Research!
3. Health Policy Research Internship – Alliance for Health Reform (Summer)(Washington, DC) – PAID
4. 10 National Non-Profit Conferences Worth Attending in 2012
(Blog Article by Rosetta Thurman)
5. NH AmeriCorps Panel in Concord, NH on 3/12/12 (Event/Program)
6. Individual Outreach Coordinator – Interfaith Worker Justice (Entry-Level)(Chicago) – DEADLINE: 3/2/12

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1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
The Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship supports graduates who have proven leadership in the Dartmouth community and who are pursuing significant acts of citizenship and service to others. For information, visit: http://bit.ly/pVXwHK

2. Professional Development Opportunity at Bryant University – Present Sociology Research!
Conducting research in the sociology field? Consider submitting a conference proposal for the 38th Annual New England Undergraduate Sociology Research Conference at Bryant University in Smithfield, RI on 4/27/12. Abstracts due 3/15 at 5 PM. Great networking and professional development opportunity for those considering a career in Academia. http://neusrc.bryant.edu/

3. Health Policy Research Internship – Alliance for Health Reform (Summer)(Washington, DC) – PAID
Alliance Health Reform is a non-profit, non-partisan group that provides information on health policy and research to elected officials, journalists, policy analysts and advocates. Interns receive education in health care economics and politics, the roots of problems with our health care system, and various proposed reform strategies. DEADLINE: 3/2/12 – http://bit.ly/wU10Zn

4. 10 National Non-Profit Conferences Worth Attending in 2012 (Blog Article by Rosetta Thurman)
Professional conferences are often untapped resources that students seldom think about. If interested in getting your foot in the door with an organization, consider attending one of the 10 conferences mentioned in Rosetta Thurman’s (co-author of How to Become a Nonprofit Rockstar) article. http://bit.ly/zyn50q 

5. NH AmeriCorps Panel in Concord, NH on 3/12/12 (Event/Program)
Each year, AmeriCorps offers 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups (e.g., victim support, environmental conservation, children services, health education). Whether your service makes a community safer, gives a child a second chance, or helps protect the environment, you’ll be getting things done through AmeriCorps! http://bit.ly/xFhof5

6. Individual Outreach Coordinator – Interfaith Worker Justice (Entry-Level)(Chicago) – DEADLINE: 3/2/12
Interfaith Worker Justice (IWJ) is a progressive and growing national organization that educates, organizes, and mobilizes the faith community and workers across the nation on issues and campaigns that improve wages, benefits, and working conditions for all workers, especially workers in low-wage jobs. IWJ is looking for a full-time Individual Outreach Coordinator to expand the organization’s individual giving program using mail, email, events and in-person grassroots fundraising methods. Deadline: 3/2/12 – http://bit.ly/yqtrZv

New Hampshire AmeriCorps Service Panel – 3/12/12 – Concord, NH

AMERICORPS SERVICE PANEL

Learn how you can make a difference as a full-time volunteer addressing America’s most pressing needs!

Monday, March 12th from 6-7:30pm
NHTI – Concord’s Community College; Sweeney Hall Auditorium 122
31 College Drive, Concord, NH
For more information or to RSVP: Ted Wing (603-218-5102; twing@cityyear.org)

AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you.
It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the
community.

Each year, AmeriCorps offers 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to
serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups. Whether your service
makes a community safer, gives a child a second chance, or helps protect the environment, you’ll be getting
things done through AmeriCorps!

The following list of programs are expected to be in attendance:
AmeriCorps Victim Assistance Program • City Year • Green Corps Student Conservation Association • NCCC • Peace Corps
*VISTA (featuring: Campus Compact for NH, Families In Transition, New Hampshire Catholic Charities)

 

Non-Profit/Common Good Digest: February 10th, 2012

 Non-Profit/Common Good Digest: February 10th, 2012

 1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
2. Socially Responsible Internships in Vermont!
3. Class of 1982 Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship – DEADLINE: 2/15/12
4. Religion and Conflict Resolution Intern – Tanenbaum Center (New York City)
5. Hands-On Community-Based Learning Courses! (Dartmouth Resources)
6. Council on Foreign Relations Internships (Spring & Summer)(New York City)
7. What do I do with a major in Psychology? (Web Resource)
8. Program Associate (Entry Level) – International Development Non-Profit (Washington, D.C.)

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1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12

The Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship supports graduates who have proven leadership in the Dartmouth community and who are pursuing significant acts of citizenship and service to others. For information, visit: http://bit.ly/pVXwHK

2. Socially Responsible Internships in Vermont!

Interested in working for an organization that is socially responsible? Consider an opportunity over the river in Vermont. View listings with Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility at http://bit.ly/AjdyxF

3. Class of 1982 Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship – DEADLINE: 2/15/12

The Fellowship is awarded annually to one Dartmouth undergraduate and supports the establishment of new, ongoing initiatives that expand economic and social opportunities for low-income people in the Upper Valley. For information, visit: http://bit.ly/t4AwFQ

4. Religion and Conflict Resolution Intern – Tanenbaum Center (New York City)

An opportunity for a motivated student or recent graduate to help build the growing field of religious peacemaking. For more information, visit: http://bit.ly/xRB1iH

5. Hands-On Dartmouth Courses! (Dartmouth Resources)

Thinking about next term? Thinking about your next four terms? Consider a community-based learning opportunity at Dartmouth. To learn more at http://bit.ly/xUtISx

6. Council on Foreign Relations Internships (Spring & Summer)(New York City)

Varying internships ranging from global health to international governance. Learn more at: http://on.cfr.org/7nVCjk

7. What do I do with a major in Psychology? (Web Resource)

Did you know that there are over 1,000 Dartmouth alumni in the Dartmouth Career Network that majored in Psychology and have volunteered to advise students? There are many things that you can do with a major in psychology; call us for an appointment to learn more and take some time to visit: http://bit.ly/xNQ4nE

8. Program Associate (Entry Level) – International Development Non-Profit (Washington, D.C.)

CDC Development Solutions leverages public, private and volunteer resources to strengthen SMEs and the institutions, governments, and industries that drive economic growth in emerging markets. For information: http://bit.ly/y0zyJQ