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Check in here every week for details about upcoming deadlines, events, and opportunities at the Center for International and Professional Experience. Follow us on social media to keep up! 




Sponsored outbound international travel from the United States, including study abroad and fellowships, is suspended for Yale College students for the duration of the fall 2020 and spring 2021 terms. This decision is final and will not change even if circumstances should change in the destination country.


Yale students have a free subscription to the Daily Chatter, a great resource for keeping up with global news presented from a non-partisan perspective. 

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Office of Career Strategy

EVENTS (All event times are listed in Eastern Time)

Goinglobal Webinar-The Evolution of Employment: Job Searching During COVID-19
Thursday, December 3, 4:00pm-5:00pm, Registration Required


Check out Preferred Yale Partners positions in Yale Career Link. These opportunities include full-time positions and internships posted by Yale alumni and other affiliates.

Summer Experience Award (formerly known as the Domestic Summer Award)
Enhancements have been made to the former DSA. Review the changes on the Office of Career Strategy website and check out the Frequently Asked Questions. The application for the Summer Experience Award (SEA) is in Yale Career Link and the deadline to apply is May 1, 2021. Important updates include:

  • Eligible students may use the SEA for the choice for an eligible experience (underfunded internship, research experience or arts apprenticeship) in the U.S. or abroad.
  • If the experience is in the U.S., the award will be $4,000. If the experience is outside the U.S., the award will be $6,000.
  • The SEA is the former DSA, therefore students who have previously used their DSA are not eligible.
  • Inquiries can be sent to


November Recess Hours. The Office of Career Strategy will close Wednesday, November 25 through Friday, November 27 and will reopen Monday, November 30 at 8:30am.

Virtual Advising Available - Until further notice, all career advising appointments will be held by phone or video (Zoom or Skype). Please request appointments through Yale Career Link and select one of the remote location options.

Date: Visit the Calendar of Events for a full list of upcoming events. Log in to Yale Career Link, powered by Symplicity under Events/Employer Events to sign up. For easier access don’t forget to download the Symplicity App now called “Symplicity Jobs and Careers”!

Study Abroad


Visit the Study Abroad COVID-19 Updates page for the latest information and resources relating to Yale Study Abroad.

Virtual Advising Available: Study abroad advisers continue to be available to hold virtual meetings with students via Zoom. To schedule a meeting, please use our online appointment system.

Date: Visit the Study Abroad Calendar for a full list of upcoming events. Log in to Yale Career Link, powered by Symplicity under Events/Employer Events to sign up. For easier access don’t forget to download the Symplicity App now called “Symplicity Jobs and Careers”!

Fellowship Programs


Summer STEM Fellowship Opportunities Information Session with Dean Sandy Chang
Wednesday, December 2, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Zoom Link

FINAL SESSION: Yale College Postgraduate Fellowships Information Session (4 of 4)
Thursday, December 3, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Zoom Link

FINAL SESSION: Light Fellowship Information Session (6 of 6)
Monday, December 7,4:00pm – 5:00pm
Zoom Link

Imagining Your Summer: Information Session #7
Tuesday, December 8, 4:00pm – 5:00pm  
Register Here

Research Planning - Library and Fellowships Workshop
Wednesday, December 9, 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Register Here


December 4, Noon Beijing Time- The Yenching Academy of Peking University Scholarship National Deadline | Eligible: Seniors & Recent Graduates
December 31 - Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholarships; District 7980 Foundation Scholarships; Contact the New Haven Rotary Foundation Chair with application questions | Eligible: Seniors/Alumni 
January 4, 1:00pm ET- Richard U. Light Fellowship (Summer, Fall, and Academic Year Study) Campus Deadline| Eligible: First-Years, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students (Note: Attending an info session is required.)
January 6, 1pm ET- Davis Projects for Peace Campus Deadline| Eligible: First-Year Students, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors
January 14, 1:00pm ET- Beinecke Scholarship Program Campus Deadline | Eligible: Juniors   
January 15, 1pm ET- Boren Undergraduate Scholarship Campus Deadline |Eligible: First-Years, Sophomores & Juniors 
January 27, 1:00pm ET- Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship Program Campus Deadline | Eligible: Seniors/Alumni
February 3, 1:00pm ET - Yale College Postgraduate Fellowships Campus Deadline | Eligible: Juniors & Seniors
February 3, 1:00pm ET - Frederick Mortimer Clapp Fellowship Campus Deadline | Eligible: Seniors
February 5, 1:00pm ET - Henry/Mellon/Kings Fellowships Common Application Campus Deadline | Eligible: Seniors 
February 12, 1:00pm EST - Udall Scholarship Campus Deadline | Eligible: Sophomores, Juniors


Search for Yale funding and campus information for external awards on the Yale Student Grants Database (SGDB)  
Review recently recorded workshops and info sessions in our Webinar Series

Date: Visit the Calendar of Events for a full list of upcoming events and deadlines.
Make an appointment with an adviser or Schedule a Drop-in Session directly from the fellowships website.

Yale Summer Session

Summer’s over. Start thinking about summer! In Yale Summer Session, focus on difficult classes, try out a new subject, or ease your course load in future semesters. With over 200 courses in New Haven, Online, and Abroad from a range of disciplinary fields, every Yale College student can find a course that meets their needs and helps them succeed.

Summer 2021 course offerings will be posted in early 2021. Sign up for email updates from Yale Summer Session so you hear first when classes are posted. Reach out to with any questions.