Faculty, staff, community leaders, do you have an engagement experience for students to get involved with?
The Peace Corps is continuously looking for qualified individuals to serve in the Agriculture and Environment Sectors! Some examples of Peace Corps positions in these sectors include:
- Sustainable Agriculture Educator
- Business Advising Agriculture Volunteer
- Community Conservation Promoter
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The North Central Climate Adaptation Science Center (NC CASC) is seeking applications from students affiliated with the 31 federally recognized tribes in the North Central region (North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado) who are interested in completing a Master’s degree at the University of Colorado (CU) Boulder on a topic related to climate adaptation science.
Full funding is... Read More
The National Science Foundation aims to ensure the vitality of the human resource base in biological science, technology, engineering, mathematics, physical science, earth science, and social science in the United States and to reinforce its diversity by offering approximately 1,600 graduate fellowships in this competition.... Read More
Please consider visiting Innovation Academy school to help our 5th graders with a compost project. Any week day, from 12:50-1:50.
There are also STEM nights for our k-5 elementary school , but have not set up a date just yet..
The popular Community Nature Study Series at the Highlands Center for Natural History (https://highlandscenter.org/) will be presented January through February, 2020 and they are seeking presenters on all things natural history and ecology.
We're primarily interested in faculty or PhD and graduate students but are open to other presenters as well.... Read More
The Arizona Federation of Garden Clubs offers a $5000 Scholarship, w/ potential for further awards on a regional & national level exists for students in Agriculture Education, Horticulture (including Fruit Science/ Environmental/ Communications), Floriculture, Landscape Design, Botany, Biology, Plant Pathology/Science, Forestry, Agronomy, Environmental Concerns (Management: Environmental, Horticulture Resource/Environmental Behavior, etc... Read More
African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) works toward inclusive, agriculture-driven prosperity for the African continent by strengthening the production and dissemination of more gender-responsive agricultural research and innovation. AWARD Fellows benefit from a two-year fellowship focused on fostering mentoring... Read More
Mission Garden is a living museum reviving the region's rich agricultural heritage by growing gardens representing 4,000+ years of cultivation in the Tucson basin.
This nearly 4-acre garden physically resembles the 18th-century walled garden that was associated with Mission San Agustín. However, inside are plots... Read More
Retail Store Volunteer
The [nativeseeds.org]Native Seeds/SEARCH Retail Store is seeking enthusiastic desert gardeners with strong customer service skills to volunteer one day per week at our Campbell Avenue location. We have a unique store filled with seeds, books, gardening supplies, indigenous art, local heritage foods, and more! This is a great opportunity to learn about seed conservation and to support our... Read More
Follow this link to access the numerous events hosted by the Sky Island Alliance this fall: workshops, festivals, invasive species pulls, and a Public Lands Day celebration!
Seeking volunteer interns who love working outside in the desert with people! As a Saguaro Census Intern (SCI), you and other interns will lead volunteers who will measure, map, and collect other data on Saguaro National Park’s signature plant. You must have outdoor skills (such as hiking), an interest in science, and good communication skills. In turn, you will learn about and gain skills in ecology, desert plants, data collection, and... Read More