REACCH Summer Undergraduate Internship Program 2018
Regional Approaches to Climate Change- Pacific Northwest Agriculture (REACCH PNA) is a USDA-funded, multi-institutional project focused on improving the long-term sustainability of agriculture within the region. REACCH partners (University of Idaho, Washington State University, Oregon State University and USDA-ARS) are teaming up to offer a total of 10, 9-week long, undergraduate internships across the three institutions. Internships will go from 11June – 10 August for the University of Idaho and Washington State University and 18 June – 17 August for Oregon State University. Summer interns will participate in independent research, weekly seminars, and field trips. Interns will receive a salary of $500 per week for the summer internship and a travel budget up to $700. Summer interns will also be provided with University housing, identification cards, access to library, email and internet privileges.
Summaries of the available research projects for summer 2018 may be viewed here (as PDF). In addition to field and laboratory research, the interns will participate in group activities where they will learn about one another’s projects, meet with faculty members from diverse disciplines, attend research and mentoring seminars, and visit research sites and other areas of interest in the region.
APPLICATIONS (Due Friday, February 23, 2018):
Only U.S. Citizens are invited to apply. All college students who are currently enrolled are welcome to apply. Underrepresented groups (i.e., Native Americans, ethnic minorities, and women) are encouraged to submit applications. To apply visit the website at: https://www.reacchpna.org/2018-summer-internship-program