Duke Office of Civic Engagement

The Duke Office of Civic Engagement incubates, coordinates and amplifies the various ways that students, faculty and staff work to make a difference in the civic life of our communities. Serving as the hub for civic engagement activities across campus, the Office supports Duke’s collaborations with communities on pressing social challenges. We hope this site helps you find your way to meaningful involvement in the community and with one another.



Join Duke Interdisciplinary Social Innovators (DISI): DISI is looking for bright and motivated students from all graduate schools at Duke to work on new solutions for social organizations in Durham and beyond. Applications accepted until August 29.

Get paid for sustainability work at Duke: Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to apply to work on campus sustainability projects through paid employment with Sustainable Duke for the academic year. Apply by September 4.

Apply for through the Sanford School’s Policy Bridge Small Grant Funding to support funds for engagement activities that serve to catalyze, expand, or enhance efforts to bridge research and policy. Apply by June 30, 2017.