Botany in Action Fellowship CFP: field research funding + science engagement via a botanic garden

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens (Pittsburgh, PA) is currently accepting proposals for its 2015 Botany in Action Fellowship program, which fosters the development of a next generation of plant-based scientists who are committed, first, to excellent research, and second, to educational outreach. Open to PhD students enrolled at US graduate institutions and conducting plant-based scien... read more

Discrete Association Management Volunteer Research Project

About SER: SER is a registered 501c3 not-for-profit organization based in Washington D.C. with over 2,500 members in more than 70 countries, 14 regional chapters, and one thematic section. Our mission is to promote ecological restoration as a means of sustaining the diversity of life on earth and re-establishing an ecologically healthy relationship between nature and culture. Learn more about u... read more

Volunteer and Community Outreach Fellowship

Expected Dates: February 11, 2015 to December 15, 2015 Members will serve as a critical component of a team designed to increase Forest Service field level capacity to engage youth and young adults in Volunteer and Service programs. Team members will serve under the guidance and mentorship of the Southern Region Partnership, Volunteer, and Service Programs Manager, and will be directly su... read more

Marketing Intern

WRV seeks a Marketing Intern to assist in developing and implementing WRV's strategic marketing plan. This 3+ month-long internship position is open year round with an emphasis on participation during our project season May-October, with possibility of extension. The position requires a commitment 10-24 hours of work a week. read more

Environmental Education and Restoration Internship

WRV is seeking an Environmental Education & Restoration Coordinator (EER) Intern to assist in organizing and developing the Weeds Program for the 2015 season. This 4 month internship position runs from March - June, with the possibility for extension. This position will generally require 10-15 hours of work per week, including some Saturdays. Hours can fluctuate, and a flexible applicant is... read more

Environmental Education Internship

Turtle Island Restoration Network is seeking an individual for an environmental education and advocacy internship. Under the supervision of Turtle Island staff, the Education Intern will provide support with volunteer groups, education groups, and community events. They will be responsible for interpreting environmental issues to the public and gaining community support for advocacy issues. The... read more

Field Interns

We are seeking 4 interns to work on a research project on Oahu, Hawaii. The project is a multi-disciplinary effort investigating seed dispersal networks comprised of interacting native and non-native plant and vertebrate species in Hawaiian mesic and wet forest ecosystems. Specifically, the project will focus on (1) identifying and quantifying vertebrate (birds and rats) see... read more

Fundraising & Development Internship

This position requires a full-time, six-month commitment. Working hours are typically 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday, with occasional evening and weekend work. The selected intern will receive housing in Turtle Island’s newly renovated intern housing in wooded Lagunitas, Calif., five bike-able miles from our offices on national parklands in west Marin. This internship will impart a solid... read more

Environmental Communications Internship

This position requires a 15-20 hours week , 3-6-month commitment. Work should be able to be completed between the hours of 10 am to 6 pm, Monday to Friday. This internship will impart a solid, working understanding of nonprofit administration, media outreach and relations, press releases, blogging, new media (i.e. videography and social media). This internship provides the opportunity to work ... read more

Volunteer (unpaid) field assistant on Hispaniolan Woodpecker behavioral ecology

Field assistants (4-5) needed for a study of ecology of colonial, cooperative breeding and foraging behavior in the Hispaniolan Woodpecker in the Dominican Republic. Field research assistants will participate in data collection during an intensive 6.5-month field season. Assistant duties will include (but are not limited to) nest-searching, assisting with bird capture and processing, nest monit... read more