blog posts RISE: Summer Bioenergy Internships, CABBI (UIUC; due Feb. 24) Jan 22, 2022 5:00 pm2 views RISE is a paid summer program designed to provide bioenergy research and career development opportunities to undergraduate groups currently underrepresented in STEM fields. Housing and travel provided. Information sessions January 25 and February 9, 2022. Natural Resource Field Seasonal (summer 2022), McHenry County Conservation District (Woodstock, IL; due Mar. 27) Jan 21, 2022 11:45 am4 views Fisheries Management Intern (summer 2022), Friends of the Forest Preserves (Orland Park, IL; open until filled) Jan 21, 2022 11:30 am3 views Remote Internship (Spring 2022), Illinois Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) Jan 20, 2022 11:30 am8 views Internship and Volunteer Opportunities (Spring 2022), Student PIRGs (remote or in-person) Jan 20, 2022 11:00 am9 views Resource Management (Forestry) Summer Crew Intern (10 positions for summer 2022), Forest Preserves of Cook County (open until filled) Jan 19, 2022 4:45 pm8 views Work locations: Glenview, Western Springs, Willow Springs, Oak Forest, and Elk Grove Village, IL NASA DEVELOP National Program paid research internships (summer 2022), in-person and remote positions available (due Feb. 25) Jan 19, 2022 4:45 pm14 views DEVELOP addresses environmental and public policy issuesthrough interdisciplinary research projects that apply the lens of NASA Earth observations to community concerns around the globe. Open to currently enrolled students, recent college graduates, early and trainsitioning career professionals, and current and former U.S. Military service members. Online information session Thursday, January 20 at 10 a.m. - see post for details Paid Apprenticeship Opportunity (summer 2022), Mississippi State University Extension (Jackson, MS; due Feb. 14) Jan 13, 2022 4:45 pm8 views Project: Visualizing the Story of Wildlife In Our Cities. Stipend plus job-related travel reimbursement. Housing is not provided. However, program administrators may be able to assist you in finding an affordable place to live. Environmental Education Internship (2 positions in summer 2022), Trees for Tomorrow (Eagle River, WI; due Mar. 18) Jan 13, 2022 8:45 am15 views This paid internship provides housing in a dorm building on our historic campus as well as many meals cooked by our excellent kitchen staff. Seasonal Internship Program (summer 2022), Argonne National Laboratory (Lemont, IL; due Mar. 1) Jan 10, 2022 3:15 pm40 views Argonne’s Seasonal Internship program encourages undergraduate students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research internships. Ecological Horticulture Internships (Summer 2022), Norcross Wildlife Sanctuary (Wales, MA; open until filled) Jan 10, 2022 2:15 pm27 views Interns will aid in plant identification and botanical inventories, propagation, landscape design and planting, maintenance, invasive removal, habitat restoration, and all other duties related to ecological horticulture. In addition to the work at NWF, interns will have the ability to attend lectures/programs, go on field trips, and design and complete an intern project. Interns are provided with housing on-site and a stipend paid bi-weekly. Ecology Internship (multiple positions in summer 2022), Idaho National Laboratory BEA (Idaho Falls, ID; open until filled) Jan 10, 2022 2:00 pm18 views The Natural Resources Group monitors vegetation on the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) Site to assess Greater sage-grouse habitat and update Long-term Vegetation Survey, one of the oldest maintained sagebrush steppe vegetation datasets. Nationally competitive wage. Eligible interns are provided holiday pay, and many of our internships offer travel reimbursements along with a generous housing stipend. Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (Summer 2022), Argonne National Laboratory (Lemont, IL; due Jan. 12) Jan 7, 2022 1:15 pm39 views 10-week internship program that provides undergraduate students with a STEM research experience funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Illinois Blanding’s Turtle Field Technician, Northern Illinois University (Lake County, IL; due Feb. 4) Jan 7, 2022 12:45 pm82 views May - July 2022 (approximate dates) Mussel Program Internships, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (Lake City, MN; due Jan. 31) Jan 5, 2022 4:45 pm27 views June 1 - November 1, 2022 Conservation Leadership Internship Program (summer 2022), Land Conservation of McHenry County (Woodstock, IL; due Feb. 18) Jan 5, 2022 4:30 pm39 views Plant Community Ecology Internship (Summer 2022), Cedar Creek Long Term Ecological Research Network (East Bethel, MN; due Feb. 21) Dec 22, 2021 11:30 am41 views Pay is $15.00 per hour. On-site dormitory housing is available to rent. Conservation Fellow and Conservation Intern (Summer 2022), Montana Conservation Corps (statewide placement; due Feb. 13) Dec 21, 2021 1:30 pm45 views The Conservation Intern (CI) and Fellow (CF) works throughout Montana and surrounding states with a selected partner agency referred to as a host site. They make a measurable difference in local and state conservation efforts while gaining valuable hands-on professional skills in natural resources. Research Experience for Undergraduates (Summer 2022), University of Virginia Blandy Experimental Farm - Ecological Research Station (Winchester, VA; due Feb. 15) Dec 21, 2021 1:30 pm58 views Students receive free housing, a stipend ($575/week), and funds to purchase groceries. The Morton Arboretum REU (Research Program for Undergraduates) Program Summer 2022 (due Feb. 4) Dec 21, 