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Apply to lead!

Want to get engaged? Interested in a peer leader position that makes a difference?

In addition to volunteering, students can apply to be Fellows (paid position) or Program Directors (volunteer position). See below for more info and for applications!


The CCCE Fellow position is an exciting leadership opportunity for students with a passion for community engagement. Fellows work in the CCCE for 5-10 hours a week and they make the CCCE an innovative, vibrant hub for student involvement!

Some Fellows make positive community impact in the sectors of education, health, environmentalism, food, community development, or political engagement. Other Fellows supervise volunteer Program Directors or support center-wide publicity and communications.  Fellows participate in CCCE-sponsored events and staff office hours, during which they help with tasks such as assisting walk-in volunteers and matching new volunteers with community engagement programs.  They work alongside professional staff to coordinate academic civic engagement projects, community based work-study, and special events.

 To apply, fill out an application form (on the right of this page). Applications should be emailed to Laura Riehle-Merrill (

Applications are due Friday, April 4, 2014. Students going abroad Spring Term 2014 must turn in their applications by Wednesday, February 26, 2014.

Program Directors:

The Program Director (PD) position is an exciting leadership opportunity for student volunteers to share their passion about a specific service area. One or more Program Directors organize all aspects of an on-going service program and serve as a vital link between a community agency and Carleton. CCCE programs are truly student-run, so it’s crucial to have energetic, responsible, and committed Program Directors.

PD Applications are due May 2nd, 2014 by 5 PM (priority deadline).

Please contact Kelly Scheuerman,, with any questions!  Please return form (on right side of page) by email, to the CCCE, or complete online here.