Be a volunteer with the Cowen Institute today! Creating opportunities for the Tulane community to serve as change agents in the revolutionary movement to transform public schools!

Please see the following volunteer opportunities and visit this page often as we are posting new opportunities often.

Volunteer Opportunities/Internships

Cowen Institute Internships

Download the Fall 2013 Cowen Institute internship application here. Please submit your completed application and any attachments to coweninfo@tulane.edu or by mail to 1555 Poydras Street, Suite 700, New Orleans, LA 70112. You will be notified of acceptance following the application end date.



The Cowen Institute will support Advanced Placement classes at four public high schools in New Orleans as part of its college readiness initiatives. Classes include AP Calculus, Chemistry, English Literature, English Language, Biology, and Statistics. We need you to assist with AP tutoring and/or mentoring students on the college admission process.Sign up here or call 504-274-3680 for more information.

Community Outreach

New Orleans Outreach
Most volunteer opportunities require an ongoing commitment throughout a semester or a school year. However, Guest Speakers, Power Ties, and physical improvement needs can be met through short-term volunteering.