For Students

Are you a student interested in a health care or research career? Are you looking for work experiences, classes, and student groups to help you explore the possibilities?

Take advantage of the many resources and organizations dedicated to helping you along your career pathway and the classes and clubs that can help you explore your interests. We will keep adding new resources, so check this space regularly! Have a resource to showcase here? Contact us at info@chicagochec.org.


Career development & advancement


Search for jobs, internships & volunteer experiences

  • Northwestern Office of Fellowships: Full List – database list of fellowship opportunities compiled by the Northwestern University Office of Fellowships
  • Idealist.org – find volunteer opportunities, nonprofit jobs, and internships.
  • Indeed.com – worldwide search engine for jobs.
  • Careerbuilder.com – global online job search site.
  • SimplyHired.com – online job board where you can find jobs from 24 countries in 12 different languages.
  • Internships.com – site specializing in helping students and young professionals find the right internship to kick start their career.
  • USAJobs.gov – the U.S. federal government’s official source for federal job listings and employment opportunity information

Financial

  • Federal Student Aid – U.S. Department of Education website with numerous resources about funding your education.
  • Mint.com – an online tool that allows you to see your balances and transactions together. Mint can automatically pull all your financial information into one place.
  • BudgetPulse – personal finance software for creating a budget.

Courses/academics

  • Coming soon…

Student groups

  • Coming soon…

Writing

  • Coming soon…

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