This experiential internship program (waterwrld.arizona.edu) is designed to provide up to eight University of Arizona students per academic year with real world opportunities to develop workforce-relevant skills by engaging with the community on water-related issues in partnership with local Tucson 501(c)3 non-profit Watershed Management Group (WMG).
Students participating in this internship program will:
commit to a year of academic credit by registering for 3 units of 393/493/593 in both the fall and spring semesters
be available for weekly internship program meetings at WMG facilities on Friday afternoons from 2 - 4 pm throughout the semesters
choose a career track in consultation with a WMG mentor
participate in six skills-development workshops
maintain a journal or blog about their internship experience
develop a professional portfolio
Who is Eligible: Junior, senior and graduate students at the University of Arizona are eligible to apply. Students from any major or program are welcome. Students must be in good standing, with a 2.7 GPA or higher.