Save the date for the 2017 Nonprofit Opportunities Fair: Feb. 1.
Registration and additional details will be available about 2 week before the event.
Save the date! Wednesday February 3, 2016 will be the 2016 Nonprofit Opportunities Fair.
Explore Careers. Discover your Passion. Better the World.
Join us for the 10th Annual Nonprofit Opportunities Fair on Wednesday February 3, 2016 from 12:00pm until 3:00pm in the MU Ballroom! Meet representatives from over 50 local and national nonprofit and government organizations representing a wide variety of fields who are seeking OSU volunteers, interns, and employees. Network with people who share your interests and passions and learn more about the many opportunities available in the nonprofit and public service fields.
Registration is now open for vendors who are nonprofit organizations or public service agencies. Vendors, please register via Beaver Careers.
Registration per table is $50, payable by credit card or check, and includes use of a 8 foot table and table cloth, two chairs, and a parking permit. If fee is prohibitive, please contact us (541-737-3041 or firstname.lastname@example.org) for other possible arrangements.
Registration is also open for students. Students are not required to register for the event but are encouraged so that they receive reminder notifications and updates about the event. Students, please register via Beaver Careers.
View a list of the organizations currently registered.
The Nonprofit Opportunities Fair is sponsored by the Center for Civic Engagement and the Career Development Center. The OSU community, including alumni, and the public are invited to attend!
2016 breakout sessions include the following:
10am-11am, MU 208: Nonprofit Pathways in Animal Welfare and Environmental Conservation: Meet a panel of nonprofit professionals who will share tips and strategies on getting into the nonprofit field and on marketing your service experience to potential employers. The panel will answer your questions about their positions, organization, and how they have navigated their careers. This panel will include representatives from 4-5 nonprofit agencies at entry through senior level positions.
11am-12pm, MU 206: Nonprofit Pathways in Human Services and Youth Development: Meet a panel of nonprofit professionals who will share tips and strategies on getting into the nonprofit field and on marketing your service experience to potential employers. The panel will answer your questions about their positions, organization, and how they have navigated their careers. This panel will include representatives from 4-5 nonprofit agencies at entry through senior level positions.
12-3pm: Resume Workshop & Drop-In Help Session with Career Development Center Staff in MU East Ballroom
12-3pm: Nonprofit Opportunities Fair, MU Ballroom
The 2015 Nonprofit Opportunities Fair was attended by 287 OSU students. Here are some of their thoughts:
"There was a lot of positions needed around coordinating. A lot more going on around Crovallis than I knew!"
"[I] learned to talk to people about their company and how to approach them and tell them what I am looking for."
"Lots of good information for volunteering and internships! Amazing variety."
"I found opportunities to expand my world and volunteer."