Internship, Trout Unlimited

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Job Title: The Jeremy Brooks Memorial Internship

Organization: Trout Unlimited

Type of opportunity: The Jeremy Brooks Memorial Internship is awarded annually to an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a career in river conservation or related field.  The internship is a merit-based Trout Unlimited program that provides an ambitious, conservation-focused fly-angler with valuable learning opportunities in the field of coldwater conservation.

The Jeremy Brooks Memorial Internship was established in 2019 in honor of Jeremy Brooks, a passionate fly angler and conservationist whose life was cut tragically short while pursuing his love for fly fishing.  The internship is made possible by funds generously donated through the Jeremy Brooks Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Desired qualifications: Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program, who display a passion for fly-fishing, a strong conservation ethic, and a desire to give back to their community.

Salary/pay: A monthly stipend for a two to three-month summer internship with Trout Unlimited.  Recipients enrolled in an undergraduate degree program are awarded $1,000 per month, and those in a graduate degree program are awarded $1,500 per month.

Link to more information: https://www.tu.org/about/jobs-and-internships/jeremy-brooks-memorial-internship/

How to apply: Interested applicants should electronically submit an essay, not more than four pages, that discusses:

  1. Your passion for conservation, including a desire to be in the field/on the water
  2. Your passion for fly-fishing and the outdoors
  3. Your availability and desired location

Applications should be sent to internships@tu.org by March 1st for consideration.  Applicants will be notified via email by March 20th.