Faculty, staff, community leaders, do you have an engagement experience for students to get involved with?
The School of Natural Resources and the Environment has received an allocation of scholarship funds from the Graduate College to assist graduate students with the cost of tuition. These scholarships are distributed, based on merit, for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters (summer/winter tuition is NOT covered by these scholarships). These scholarships do not provide cash awards and can only be used for tuition ... Read More
The GSS Fellows Program offers a 10-week paid professional training experience with a Sustainability Organization for young professionals and/or graduate students from under-represented groups. This program aims to bridge young professionals to career or graduate school.
How it works. GSS Fellows are embedded within an international sustainability research project for 10 weeks during the summer months. Fellows... Read More
The Scholarship Program is to assist eligible students from rural communities or applicants that have an agricultural background or interest. Educational goals may be achieved through a specialized vocation/certification program (welding, horseshoeing or any other trade), other trade school, community college or university. The intent is to provide a significant financial contribution for southern Arizona students.
Eligible students... Read More
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Aquatic Inventories Project has summer fisheries field positions throughout Oregon. We are seeking applicants to join our survey crews to conduct stream habitat, electroshocking, and snorkel surveys. These surveys target surveyors with a strong work ethic, attention to detail, and a desire to tromp through the natural environment collecting data. All positions all start in June and end in... Read More
Saguaro National Park is looking for four interns, under the age of 30, to make up the core leadership team for our Summer Youth Conservation Program. Saguaro Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) is an employment program for teens ages 15 to 18. The program offers them the opportunity to experience conservation work, environmental education, and outdoor recreation in different National Park units in the Southwest. You assist in coordinating and... Read More
The NSF-NRT “Indige-FEWSS” program aims to prepare a diverse workforce with intercultural awareness and FEWS expertise to address FEWS challenges in Indigenous communities. We are seeking graduate students to tackle challenges at the food-energy-water nexus on Navajo Nation in partnership with grassroots organizations, community members, and students at Tribal Colleges and Universities. This enhanced training program includes professional... Read More
Funded graduate research opportunity in genomics effects of marine seaways, glacial refugia, significant volcanic eruptions and rainfall timing of the biota from Baja California
Focus on whole genome sequencing/assembly/annotation, population genomic analyses via Low-Coverage Whole Genome Sequencing, RNA Seq and extensive field work opportunities.
A funded graduate assistantship is available to carry out PhD ... Read More
The Sky Island Alliance is hosting a volunteer trip to Aravaipa Canyon Preserve February 28th - March 1st, 2020. This trip will help remove invasive periwinkle (Vinca major) in order to help restore the health of the riparian area and surrounding region. We still need more volunteers and to make this trip happen!
Below is a quick description of what volunteers can expect and the link for the trip.
Each is a weekend... Read More
The BIO5 Institute engages many students through event volunteering, internship and employment. We would like to notify you of these opportunities in case you are able to pass along to your students, or know a student who might be a good fit. Thank you in advance for your assistance in getting the word to students.
We are currently seeking student volunteers for our Discover BIO5 Open House Event scheduled for April 1... Read More
I hope you all had a restful weekend. The CALS Ambassadors application is now available online. If you could please highlight in any of your department newsletters. Ambassadors play an important role in sharing their student perspectives with prospective students and their supports as well as current students.
If you... Read More