Environmental Health Internships & Work Experience Opportunities
National Environmental Public Health Internship Program (NEPHIP) Summer 2017
NEHA administers the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program (NEPHIP) with funding from CDC Environmental Health Services Branch.
Students who apply must be from National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC) accredited environmental health academic programs. Selected students will receive a stipend of $4,000 ($400 per week) to complete a 10-week internship. An additional stipend is available to cover the costs if the student relocates for the internship.
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For information about the internship program, please contact NEHA’s Ellen Cornelius at email@example.com.
The Centers for Disease control and Prevention (CDC) Summer Internship Program in Environmental Health (SUPEH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Summer Internship Program in Environmental Health is a paid 10-week summer internship for students who are enrolled in a National Environmental Health Science & Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC) accredited environmental health degree programs. You can view a list of accredited programs at http://www.ehacoffice.org/accred-prog/under-prog.php.
For questions about this internship program, please contact: Kelli Foster, MSPH, ORISE Fellow, CDC NCEH- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Centers for Disease control and Prevention (CDC) Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health Summer Internship (CLEH)
This is a paid 10-week summer environmental internship for undergraduate students who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked. For more information see: http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/cleh/default.htm
Opportunity for Students in EHAC Accredited Programs: Apply for Junior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Program (JRCOSTEP)
The JRCOSTEP program is now accepting applications. Junior COSTEP applications are accepted year round, but for summer placement the application should be received by December 31 of each year.
The Centers for Disease control and Prevention (CDC) Public Health Training Opportunities
CDC is looking for motivated students, graduates, and health professionals for a variety of exciting public health training programs. For more info: http://www.cdc.gov/fellowships
The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) Summer Leadership Institute
Offers a premier training module for underrepresented minority (URM) scientists interested in amplifying their leadership skills. Developed in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the Summer Leadership Institute is an intensive five-day course featuring small group exercises, keynote speakers, leadership development planning, networking opportunities, and extensive community building among attendees. For more info: http://www.sacnas.org/events/leadership
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education Internship Program
For over a decade, the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO) has facilitated internship assignments in government and industry for students enrolled in historically and predominantly black colleges and universities and has brought the interns together for a range of extra-learning and enrichment opportunities throughout the course of their internship to enhance the internship experiences. For more info: http://www.nafeointernships.net
National Congress of American Indians
An internship with NCAI offers a unique opportunity for young leaders from throughout Indian Country to be on the front lines of legislative action and policy development from within the oldest, largest, and most representative organization of tribal governments. For more info: http://www.ncai.org/native-youth/fellowships-internships
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Offers numerous opportunities for students to gain valuable work experience while contributing to the mission of protecting human health and safeguarding the environment. Student summer employment opportunities are available at EPA’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., and at regional office and laboratory locations nationwide.