Internship Program


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

First Nations Development Institute (FNDI)

Title

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Contact

First Nations Development Institute
Internship Program
Attn: Sarah Dewees
2217 Princess Anne Street Suite 111-1
Fredricksburg, VA 22401


phone: 540.371.5615     fax: 1.888.778.2275
e-mail: sdewees@firstnations.org
url: www.firstnations.org

Availability

Summer; Fall or Spring Semester; Scheduled hours and workdays negotiable with supervisor.

Eligibility

Full time Undergraduate (Junior/Senior) or graduate student; Interest in policy research and issues affecting Indigenous peoples; Excellent writing and communication skills; Strong computer skills; Minimum 3.0 GPA.

Information

FNDI is a Native economic development organization whose mission is to assist Native communities in building the capacity to direct their economic future. See website for research areas and current projects; Internship is unpaid. Academic Credit is optional. Health insurance coverage is required. Must submit a comprehensive assessment of internship experience upon completion.

Benefits/Award

Opportunity for involvement in community economic development, agriculture and food, banking and finance; Hands-on research that makes a difference; Perform complex research and writing tasks.

Deadline

Open

Required Documentation

Cover Letter including specific criteria (see website); Resume; Current Transcript; Contact Info for College/University and Faculty (if credit bearing); Emergency Contact Information; Two References; Writing Sample.

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