2021 11:30 am103 views We have a strong program in plant science, urban ecology, informatics, genomics, ecology, pathology, the anthropocene, conservation biology, population genetics, science communication, evolution, taxonomy, natural history collections, and more. The program is 10 weeks, pays $6,000, housing and travel are included. Community Service Officer (15 positions for Summer 2022), Wisconsin DNR (various locations in Wisconsin; due Jan. 23) Dec 21, 2021 11:30 am36 views This position will provide recreation management, assistance with resource protection, managing public safety through collaboration with law enforcement entities, law and rule interpretation, preventative enforcement through education, security, and administrative activities within the assigned area. Programs and Events Intern (part-time Spring 2022), Blue Sky Funders Forum (remote; due Jan. 15) Dec 20, 2021 1:45 pm19 views Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU), Ecology in Human-Dominated Landscapes, Miami University (Oxford, Ohio; due Jan. 15) Dec 20, 2021 12:45 pm30 views May 30 - August 5, 2022. Research projects will be in many aspects of ecology, evolution and environmental science, including community ecology, limnology, behavioral ecology, microbiology, conservation genetics, ecotoxicology, and more. State of Wisconsin Student Diversity Internship Program Summer 2022 (due Jan. 21) Dec 20, 2021 12:00 pm21 views Includes positions with the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) - Seasonal/Internship (Summer 2022), The Morton Arboretum (Lisle, IL; due Feb. 4) Dec 16, 2021 1:45 pm28 views Experience careers that explore solutions for climate change, biodiversity loss, natural resources management, and urban life through the Center for Tree Science REU Program, Tree Science in the Anthropocene, funded by the National Science Foundation. Latino Heritage Internship Program - various opportunities for Summer 2022 (due Feb. 6) Dec 16, 2021 1:45 pm12 views The Latino Heritage Internship Program (LHIP), created by the National Park Service (NPS) and administered in partnership with Environment for the Americas(EFTA), is designed to provide internship opportunities to young adults in diverse professional fields in the National Park Service. The program helps raise awareness of our national parks and historic sites, their accessibility, and the need for the Latino community’s involvement in their preservation and in meaningful and relevant science-based internships. Mosaics in Science Diversity Internship Program - various Summer 2022 opportunities (due. Jan. 23) Dec 16, 2021 1:30 pm15 views The Mosaics in Science (MIS) Diversity Internship Program provides college students and recent graduates 18-35 years old that are under-represented in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) career fields with on-the-ground, natural resource science-based, work experience in the National Park System. Each internship is comprised of working twelve or twenty weeks in a park followed by a four day career workshop held in Washington, D.C. This program is run in partnership with Environment for the Americas. Internship career fair sessions in December and January - see the program website for details. Wilderness Ranger Fellowship (Internship), Selway Bitterroot Frank Church Foundation (Missoula, MT; due Jan. 15) Dec 14, 2021 12:00 pm40 views Summer 2022 Land Conservation Research Internship (Spring or Summer 2022), The Dawes Arboretum (Newark, OH; spring deadline Dec. 17) Dec 13, 2021 11:15 am27 views Harvard Forest Summer Research Program 2022 (Petersham, MA; due Feb. 4) Dec 13, 2021 11:15 am29 views Native American Research Internship (Summer 2022), The Wildlife Society (Illinois; due Jan. 17, 2022) Dec 10, 2021 2:15 pm16 views The U.S. Forest Service (USFS), through partnership with The Wildlife Society (TWS), is offering research assistantships for Native American undergraduate or graduate students as part of the TWS professional development program for Native Americans. The program will facilitate student mentoring opportunities with USFS Research & Development (R&D) scientists and promote student advancement and training for careers in natural resource and conservation-related fields. A paid stipend of at least $6,700 will be provided to cover living expenses during the assistantship time-period. The Forest Service uses an ecological science-based approach to make informed decisions on the multiple-use management of the National Forests and Grasslands. Research Internship (Summer 2022), Thomas More Biology Field Station (Crestview Hills, KY; due Feb. 4) Dec 10, 2021 2:15 pm68 views The Center for Ohio River Research & Education (CORRE) at the Thomas More University Biology Field Station is offering 8 paid research internships for undergraduate students. These positions are in the fields of aquatic biology, ecology, environmental science and field biology. Projects involve animal husbandry, bioassessments/biomonitoring, fisheries, harmful algal bloom monitoring and toxicology, among others. Native Plant Restoration Internship (Spring 2022), The Dawes Arboretum (Newark, OH; due Dec. 17) Dec 10, 2021 2:00 pm20 views Are you still in school but ready to launch your career? Our internship program is perfect for ambitious students looking to gain valuable hands-on experiences that will build more than just a resume – it will expand your career possibilities after graduation. Our program is structured to provide students unique experiences tailored to their field of interest. Through these experiences you will build a foundation on which to further you career, your abilities, and your passion. Internships span 10-12 weeks and are offered in specific business segments. Wildlife Protection Intern (remote; Spring 2022), Humane Society of the United States (Gaithersburg, MD) Dec 1, 2021 1:30 pm32 views Accepting applications for Spring 2022 until December 3, 2021 Crane Research Internship (Mar.