Summer Individual Placement
AmeriCorps Summer Individual Placements (ages 18-25) serve alongside natural resource professionals with the U.S. Forest Service at the Chippewa National Forest. Each internship is focused to help develop the Summer Individual Placements’ professional skill sets while providing expertise and valuable contributions to the host site. Summer Individual Placements receive training, supervision and guidance from experienced agency and Conservation Corps staff, learning hands-on skills in managing natural resources and conducting public outreach.
Summer Individual Placements will be assigned to one of four areas:
Service activities will occur in both an office and outdoors setting, in all weather conditions and across all terrain. This is a full-time commitment for a 3-month summer AmeriCorps service term. Summer Individual Placements will receive a monthly stipend and an education award upon successful completion of the term that may be used for education expenses or to repay qualified student loans.
Term dates and schedule:
Stipend and award:
Housing is provided for the Cass Lake, Walker and Deer River (Chippewa National Forest) location.
This program is available to all, without regard to disability, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation or political affiliation. The Conservation Corps engages AmeriCorps members, ages 18-25, as defined under the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps Act, a subtitle of the National and Community Service Act of 1990. Reasonable accommodations provided upon request.
Deadline: March 1, 2019
Questions? Contact Megan Zeiher, Recruitment Coordinator
email@example.com or 651-209-9900 x35