Student Opportunities

Want to become part of the Horowitz Center team? You can get involved in several different ways.The Center’s work is supported by student volunteers, interns, and students doing independent studies.

Student Volunteers 

Volunteers from any major interested in learning more about health litercy and volunteering at the Center are welcome to contact healthliteracy@umd.edu(link sends e-mail) for more information.

Undergraduate Internships 

If you are a student in the Community Health or Family Science degree programs and have a required internship or are a student interested in an internship with the Center, please email healthliteracy@umd.edu(link sends e-mail) for more information.

Graduate Internships 

If you are a student in the Master of Public Health or Master of Health Administration degree programs and have a required practicum/internship or are a graduate student in another program and interested in health literacy, please contact healthliteracy@umd.edu(link sends e-mail) for more information.

Graduate Assistantships 

Graduate students who work with the Center get involved in quantitative and qualitative research projects that impact community health and health literacy. Center faculty currently focus on maternal and child health, rural health and oral health issues. Please contact healthliteracy@umd.edu(link sends e-mail) for more information.