-Nov. 2022), International Crane Foundation (Baraboo, WI) Dec 1, 2021 1:15 pm17 views The International Crane Foundation is a leader in the conservation of the world’s 15 crane species and is dedicated to providing experience, knowledge and inspiration to involve people in resolving threats to cranes and the ecosystems vital to their long-term survival. Our world headquarters is located just outside Baraboo, WI, one hour north of Madison. Our site is open to the public every day from May 1 to October 31 each year. The International Crane Foundation exhibits the only collection of all 15 crane species. GIS Intern (immediate), Ducks Unlimited (Dexter, MI; due Dec. 1) Nov 23, 2021 4:00 pm19 views Wildlife Intern (Mar.-Aug. 2022), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Junction City, OR; due Dec. 6) Nov 23, 2021 9:15 am27 views The intern will assist with monitoring and trapping sensitive wildlife species including the Northwestern pond turtle, Western purple martin, bald eagle, and other species as needed. The primary responsibilities will be turtle nest searching, capture of non-native turtles, collecting GPS and morphometric data, and data entry. Work is focused around lakes in the southern Willamette Valley. Additional duties may include field support of other natural resource programs such as native plant surveys, invasive plant removal, assisting with plant nursery operations, cultural resources monitoring, boundary surveys, or park operations. Find more positions with Student Conservation Association. Conservation Education Naturalist Internship (Mar.-Nov. 2022), International Crane Foundation (Baraboo, WI) Nov 22, 2021 4:30 pm12 views Operations and Outreach Internship (Spring 2022; full-time), The Wildlife Society (remote; due Nov. 9) Oct 29, 2021 2:00 pm149 views The Wildlife Society (TWS) hasan openingforapaid operations and outreach intern with an interest in professional development and non-profit operations. This will be a six-month appointment running from January –June 2022. Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI), Summer 2022, Dept. of Energy laboratories (due Jan. 12) Oct 29, 2021 1:45 pm48 views Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 17 participating DOE laboratories/facilities. They perform research, under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers, on projects supporting the DOE mission. Joe Burns Memorial Wildlife Policy Internship (Jan.-Jun. 2022), The Wildlife Society (remote; due Nov. 9) Oct 27, 2021 1:30 pm24 views The Wildlife Society (TWS) has an opening for a paid wildlife policy intern with an interest in federal natural resource policy issues. This will be a six month appointment running from early January – late June 2022. Green Corps Environmental Organizing Fellowship (begins Aug. 2022; apply by Oct. 31) Oct 27, 2021 1:15 pm19 views Green Corps is the country’s most respected training program for environmental organizers, with over 400 of our graduates at work today on the most urgent environmental issues of our time. If you’re passionate about the environment and ready to learn and practice the craft of organizing, our yearlong program is the best place to start. Summer 2022 Internships, ACES and USDA NRCS (due Jan. 14) Oct 27, 2021 1:00 pm111 views Student Trainee (Soil Conservation), Natural Resources Conservation Service (12 vacancies in IL for Summer 2022; due Oct. 26) Oct 20, 2021 1:15 pm29 views If selected you must report no later than June 2022 to begin the internship. Student Trainees assignments will be under direct supervision, developmental in nature and assist in gaining the competencies necessary for the duties listed below. 2022 Integrated Fire and Recreation Internship (Jan.-Apr.), Student Conservation Association (Suches, GA; priority deadline Oct. 9) Oct 8, 2021 3:45 pm28 views First Look@Argonne Conference on October 29 Oct 8, 2021 3:45 pm22 views This year's conference will be held virtually and will allow students to: 1. Learn about the Department of Energy (DOE) complex and Argonne’s mission science research. 2. Explore Argonne’s campus and research facilities virtually. 3. Network with Argonne researchers and engineers across the many different STEM disciplines. 4. Learn about summer and year-round research opportunities for undergraduate students. 5. Connect with current and past interns. 6. Consider participation in a tandem event, Mini-Semester, to further prepare you for an internship at a national laboratory. Wildlife Refuge Operations Internships Summer 2022, Coastal North Carolina National Wildlife Refuge Complex (apply now) Oct 1, 2021 4:45 pm71 views Watershed Management Research & Outreach Internships Summer 2022, various Midwest universities (due Nov. 12) Oct 1, 2021 11:30 am57 views Soil Conservationist Pathway (Internship) Summer 2022, USDA NRCS (opens Oct. 12) Oct 1, 2021 11:15 am54 views Multiple positions in Illinois Internships at Cape Eleuthera Institute (CEI) - Spring 2022 application deadline is Sept. 30 Sep 15, 2021 2:30 pm36 views Our internships offer the chance to gain hands-on experience in the environmental research and conservation of marine ecosystems, education, and sustainable development in South Eleuthera, The Bahamas. Spring, summer and fall internships available. The coordinator is an NRES alum.