2015 ITEP Student Summer Internship
Apply now for an 8-week summer internship.
Spend your summer working with environmental organizations to address tribal environmental issues, either technical/education or policy related. The internship program provides each student intern with a stipend, and limited housing and travel allowances.
Host sites are selected from tribal environmental organizations, government offices, the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and others. Up to eight intern positions are focused on technical/educational issues and at least three intern positions are focused on policy issues. Descriptions of the host sites are found at the internship website.
Eligible students must meet the following:
- US Citizen
- Full-time undergraduate or graduate college student during Spring 2015 (12 hours undergrad, 9 hours grad) at any tribal college, college or university
- Have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA
- Majoring in an environmental or related field like science, engineering, planning, policy, law, management, political science, anthropology, or health
- Interested in pursuing an environmental career after graduating
- Proficient verbal and written communication skills
- Strong interest in working with Native American tribes or topics
To apply, submit an online application plus additional materials that are described on the website. You can also provide your preferences for the host sites you find interesting via the website.
Deadline: February 27, 2015
Questions? Contact Mansel Nelson at Mansel.Nelson@nau.edu or 928-523-1275
Mansel Nelson Senior Program Coordinator Tribal Environmental Education Outreach 928-523-1275 email@example.com
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