Monday, October 26 2020

Associates 4SC
High School and College Non-Profit Training Program

Part-Time Course and Site Placement

Course: Over 8 weeks, complete lessons and assignments to build your workplace skills and learn the most important parts of non-profit organizations.

Specialization: Upon your completion of the main course, you have the option to specialize and pursue other tracks of nonprofit management more in-depth, such as media outreach and grant writing 

Placement: Upon completion of the online course, students with be placed with a non-profit for a set number of hours per week, while being supported by U4SC as you navigate your new workspace with weekly check-ins.

Course

Over 8 weeks, complete lessons and assignments to build your workplace skills and learn the most important parts of non-profit organizations, such as:

  • community organizing,
  • online research skills
  • communication skills

Upon your completion of the main course, you have the option to specialize and pursue other tracks of nonprofit management more in depth, such as media outreach and grant writing

Site Placement

Upon completion of the online course, students will be placed with a non-profit for a set number of hours per week, while being supported by U4SC as you navigate your new workspace with weekly check-ins. 

  • Work with a nonprofit that needs your help
  • Use your newly aquired skills at your placement site
  • Continue to work with U4SC for support and additional training
After the completion of your first site placement, successful associates will be assisted in finding jobs and internships with partner organizations.

Eligibility

  • Language: English
  • Age: High School – Grad School 
  • Location: Anywhere! Course Work Is Online, Remote Placements Only During Covid-19
  • Materials: Have a computer/tablet with access to reliable Internet
  • Commitment: The program is designed to be completed concurrently with other summer projects.

Key Dates and Location

  • Rolling Deadline: July 14th, 2020
  • Program Cost: None
  • Earliest Start Date: May 15th 
  • Latest Start Date: September 1st
  • Length: ~8 weeks
  • Location: All Online

Benefits/Goal

  • Learn skills that will help you in the workplace and in the nonprofit sphere
  • Build work experience for your resume and future applications
  • Get a certificate of completion and letter of recommendation
  • Connect with other young people who share your passion

Questions?