The Environmental Studies program offers two fellowship programs that place ES majors in stipended summer internships - the Community Matters in Maine - Psi Upsilon and Logan Environmental Fellowships and the Psi Upsilon Sustainability/Environmental Justice Fellowships.
The Psi Upsilon Sustainability and Environmental Justices Fellowships provide students with the opportunity to explore the topic of sustainability or environmental justice by working directly with a business, at the government level or through a nonprofit organization. The Environmental Studies Program will award one Sustainability and one Environmental Justice Fellowship in the summer of 2012.
Application Due Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 12:00 p.m.
The ES Program coordinates the 10-week internships, working with Maine non-profit organizations and governmental agencies. Commitment to work in the environmental field, academic record, and financial need are all important criteria, though students not receiving aid are eligible if a paying summer job is a necessity. The Environmental Studies program will award seven Psi Upsilon~Community Matters in Maine Fellows in the summer of 2012.
Application Due Date: Monday, February 13, 2012, 12:00 p.m.
Questions? Please contact the ES Program Manager, Eileen Johnson at 207-798-7157 or via email at email@example.com
The Community Matters in Maine Summer Fellowship Program also includes the Community Action Fellowship program that places students with organizations addressing issues of social/civic concern at the local level and are designed for students interested in public service with experience in community service and/or service learning courses.