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Service Opportunities

Marketing Intern 2020-21

Deadline: March 31

We are looking for a creative, organized, and motivated individual to manage our social media presence and newsletter for the 2020-21 academic year. The intern will be self-managed in organizing and scheduling posts and compiling information for...

UVA Public Service Photo Contest

Snaps of Service

February 24, 2020 to April 7, 2020

We are collecting YOUR Snaps of Service! How do you envision public service at UVA, in Charlottesville, and beyond? From Madison House to APO, from local nonprofits to service-learning courses, help us showcase the amazing public service work...

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Smithsonian Digital Volunteer


Become a Smithsonian Digital Volunteer and help us make historical documents and biodiversity data more accessible. Join 15,180 "volunpeers" to add more to the total 518,540 pages of field notes, diaries, ledgers, logbooks,...

Virtual Tutors Needed


Rise Together is a nonprofit that provides weekly training and K-12 tutoring opportunities to 180 UVA students per year. Rise Together’s teams of UVA Facilitators have been serving first-generation, low income, college bound students at...

Community Matters

Community Matters Dinner Series

Blue Moon Diner (West Main Street)

Important Note: This event will now take place via Zoom call each Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. EST.

Community Matters will be a weekly dinner on Tuesdays where students and community members have the opportunity to join together for...

U.S. Census 2020

Complete the 2020 Census

If you live off campus, you'll need to respond to the 2020 Census. Because unlike your on-campus classmates, you likely haven't been counted through campus housing. Here's your opportunity to impact funding for programs like Pell Grants and...


Admin Help

Jefferson Area Board for Aging

Join us in providing quality services to our clients through scheduling appointments, answering phones, calling individuals and organizations, and administering surveys. Last year during Open Enrollment, we saved clients over 1.5 million dollars...

Fellowships Series

January 13, 2020 - 4:00pm to April 27, 2020 - 4:00pm
Rotunda Multipurpose Room

Sessions have been moved online

There are awards for students at all stages (undergraduate, graduate, professional) – and even alumni. It is never too early to start learning about these opportunities.


Apply for Public Service Funding

If you are a CIO looking for public service funding, check to see if your are eligible to apply for funding from the Public Service Programming Board! The Public Service Programming Board (PSPB) is responsible for supporting the development and...

National Museum of the United States Army

The National Museum of the United States Army, under construction at Fort Belvoir, Va., is now accepting applications for its volunteer program. The first volunteers will be selected this summer in preparation for the Museum’s opening in 2020....

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