We are seeking a part-time public policy intern to assist our policy team. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a small non-profit advocacy setting and contribute to statewide environmental policymaking. The position is unpaid and requires approximately 25 hours per week, May 2015 through August 2015, with the possibility of continuing into the fall.
Graduate students and college students entering their junior or senior year are preferred. Application deadline: February 27, 2015.
FOOD SYSTEMS POLICY INTERNSHIP – CITY OF PORTLAND
As part of these efforts, the City of Portland’s Planning and Urban Development Department seeks a Policy Intern to work with the Mayor’s Initiative for Healthy Sustainable Food Systems on food-system policy for the City. Duties include identifying and cataloguing the City of Portland’s ordinances and policies that influence or affect agriculture, food, and food systems. $15-20 based on experience. For more information, please contact Jeff Levine at jlevine[at]portlandmaine.gov.
Deadline to apply is Thursday, January 1, 2015