Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant announces the following positions for the 2014 Summer Student Internship Program. Successful applicants will spend 12 weeks working closely with a Sea Grant specialist on issues affecting the Great Lakes. Internships include research, communications and outreach components. Applicants may have the opportunity to participate in activities outside of their specific internship duties. The full PDF announcement with position descriptions and qualifications is available for distribution. Applications packets are due on March 14, 2014.
For 2014, internships are available in the following areas:
Human Dimensions of Natural Resources
Sustainable Communities Extension Program
Water Supply Planning
Undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in a U.S. institution of higher learning and have graduated on or after December 2013.
Applicants should be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or have an active F-1 visa.
Internship start dates are flexible depending on the applicant’s summer schedule.
Previous IISG interns who have participated in the Summer Internship program are not eligible.
Send all application materials via email to Angela Archer, firstname.lastname@example.org, by March 14, 2014. Include Internship Opportunity” in the subject line. All questions should be directed to Ms. Archer via email or 765-496-3722. .
For your application, save the following documents as a single PDF file:
Curriculum vitae detailing education and work experiences (2 pages maximum)
Goal statement emphasizing your interest in the Great Lakes and how partnership in this program will further your career goals. (500 words or less).
Ranked preference of the seven internship possibilities
Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program
University of Illinois
1101 W. Peabody Drive
374 National Soybean Research Center, MC-635
Urbana, IL 61801
Ph: 217.333.6444 | Fax: 217.333.8046 | email@example.com