There are countless leadership opportunities offered throughout The University of Alabama each year. In an effort to help students learn how to connect with many of these opportunities, this listing of recurring opportunities is provided with links to learn more about the program. Review the Career Center’s Interview Prep and Follow-up tips to help prepare for the application and interview process.
The Blackburn Institute is a leadership program designed to directly benefit the state of Alabama through student engagement in their local communities by developing them into the civic leaders of tomorrow. Note: While there is an application process, students must first be nominated.
The Avanti Team is a student service organization with the purpose of assisting new students through orientation at The University of Alabama.
The Parent Ambassador Team is a small group of students who work with Parent & Family Programs to host Parent & Family Orientation, which is held during the summer along with Bama Bound. They also assist with other programs.
Many of UA’s honor societies take applications through UA’s Honor Society Web Application Portal each spring. These organizations currently include:
Information is also available via the Honor Society site about Alpha Epsilon Lambda, Alpha Lambda Delta, Golden Key, Iota Iota Iota, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Phi Eta Sigma, and Sigma Alpha Lambda.
Project Health and Gamma serves as the go-to source of health education information on The University of Alabama campus by actively engaging with the campus community in health and wellness programming. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis for Project Health interns for all branches of the program, with the main recruitment periods taking place in March and October each year.