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Environment/Horticulture Internship
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Environment/Horticulture Internship

Fields

  • Agriculture
  • Biology
  • Development
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry
  • Spanish

Causes

  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Economic Development
  • Environment
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Reforestation
  • Tree Planting

Program Duration

Multiple Year, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

. This internship is available from September through early July, and the minimum time commitment is 6 months.

Participation Guidelines

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Salary & Compensation

Cell phone and work expenses (e.g. local transportation, communication) will be provided. (The intern must pay his or her own travel and living expenses.)

Experience Required

Yes.

Qualifications

Conversational Spanish
Experience living in cross-cultural situations, preferably in Latin America
Demonstrated interest in gardening, reforestation, or other environmental/horticultural work
Ability to work cooperatively with a diverse array of people, to solve problems creatively, and to promote a positive experience for all involved
Self-motivation, responsibility, and an ability to work independently
Minimum age is 19
Minimum time commitment is 6 months

Application Procedures

  • Written Application
  • Resume
  • Essay