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SERC Internship Program in Environmental Studies


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Post-Baccalaureate
Graduate Students (Masters)

Description:
The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center's (SERC) Internship Program offers undergraduate, recent graduates, and beginning graduate students a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the fields of environmental research and education. This program enables students to work on specific projects under the direction of SERC's professional staff and is tailored to provide the maximum educational benefit to each participant. Projects include terrestrial, atmospheric, and estuarine environmental research within the disciplines of ecology, biology, chemistry, microbiology, botany, zoology, mathematics, and physics.

There are THREE application deadlines:

For Winter/Spring projects beginning January - April

Deadline is November 15th

For Summer projects beginning May - August

Deadline is February 1st

For Fall appointments beginning September-December

Deadline is June 1st
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) (Lead)
Smithsonian Institution

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Anthropology & Archaeology
Aquatic & Fisheries Sciences
Environmental Sciences
Forestry
Hydrology
Marine Sciences & Oceanography
Microbiology
Plant Sciences
Spatial/Geographic Information Systems
Zoology

Keywords:
Aquatic Ecology
Biogeochemistry
Biological Invasions
Climate Change
Environmental Biology
Invasive Species
Watershed Sciences

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 10/27/2016
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