Clear Seas Indigenous Internship Program – 2022 applications now open
The Clear Seas Indigenous Internship Program is now accepting applications for the 2022 cohorts. This paid internship is a 4-6 months hands-on program that is designed to:
- Develop skillsets to address a key maritime-related research topic of importance to an Indigenous community
- Acquire knowledge and build meaningful relationships with communities, mentors, and fellow interns
- Make a real difference in the state of research around sustainable marine shipping in Canada
This program will provide Interns with a unique opportunity for learning, with mentorship from recognized instructors and counsel from traditional leaders. Some past projects include understanding and conserving marine life, applying the medicine wheel to the health and wellness of communities affected by marine shipping, or mitigating the effects of invasive species on traditional food sources.
Successful candidates will have the opportunity to start the program in the spring, summer and fall of 2022.
Visit the website for more information: https://clearseas.org/en/programs/indigenous-internship-program/