Student Opportunities

Share the Love of Service: Apply for the Sam Jones Service Scholarship Program!

  • If you like to volunteer, care what happens in the city or want to get others more involved with our community, it’s time to apply online for the Sam H. Jones Community Service Scholarship program. Need more info or want to ask questions to current Sam Jones Service Scholars?
  • Eligible applicants have at least a 2.75 GPA and previous experience in the community through service or leadership activities.  Awards range up to $4500.
  • Applications are due March 1 for most programs at .  For more information, contact the Center for Service and Learning at, 317.278.2662 or Hine Hall 243.

Starla D. H. Officer
Coordinator, Office of Neighborhood Partnerships Center for Service and Learning
Midwest Center for University-Assisted Community Schools, Center for Service and Learning; Hine Hall, suite 243 (formerly the University Place Conference Center).

Apply online now for the Sam H. Jones Community Service Scholarship program! Deadline is March 1.

National Urban League Summer Internship Program

The National Urban League is offering college students the opportunity to take part in its summer internship program. It is a paid summer internship in New York City and Washington, DC, housing is provided. Visit for more detailed information.

What is the National Urban League Summer Internship Program?

  • The National Urban League Summer Internship Program provides an insight into the world of non-profit management for college students, from the New York City metropolitan area and in Washington, DC.  The National Urban League is looking for candidates interested in a career in the not-for-profit sector, or in understanding the connection between non-profits, corporations, and government in the work of our nation.
  • This is an eight week paid program (June 10th through August 1st,). 

Why participate?

  • The National Urban League offers valuable work experience in a professional, fast-paced environment. Some highlights of the summer’s activities include:
  • Behind the Business Tours with corporate partners in the tri-state area
  • Special assignments at the National Urban League Annual Conference
  • Lunch with the President & CEO, National Urban League
  • Interns Day on the Hill - a visit to the National Urban League Policy Institute in Washington, DC, and the opportunity to meet a legislator
  • Work on The President’s Project -  a special assignment from the President and CEO presented to Senior Leadership of the National Urban League at the end of the program
  • Participate in the Black Executive Exchange Program Leadership Conference
  • Lunch with National Urban League’s "Women of Influence"
  • Lunch with National Urban League’s "Men of Influence

Who should apply?

  • We are interested in students from a variety of academic backgrounds and majors who:
  • Have demonstrated academic achievement
  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Are enthusiastic and eager to learn about the National Urban League
  • Are involved in extracurricular and community-related activities 

What are the application requirements?

  • Official current academic transcript (minimum 2.8GPA)
  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Two academic letters of recommendation
  • One page essay expressing interest in the program

Deadline : March 1st

National Urban League Internship Program
Attention: Dale Y. Johnson - Talent Management Department
120 Wall Street, 8TH Fl.
New York, NY 10005
Fax 866-532-4638
The National Urban League is an Equal Opportunity Employer