Summer Internship, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals

Job Title: Summer Internship

Organization: Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals

Position Overview: Spend your summer working with tribal organizations to address tribal environmental issues. The internships have a research, technical, educational or policy focus. There are currently at least 8 positions in air quality. You can apply for up to 8 positions with one application.  The internship program provides each student intern with a $4,800 stipend.  They also have travel and housing stipends for those that relocate for the internship.  Currently anticipating some internships may be virtual, with the intern telecommuting from their home location.  Host sites are selected from tribal environmental organizations, government offices, the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and others.


  • US Citizen
  • Identify as Native American/Alaska Native
  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate college student during Spring 2022 (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
  • If you need an exception for any of the above requirements, contact

Application Deadline: February 1

How to Apply: Please click here to view the full job description as well as how to apply