From exciting internships to campus-wide resources there are a lot of hands on opportunities available to students. Students are encouraged to meet with the GCH Internship Coordinator or Health Career Engagement Specialist if you have further inquiries.  If you have opportunities for us to post here, please email Heather Gardner, Managing Director at hagardne@ucsc.edu. We would be delighted to hear from you!

Internships / Scholarships

  • Program Intern – National Hispanic Health Foundation (Washington, DC) – Now accepting cover letters and resumes at nhhf@nhmafoundation.org!
  • Dean’s and Chancellor’s Award – UCSC Deans and Chancellor – Due April 2, 2023
  • Blum Scholars Grant Program – UC Santa Cruz Blum Center on Poverty, Social Enterprise and Participatory Governance (Program provides funds for undergraduate and graduate students to conduct community-engaged research projects in the United States or Internationally) – Due April 14, 2023
  • UCSF Immersive Summer Clinical Experience in Hospice and Palliative Medicine for Premedical Students 2023 – Due April 24, 2023 [Please contact Dr. Hedieh Matinrad with questions about the program – hedieh.matinrad@ucsf.edu; or to access the application form please email GCH Program Manager, Heather Gardner at hagardne@ucsc.edu]
  • Transforming Futures: Summer Internship Scholarship Program – UCSC Institute for Social Transformation – Due May 1, 2023
  • American Public Health Association Internships & FellowshipsDue July 1, 2023 (Washington, DC)
  • Encompass Community Services – various internship placements (Santa Cruz, CA)


Campus-wide resources