Research & Other Opportunities

Calls for Participation/Papers: Conferences, Symposia, etc.

Internship Opportunities

  • Women Employed Summer Leadership Program
    Chicago, IL
    Summer 2014
    Deadline: April 14, 2014
    *Paid internship
  • NOW Internships
    National Organization for Women
    Washington, D.C.
    Spring, Summer & Fall 2014
    Deadline: July 19, 2014 for Fall
  • UN Women Internship Program
    United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women
  • Femnist Majority Foundation Internship Program
    Feminist Majority Foundation
    Los Angeles Office and Washington, D.C. Office
    Rolling deadlines


Calls for papers/submissions: Journals, Books, etc.

Training Opportunities (workshops, seminars, programs, etc.)


  • LGBT Studies Poster Contest
    Deadline: April 16, 2014 (3 p.m.)
    *$250 Prize (NIU students only)
  • NIU Scholarship Office
    Various deadlines (check website)


Doctoral Programs in Women's &/or Gender Studies

This is an unofficial, partial list of universities that offer doctoral degrees. This list is meant to help you learn more about doctoral level programs. For related useful resources, visit Smith College's Study of Women & Gender graduate programs list and/or Joan Korneman's Women's Studies Programs, Departments & Research Centers list