Civic Engagement and Higher Education

Campus Compact

Campus Compact is an organization that links over 950 college campuses across the country with the mission of civic engagement.  Their website includes information about grants and scholarships, service-learning, ways to make a difference every day, and much more.  Barnard College is a member of New York Campus Compact.

National Service Learning Clearinghouse

This catch-all website features information on all varieties of service learning and civic engagement.  From reading lists, to grant opportunities, they offer a plethora of information easily accessible through a search engine and well organized website.

Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN)

PLEN works to promote women in public leadership positions and offers a series of programs that educate and empower women college students about public service.

Idealist on Campus

Idealist on Campus offers materials about civic engagement programs, dates of career fairs, and information about the C.O.O.L. Idealist National Conference.  The program is designed to unite college students on campuses across the country in activism and service.