Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program

DDCSP@UW is a paid, two-summer undergraduate experiential learning opportunity to explore conservation across the Pacific Northwest. DDCSP@UW supports emerging conservation leaders to develop unique perspectives and skills set by drawing connections between conservation, individual and community identities, and environmental justice.

Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program Seattle, Washington, USA
Nov 28, 2018
Internship- Paid
Who we are : The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at the University of Washington is a diverse, committed, and creative community from around the country that aims to change the face, practice and future of conservation. What we do :   We support emerging conservation scholars in developing innovative perspectives and skills by providing opportunities to strengthen connections between nature conservation, identities, and environmental justice. Who we’re looking for : We are looking for 20 undergraduates who reflect cross-cultural perspectives with an emphasis on students from underrepresented groups in the conservation field. The details : Multi-year program, 8-weeks per summer (mid-June through mid-August) Location: Washington State Paid travel, lodging, and food Additional Stipend: $4,000/summer, total $8,000 Application Open: November 13, 2018 More about the program : Year One :   Scholars engage in field excursions facilitated by diverse conservation  professionals and gain experience with interdisciplinary conservation practices while exploring the intersections of nature conservation, identities, and environmental justice.  Learn more here: https://bit.ly/2PeQdHX Year Two : Scholars engage in internships with a government agency, community, or non-governmental organization that is positioned within the conservation field  or that works at the intersections of nature conservation, identities, and environmental justice. Learn more here. https://bit.ly/2S68gia Learn More about Doris Duke Conservation Scholars at the University of Washington ! Email our team : ddcsp@uw.edu Visit our website : http://uwconservationscholars.org/ Follow us on social media: Facebook , Instagram , Vimeo Learn more about the national program : https://bit.ly/2Jd6dER