Summer Internship, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals

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Job Title: Summer Internship

Organization: Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals

Type of opportunity: Spend your summer working with tribal organizations to address tribal environmental issues. The internships have a technical, educational or policy focus. We are offering 8 positions in air quality. Host sites are selected from tribal environmental organizations, government offices, the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and others.

Desired qualifications:

  • US Citizen
  • Identify as Native American/Alaska Native
  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate college student during Spring 2020 (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

Salary/pay: The internship program provides each student intern with a stipend, and limited housing and travel allowances.

How to apply: For details about how to apply see website (

Application deadline: February 28, 2020