Student Summer Internship, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals


Job Title: Student Summer Internship

Organization: Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Northern Arizona University


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. The internship program provides each student intern with a $4,000 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.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • US Citizen

  • Identify as Native American/Alaska Native

  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate college student during Spring 2021 (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

Application Deadline: January 26

How to Apply: Please register here for more information on how to apply