Undergraduate Year–Long Internship:

The Center for Prevention and Outreach (CPO) offers undergraduates the opportunity to participate in a year-long, 6 credit (3 per semester) internship. Interns help create programming and strategies to improve outreach and raise awareness on a variety of issues, including mental health and wellness, substance abuse, gender, sexuality, and violence. Interns are required to accumulate 120 hours of service (10 hours per week), and to participate in a variety of prevention and outreach activities. This internship is applicable for students interested in pursuing careers in counseling, psychology, social work, law and public policy, social justice, media and cultural studies, women’s and gender studies, and numerous other fields. Students taking classes in women’s and gender studies, psychology, sociology, anthropology, cultural and cinema studies, political science, and the health sciences are all encouraged to apply.


Applications for internships beginning in the Fall 2013 semseter must be submitted by April 19, 2013.

Submit applications to the Center for Prevention and Outreach in the Stony Brook Union Room 214. Please be sure to include your contact information so you can be notified if selected for an interview.

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