Category Archives: Internships and student opportunities

Get Paid To Do Research!

SIU’s Center for Ecology is offering quite the rare bird for students with a major in the field of ecology this summer; a paid research position at SIU’s campus in sunny Carbondale, Illinois (which is actually pretty significant, because of … Continue reading

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NCR-SARE Announces 2013 Graduate Student Grant Call for Proposals

The 2013 North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Graduate Student Grant Call for Proposals is now available online at http://www.northcentralsare.org/Grants/Our-Grant-Programs/Graduate-Student-Grant-Program Graduate students enrolled at colleges or universities in the North Central region can submit proposals for up … Continue reading

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Undergrads Interested in a Job Investigating Local Fresh Produce Enterprises?

Undergraduate employment opportunity: Short-term undergraduate research assistance wanted for a local foods project. The purpose of the project is to generate descriptions of promising fresh produce enterprises that will market produce through local/regional wholesale channels, while upholding principles of land … Continue reading

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Summer Greenhouse Apprenticeship in New York

Stone Barns Center is a highly respected and well-known, due to its proximity to New York City, non-profit farm and educational center that used to be part of the estate of the oil magnate John D. Rockefeller. It has just … Continue reading

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ASAP Scholars

The Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture Program (ASAP) seeks to enhance the quality of agricultural and environmental education at the University of Illinois through support graduate students studying critical issues in agriculture, food systems and their interactions with the environment and … Continue reading

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Annie’s (Yes, that Annie’s) is Offering Scholarships

If you’re going to be a full-time student, undergrad or graduate, during the 2013-14 school year, and are focusing your studies on sustainable ag, listen up; Annie’s, the well-known makers of organic mac n cheese Annie’s, are offering scholarships that you, … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: EFA Program Intern

New this week, the Ecological Farming Association, a non-profit educational organization based out of California, has announced they are looking for an unpaid intern to assist their Program Coordinator. In particular, the EFA is looking for an individual to assist … Continue reading

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Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Options in Chambana

I’m sure plenty of you know about this already, especially if you find yourself perusing this site in the first place, but it’s my dutiful job to remind you that we have lots of options for buying fresh, locally raised … Continue reading

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It’s Research Grant Thursday! Pt. 2: Conference Sponsorships

In addition to Research Fellowships, the CRP/OECD are also offering Conference Sponsorships for 2013. The topics and locations are the same as as for the Research Fellowships, but this grant is for putting on a conference to “inform policy makers, … Continue reading

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It’s Research Grant Thursday! Pt. 1: Research Fellowships

Exciting news out of OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) this week as the application process for its 2013 Research Fellowships are now open. Under the banner of the Co-operative Research Programme (CRP) the OECD is looking for applications … Continue reading

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