Friday, December 16, 2016

Earth Day Network Spring Internship

Earth Day Network’s mission is to broaden and diversify the worldwide environmental movement and to mobilize it as the most effective vehicle to build a healthy, sustainable environment, address climate change, and protect the Earth for future generations. Earth Day Network is the world’s largest recruiter to the environmental movement, working with more than 50,000 partners in 196 countries to build environmental democracy. We work through a combination of education, public policy, and consumer campaigns to accomplish our goals.

As an Earth Day intern, you will be responsible for:
• Supporting Earth Day Network’s global network of grass-roots organizations, local authorities, educators, and youth.
• Coordinating outreach to members of our network and new constituents.
• Assisting in the research, evaluation, and outreach to prospective partners.
• Monitoring domestic and international environmental efforts.
• Contributing to the coordination, resource development, and planning of events and activities.
• Participating in the planning, execution, and promotion of year-round campaigns.
• Engaging in the day-to-day operations of Earth Day Network, including meetings, correspondence, and events.
• Creating blog and social media posts to be published on our web site.

Qualifications
·       A strong interest in and knowledge of current environmental issues at the domestic and international level.
·       Desired skills: excellent writing and communication skills, professional demeanor, proficient in Microsoft Office
·       All class levels accepted

Applications accepted until January 15, 2017.

Interested students can apply by logging into Careers4Terps and searching the internship’s ID number: 150404