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Cardinal Commitment, Leadership program, Volunteer, Student service organization

Multi-quarter part-time in Arts & Media, Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health, Human Rights, Identity, Socio-Economic Prosperity, Technology & Engineering, Law, Policy & Justice

Cardinal Commitment supports and honors students’ individual sustained public service.

"Making a Cardinal Commitment" means engaging with a community to address a problem or need for at least three quarters while you’re at Stanford. You’ll develop a personal mission statement describing your commitment, receive advice and guidance from a mentor or supervisor, and spend some time documenting and reflecting on your service experience.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

United States

When:

Other

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Co-term,
Graduate Students
Cardinal Commitment

Arts & Media, Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health, Human Rights, Identity, Socio-Economic Prosperity, Technology & Engineering, Law, Policy & Justice

Cardinal Commitment supports and honors students’ individual sustained public service.

"Making a Cardinal Commitment" means engaging with a community to address a problem or need for at least three quarters while you’re at Stanford. You’ll develop a personal mission statement describing your commitment, receive advice and guidance from a mentor or supervisor, and spend some time documenting and reflecting on your service experience.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

United States

When:

Autumn
Winter
Spring
Summer
Other

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Co-term,
Graduate Students
Cardinal Commitment, Leadership program

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health
Haas Center for Public Service

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

Autumn
Spring
Winter

Open to:

Undergraduates
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Health

Cardinal Free Clinics are student-run health clinics providing free health assessments for low-income, uninsured adults in the San Jose area.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Fellowship / internship, Leadership program

Quarter-long full-time in Education & Youth Development

The EdP Summer Fellowship is an opportunity for Stanford students to work intensively as part of a program staff team for one of two summer programs – EPASA Summer for middle school students, or Summer Saturdays at Stanford for high school students. 

EPASA

Application Deadline:

April 18, 2022 | 11:59 PM
* This Application Deadline has passed

Location:

Stanford

When:

Summer

Open to:

Undergraduates
Cardinal Commitment, Grant / stipend, Volunteer, Student service organization

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development, Technology & Engineering

CS Bridge offers intensive two-week residential computer science courses in the summer for high school students around the world at well-known universities.

CS Bridge class

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

United States

When:

Autumn
Spring
Summer
Winter

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Volunteer, Student service organization

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development

StreetCode Academy is a community-centered tech empowerment program that provides free classes to underserved communities of color.

Street Code Academy

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Bay Area

When:

Spring
Summer
Winter

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Volunteer

Multi-quarter part-time in Environmental Sustainability

Climate Resilient Communities (CRC) is a community-based organization dedicated to empowering underrepresented community voices to implement climate solutions that bring about unity, justice, and resilience.

Climate Resilient Communities logo

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Bay Area

When:

Rolling

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Cardinal Courses, Courses for credit, Leadership program, Research

Multi-quarter part-time in Arts & Media, Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health, Human Rights, Identity, Law, Policy & Justice, Socio-Economic Prosperity, Technology & Engineering

The Public Service Scholars Program (PSSP) supports students toward completing a senior honors thesis, MA thesis, or capstone project. Join a community of scholars as you pursue rigorous research that is informed by and useful to specific community organizations or public interest constituencies. 

Public Service Scholars Program

Application Deadline:

April 15, 2022 | 11:59 PM
* This Application Deadline has passed

Location:

N/A

When:

Spring
Winter

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Arts & Media, Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health, Human Rights, Identity, Socio-Economic Prosperity, Technology & Engineering, Law, Policy & Justice

The Strauss Scholarship pays tribute to the vision, ideals, and leadership of Donald A. Strauss, and to his life-long commitment to public service and to education.The Scholarship promotes the value of public service in the education and preparation of our future leaders. In financing innovative student-generated projects which foster leadership skills, the Donald A. Strauss Foundation encourages optimism and an enduring interest in public service. The Foundation annually awards $15,000 to no fewer than 10 and no more than 15 California college sophomores and/or juniors.

Application Deadline:

January 30, 2022 | 11:59 PM
* This Application Deadline has passed

Location:

International

When:

Autumn
Winter
Spring
Summer

Open to:

Undergraduates
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health

Support for Duke and Stanford student-athletes to participate in three-week, immersive, international summer service experiences.

Duke and Stanford students in Napa - part of ACE program

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time

Girls Who Venture is a non-profit that explores and expands our knowledge of women entrepreneurship and the venture capital segment.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development, Human Rights, Identity

FLY’s mission is to prevent juvenile crime and incarceration through legal education, leadership training, and mentoring.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Bay Area

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development, Health, Human Rights

IIBA provides immigration legal services, education, and civic engagement opportunities to immigrants, refugees, and their families.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Bay Area

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Student service organization

Multi-quarter part-time in Arts & Media, Education & Youth Development

MELODY strives to bring the world of music to underprivileged elementary school students in the local community.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Human Rights

Recruits and trains students to serve in court-based legal self-help centers, as an innovative approach to improving access to justice for all.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Bay Area

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development, Environmental Sustainability, Health, Human Rights, Identity, Technology & Engineering

CELCs gain valuable experience in community engaged learning pedagogy, program management, and public service.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development

We work to engage a child's curiosity in science and nature.

Visitors at the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Bay Area

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Student service organization

Multi-quarter part-time in Health, Socio-Economic Prosperity

Members come together to cook, serve and spend time with people at the Opportunity Center, a center serving the homeless and extremely low-income.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Education & Youth Development

SSTS is a workplace education program for university staff. Courses include English language, computer skills, GED, college preparation and more.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Identity

A³C serves as Stanford’s primary resource for Asian and Asian American student affairs and community development.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment, Student service organization

Multi-quarter part-time

Students bake and sell challah to raise money for hunger and disaster relief organizations worldwide.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time in Identity

Muwekma-Tah-Ruk is a residential community where students are encouraged to explore significant issues surrounding cultural identity.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates
Cardinal Commitment, Fellowship / internship

Multi-quarter part-time in Identity

Work at the Markaz, a resource center dedicated to uplifting student voices from the diverse Muslim community at Stanford.

The Markaz

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
Cardinal Commitment

Multi-quarter part-time

Stanford Votes registers Stanford students to vote and provides access to voter information.

Application Deadline:

N/A

Location:

Stanford

When:

N/A

Open to:

Undergraduates,
Graduate Students,
Coterm
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