Students with Disabilities

Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

COSD is a unique consortium composed of large and small universities, well-known national employers, and US Government agencies focused on the career employment of college graduates with disabilities.

Disability Resources, inc.

Disability Resources, inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization established to promote and improve awareness, availability, and accessibility of information that can help people with disabilities live, learn, love, work, and play independently.

ENTRY POINT!

A program of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), ENTRY POINT! offers outstanding paid, 10-week internships and semester co-ops in major companies throughout the United States, including NASA, IBM, NIH, NOAA, and Mereck. This program is for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Business, or Computer Science.

JobAccess

The goal of JobAccess is to enable people with disabilities to enhance their professional lives by providing a dedicated system for finding employment.

Mobility International USA

Empowering people with disabilities around the world through international exchange and international development to achieve their human rights, The National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange is a comprehensive one-stop resource for people with disabilities, exchange and disability staff interested in study, work, intern, volunteer, research, or teach abroad programs.

National Business & Disability Council

Free of charge to job seekers with disabilities is the NBDC's National Resume Database, Job Search, Yellow Pages, Career Events, and Internships. Emerging Leaders is a summer internship program for college students with disabilities. Find more information at http://www.emerging-leaders.com.

National Industries for the Blind

Our mission at National Industries for the Blind is to enhance the opportunities for economic and personal independence of people who are blind primarily through creating, sustaining, and improving employment.

Vilar Institute for Arts Management at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The Kennedy Center internship program offers meaningful, on-the-job experience for college juniors, seniors, graduate students, and recent graduates who are interested in beginning careers in arts management or arts education. The Kennedy Center welcomes and encourages students with disabilities to apply.

WrightChoice Intern Program

"Building a Bridge Between Resource and Opportunity for Minority Students & Students with disABILITIES" WrightChoice Intern Program, Inc. is a nonprofit organization designed to promote and facilitate internship opportunities to under-represented populations in the employment arena.