Campus Resources

The Center for Race, Ethnicity, & Diversity Education (CREDE) – Center of support for our ALANAM (African-American/Black, Latino/Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan Native, and Multiracial) communities and the convener of student diversity education campus-wide

El Centro – serves as an educational and cultural base for all students, faculty, and staff members through engagement, cultural awareness and community service with the Latinx/Hispanic community

The SMART Mentoring Program – The Student Mentors Advising Rising Talent (S.M.A.R.T) program is designed to ease the transition from high school to college, both academically and socially, for first-year and transfer students. The SMART Mentor Program centers the experience of the ALANAM community. (African-American/Black, Latinx/Hispanic, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan Native, and Multiracial).

Black Community Resources

A list of programs/services for African American/Black students at Elon

Latinx/Hispanic Community Resources

A list of programs/services for Hispanic/Latino students at Elon

Asian & Pacific Islander Community Resources

A list of programs/services for Asian/Asian American and Pacific Islander identified students.

Multiracial Community Resources

A list of programs/services for Multiracial, Bi-racial, Multi-Ethnic, and Third-culture identified students

Job and Internship Sites


Connects African Americans, Asian Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic people, and members of the LGBT community with companies that are known for being diversity-friendly.

Diversity Inc.

DiversityInc’s mission is to promote diversity & inclusion in the workplace with effective recruiting

Diversity Working

Diversity Working connects diverse talent with jobs

Workplace Diversity helps connect organizations that support and value diversity and inclusion within the workplace


Jopwell is a career advancement platform for Black, Latinx, and Native American students and professionals to help unlock professional opportunities


Where Careers, Opportunity and Diversity Connect. Dedicated to providing career and self-development information to all minorities, specifically African Americans

INSIGHT into Diversity

Aids equal opportunity employers in adding diverse, qualified candidates to their workforce. Job postings include positions in academia, business, healthcare, and the government

Diversity Employers

This database contains employers who have voiced their commitment to diversity and have programs to support POC, as well as a list of currently available jobs and internships

ColorComm Search

A job board to help multicultural talent secure jobs at leading companies with employers who are committed to creating a more diverse workforce in the communications, marketing, advertising, media, digital, and creative industries

Diverse Jobs is the job site of Diverse: Issues In Higher Education, and is a trusted source for those seeking jobs in higher education and healthcare

Nemnet Minority Recruitment

Nemnet is a national resource organization committed to assisting schools and organizations in the recruitment and retention of diverse teachers, administrators and coaches in public and private schools [k-12], colleges and universities and non-profit organizations

Black & African American Students


African-American Grants A list of scholarships and grants for African-American students.

African American Scholarships A guide to various types of scholarships for African Americans, a list of those scholarships, how to apply, tips & tricks, and much more

UNCF – United Negro College Fund Scholarships UNCF is the nation’s largest private scholarship provider to minority group members

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Internships CBCF’s internship programs prepare college students and young professionals to become principled leaders, skilled policy analysts, and informed advocates by exposing them to the processes that develop national policies and implement them – from Capitol Hill to federal field offices

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grants This organization fosters and encourages participation in government contracting by socially and economically disadvantaged small businesses. They issue Black business grants, minority business grants, and women business grants

Black Girl 44 Scholarships Awards scholarships to Black/African-American undergraduate women who have earned an internship in politics or public service across the nation

Networking/Mentoring/Professional Development:

EBAN – The Elon Black Alumni Network (EBAN) unites and represents the interests of Black alumni and strives to empower, connect, and celebrate Elon’s Black community

List of African American Professional Associations  – A list of professional organizations for African American students. Joining an association can provide education in your field, networking opportunities and advocacy—all with a focus on issues important to African Americans

Black Career Women’s Network (BCWN)

American Association of Blacks in Higher Education (AABHE) – AABHE pursues the educational and professional needs of Blacks in higher education with a focus on leadership, access and vital issues impacting students, faculty, staff, and administrators

Black EOE Journal – The Employment and Entrepreneur Magazine: connects students of color to employment and entrepreneurial opportunities that are geared toward the success of POC.

Job Boards:

The National Urban League Jobs Network – Impacting and improving the lives of over 2 million people nationwide, the National Urban League looks to connect job seekers with employers who understand their mission and the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace

African American Careers – Job board for positions across the country in any job sector with companies looking for African-American candidates

African-American Hires – Connecting African American & Black Professionals with Employers Who Embrace Diversity

Black Career Network – Great opportunities may be found here for diverse talent career seekers. Featured jobs, career events, jobs by category and more

Black Jobs – Features the latest well-paying job opportunities for African American job seekers from companies who are sincerely dedicated to diversity hiring


Latino/x & Hispanic Students


Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) – HSF Scholars have access to a full range of invaluable Scholar Support Services, including career services, mentorship, leadership development, knowledge building, and wellness training

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities HACU National Internship Program – Offering paid internships in federal agencies to students from all majors and backgrounds

LATINX44 Scholarship Program – Awards scholarships to Latinx students to help fund public service internships

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI): Congressional Internship Program – Provides college students of any major with a paid placement in a congressional office for the Fall or Summer. Students gain work experience, participate in community service, and receive educational and professional programming provided by CHCI.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) Public Policy Fellowship Program -Recent college graduates can take advantage of this paid 9-month fellowship in Washington, D.C., which opens doors for talented young Latinos who are pursuing a career in public policy

Networking/Mentoring/Professional Development:

ELHAN – Elon Latinx/Hispanic Alumni Network  – Strives to empower Elon’s Latinx/Hispanic community by connecting alumni through in-person and online events and by creating a support system for current students and alumni meant to address their specific needs.

