Student Opportunities

Develop your leadership skills

The Legacy of Heroines Scholarship Program provides scholarships for outstanding undergraduates who seek involvement in and knowledge about the political process and public service.


Paid internships are available for undergraduate students to work on special projects, events or research sponsored by the Catt Center. The center also hires graduate student assistants from time to time, based on research needs.


Scholarships for the Leadership Studies Program’s Global Leadership Study Abroad are available through the Stanley Global Leaders fund. Study in New Zealand in Summer 2022 or in Sweden in Summer 2023.

Check out these informational resources

Subscribe to our student newsletter for information on campus and off-campus events and opportunities related to politics or public service, published every other week during the spring and fall semesters.


Visit the Voting FAQs for College Students page for answers to questions about registering to vote and voting in elections in Iowa or your home state.


Find information about Carrie Chapman Catt, including the Carrie Chapman Catt FAQs created from questions asked by middle school students researching History Day projects on Catt.