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  • Scholarship Name :
    Smithsonian Institutionenvironmental Research Center
  • States In Which Available :
    Maryland
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $400/week (stipend)
  • Deadline :
    NOV 15 (spring interns); FEB 1 (summer interns); JUN 1 (fall interns)
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    10- to 16-week (40 hours per week) internships for enrolled, or about to be enrolled, undergraduates and beginning graduate students who wish to conduct individual projects in environmental studies under the supervision of professional staff members at the Center. Projects include terrestrial or estuarine environmental research, resource planning and decision-making, and environmental education research and development. U.S. citizenship is not a requirement to participate in this program. Selection is based upon the student’s academic credentials, extent of relevant training or experience, letters of recommendation, and the congruence of the student’s expressed goals with those of the internship program.
  • Specific Target Group :
    Environment
  • How To Apply :
    Contact the Office of Fellowships or see website for application. Submit with essay outlining your past and present academic and nonacademic experience and their relation to the goals you are pursuing at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center’s Internship Program in Environmental Studies, 2 letters of reference, and transcripts. Send attention Internship Coordinator (see be l ow) .
  • Contact To :
    Dan Gustafson, Internship Coordinator