All OPT employment, including post-completion OPT, must be in a job that is related to the foreign national’s degree program. For nonimmigrants who are not on a 17-month extension, and where this practice does not violate any labor laws, this employment may include: SEVP Policy Guidance 1004-03
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Volunteers will be assigned projects based on their skill set and field of expertise. For instance, individuals with a background in Computer Science or STEM may be tasked with developing an IOS app, website, or Spring Boot application. The project assignment is contingent upon the volunteer's comfort level, alignment with their skill set, and interest.
The organization will list current projects if a volunteer does not have a specific project in mind. Suppose the tasks need to align with the volunteer's interest. In that case, further discussions will take place to identify a suitable project related to the individual's major. The aim is to ensure that volunteers contribute to a practical project related to their area of study.
No, the organization encourages individuals from all fields of study to participate in the volunteer program. The primary objective is facilitating a project related to the volunteer's major. There are various ways for individuals from diverse academic backgrounds to contribute.
Each volunteer will be paired with a mentor who supervises and guides throughout the project. The mentor will maintain contact with the volunteer through various communication channels, such as emails, weekly reports, Zoom meetings, and others, to ensure that the project progresses smoothly and efficiently.