American Rivers Internships

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 Deadline: 

Varies
   

Start Date: 

Not Specified
   

Duration: 

3 Months
   

Location: 

Most positions are in Washington D.C. Internship positions may also available in many locations across the country, depending on the selected internship.
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Public Policy
   

Description: 

American Rivers protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers, and conserves clean water for people and nature. Since 1973, American Rivers has protected and restored more than 150,000 miles of rivers through advocacy efforts, on-the-ground projects, and the annual America’s Most Endangered Rivers® campaign. Headquartered in Washington, DC, American Rivers has offices across the country and more than 275,000 members, supporters, and volunteers.

American Rivers’ Internship Program provides an exciting opportunity for individuals to gain professional experience in the environmental non-profit field. Our goal is to inspire and educate, providing hands-on experience to help develop participants in to the next generation of conservation leaders. We view a successful internship program as crucial to ensuring that the important work of protecting and restoring our natural resources continues to be at the forefront of the public consciousness. As part of our goal to engage an ever wider audience with conservation issues, we at American Rivers pride ourselves on promoting diversity throughout our organization and Internship Program.
   

Benefits: 

Unpaid, volunteer position, small daily travel subsidy provided

   

Major(s): 

Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
See Web site for more information

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other:
 

Contact: 

Ms. Internship Coordinator
American Rivers
1101 14th Street, N.W., Suite 1400
Washington, DC 20005
Fax: (212) 347 9242
Email: fjones@americanrivers.org

 

Program Website: 

http://www.americanrivers.org/about/careers/
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