List of Hispanic and Latino Professional Associations – A list of professional organizations for Hispanics/Latinos. Joining an association can provide education in your field, networking opportunities and advocacy, with a focus specifically on issues important to Hispanics/Latinos

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) – HACU’s mission is to champion Hispanic success in higher education.  Thousands of young Hispanics benefit from HACU’s internships, scholarships, college retention and advancement programs, pre-collegiate support, and career development opportunities and programs

Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACU) – HACE is a national non-profit dedicated to the employment, development, and advancement of current and aspiring Latino professionals.

Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) -HHF is a nonprofit that identifies, inspires, prepares and positions Latino leaders in the classroom, community and workforce to meet America’s priorities

Job Boards:

Hispanic/Latino Professionals Association (HLPA) – HLPA has been providing America’s Best companies & organizations with diversity based recruiting resources, as well as job and career information for individuals and job seekers

United Latino Job Bank | – A job portal that seeks to increase diversity in corporate America and federal government and to help individuals find jobs.  Job seekers can apply for highly competitive positions in government agencies with members of LULAC’s Corporate Alliance, and with non-profit partners

Latino Careers – Job board sponsored by is the industry leader for the recruitment of Bilingual Latinos & Latino Diversity in the US

Latinos in Higher Ed – is the leading source for jobs and career information for Latinos/a’s in higher education

Hispanic Network Magazine – A Latino Business & Employment Magazine, featuring a job board, education resources, and scholarship info.

National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) – We educate and increase Latinx visibility from our policy work in Washington D.C. to our media advocacy work in Hollywood, where we collaborate, create, and connect Latinx talent with the entertainment industry

Hispanic Jobs – A career site for bilingual/Spanish-speaking professionals nationwide

Asian, Asian-American & Pacific Islander Students


APAICS Congressional Internship – This paid internship program places interns in congressional offices and provides them with the opportunity to develop their leadership and professional skills, encourages political engagement, and fosters interests in public service careers

APAICS Congressional Fellowship – This full-time paid, 9-month program places fellows in congressional offices to gain policy experience as part of the legislative team. The program provides fellows with opportunities to build their leadership skills, encourages political engagement, and fosters interest in a public service career

APAICS Office Internships – APAICS is looking for AAPI students and young professionals to intern hybrid.  Internship Sectors include Communications, Design, Analytics, Research, Event Planning, and Office Administration

Networking/Mentoring/Professional Development:

North Carolina Asian Americans Together (NCAAT) – A nonpartisan, nonprofit organization committed to supporting equity and justice for all by fostering community among Asian Americans and allies in North Carolina through civic engagement, leadership development, grassroots mobilization and political participation.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAJC) – A nonprofit with a mission to advance the civil and human rights for Asian Americans and to build and promote a fair and equitable society for all

Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) – A national non-partisan, nonprofit dedicated to promoting Asian Pacific American participation and representation at all levels of the political process, from community service to elected office

List of Asian American/Pacific Islander Professional Associations – A list of key organizations serving the Asian-American and Pacific Islander community.  Professional associations can provide education in your field, networking opportunities and advocacy

National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) – The NAAAP is a non-profit organization that cultivates and empowers Asian & Pacific Islander leaders through leadership development, professional networking, and community service

National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA) – NCAPA is a coalition of 38 national Asian Pacific American organizations around the country. Based in Washington D.C., NCAPA serves to represent the interests of the greater Asian American (AA) and Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander (NHPI) communities and to provide a national voice for AA and NHPI issues

Ascend – Ascend is the largest Pan-Asian business professional membership organization in North America. Our mission is to drive workplace and societal impact by developing and elevating all Asian and Pacific Islander (API) business leaders and empowering them to become catalysts for change

Job Boards:

NAAAP Career Center – The focus of NAAAP’s Career Center is to foster an online community that connects Asian and minority professional talent with companies across the globe. The Career Center is free and open to all job seekers, regardless of race, ethnicity, and membership in NAAAP

Asian Jobs – A career site for bilingual speakers who speak English and Asian languages such as Japanese, Korean, Thai, Chinese, Mandarin, Hindi and other Asian dialects

Indigenous & Native American Students


Indian Higher Education Grant Program – Provides financial aid to eligible American Indian/Alaska Native students to assist them in attending an accredited higher education institution

American Indian College Fund Full Circle & Tribal College Scholarships – Provides scholarships to American Indian and Alaska Native college students seeking undergraduate and graduate degrees at tribal colleges, nonprofit, and accredited schools.

National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Internships – NCAI offers internships for students who are currently enrolled in an institution of higher learning, and are based on NCAI’s current needs. Internships are usually for the length of a semester or summer session.

NCAI Wilma Mankiller Fellowship Program – An opportunity for emerging young professionals from across Indian Country to work side by side with national leaders in tribal policy. Applicants must have a college degree or equivalent experience.

The Bureau of Indian Affairs Pathways Internship Program – Connects Native American and Alaska Native students to paid internships across the United States. Pathways prepares you for an impactful career in public service and offers a direct pipeline to full-time employment with the BIA or Tribal Nations upon graduation.

Networking/Mentoring/Professional Development:

Native American Professional Organizations – A list of organizations and professional associations serving the Native American community.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) – A national nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of Indigenous peoples of North America and the Pacific Islands in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) studies and careers.

Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)  – An inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans, from college students to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.

Job Boards:

Indian Country Today – An independent, nonprofit, multimedia news enterprise that serves Indigenous communities with news, entertainment, and opinion, and includes a job search database.

Native American Jobs – A job search database for all people from diverse, indigenous, and minority cultures, which includes Tribal and Non-Tribal companies across the nation.

Nativehire – This search tool was designed to streamline the job search process for its applicants by working with employers who are actively looking to hire Native Americans.

Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education – A magazine for Native Americans in higher education which includes a job board.