• The Appalachian Health Scholarship is rewarding students living in Appalachia who are interested in, or currently pursuing, higher education in a health-related field with up to $5,000 in scholarship assistance for the 2021-2022 school year. The deadline for applications is Monday, April 26. For more information, and to apply, click here.

Experiential Opportunities

  • Applications are now open for the student wellness ambassador (SWA) position. SWAs work collaboratively to inform students on various well-being topics including alcohol and drug prevention, stress reduction and management, healthy sleep habits, active living, and more. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 10. Learn more and apply here. For any questions, e-mail Ivy Bruce at

Jobs & Internship Opportunities

  • Cedar Ring Greens in Frankfort, KY is hiring an assistant farm manager to help with all aspects of running a small, organic farm including seeding, planting, marketing, and record keeping. For more information, and to apply, e-mail Connie at
  • The Office of Sustainability is offering several paid undergraduate internships to mentor and assist sustainability units on the University of Kentucky campus. Available positions include roles in outreach, communications, tree management, purchasing, dining, and more. Applications open Monday, March 1 and will close Monday, March 15. Learn more and apply here.
  • The Center for Crop Diversification has two open student positions for data entry, examining and collecting produce prices. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 8.  Learn more about both positions and apply here.
  • A local dentist in Lexington, KY is seeking a personal assistant. The ideal applicant would be a UK student considering a career in dentistry, as the position could grow into a full-time position. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 8. Learn more and apply here.
  • The Kentucky Geological Survey is seeking a student employee for a full-time summer position to organize samples and help evaluate documentation of materials. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 31. Learn more and apply here.

Club Meetings

  • The Collegiate 4-H monthly meeting is Monday, March 1 from 6:30 to 9:00 in the Student Center Senate Chamber. The meeting will address club business and welcome guest speaker Christopher Ciarcia to speak on outreach work in Lexington. Learn more and RSVP here.
  • The Emerging Entomologists are hosting a Read Across America event on Tuesday, March 2 online where members will create videos reading children’s books about insects to post on social media. To learn more about the event and how to participate, e-mail
  • The Emerging Entomologists monthly business meeting is Monday, March 8 from 6:00 to 7:00 online. To participate, contact


  • The 2021 Virtual Kentucky Local Food Systems Summit will take place Wednesday, March 3 from 9:00 to 1:15. This event will include panel discussions with local food systems leaders from across the state. Registration is free, and is required to access the conference. Learn more and register here.
  • All students are invited to the Cultivating Inclusion Series "Weaving Racial Equity into Extension’s Food System Development Work: Stories from the Field" to participate in a virtual panel intended to inspire racial equity as a professional. The panel will take place Thursday, March 4 from 12:00 to 1:00 via Zoom. Learn more and register here.
  • Locally Sourced with The Southern Deli and Tavern is Friday, March 5 from 6:00 to 7:00 online via zoom. Individuals who RSVP will receive event information including where to pick up supplies and how to join the live-streamed cooking class. In this week’s class, Bryan Henderson of The Southern Deli and Tavern will teach how to make his creamy potato soup. Learn more and RSVP here.