The Mississippi Sustainable Agriculture Network (MSAN)

Summer 2015 Internships
The Mississippi Sustainable Agriculture Network (MSAN) is offering multiple paid and unpaid internships to passionate,
creative and committed individuals interested in supporting the development of local food systems and agro-ecological farming
practices in Mississippi. MSAN is a state-wide non-profit organization based in Oxford, MS that is assisting healthy farms and
communities develop economically and ecologically responsible agricultural enterprises. As an MSAN summer intern, you will
work closely on issues connected with food justice, environmental stewardship, health and wellness, community organizing,
public policy, and edible education. You will engage with other individuals and organizations dedicated to promoting sustainable
living practices and good food choices throughout Mississippi. You will contribute to one of the fastest growing movements in
the country and take an active part in ensuring a safer, healthier, more equitable future.
Internships are available to high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students as well as recent graduates with an interest
in food, farming, advocacy, and non-profit work. Interns will be able to work out a flexible work schedule and may be able to
work remotely, but must be willing to commit to at least twelve weeks. Join our team to help bring healthy food from Mississippi
farms to Mississippi communities!
How to Apply
Email the following to Daniel Doyle at [email protected]sagnet.com. Please include “2015 Summer Internship” in the subject line.
 Cover letter starting career goals, professional skills and interests, and when you are available to start
 Academic/Professional resume
 Names and contact information for two academic and/or professional references
Application Deadline April 23, 2015
Current MSAN Programs Include . . .
 Farm to School Outreach
 Mississippi Mobile Farm on Wheels
(www.msmobilefarm.com)
 Annual Mississippi Food Summit & Agricultural Revival
 Farm Tours and Grower Workshops
 Rooted in Mississippi Demo Farm Program
 Real Food Relay