Apply now for a PAID remote externship focused on Marine & Community Conservation with National Geographic and The Nature Conservancy!
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Aug 20
About the program: Paragon One is partnering with National Geographic and The Nature Conservancy to offer a flexible, part-time, 8-week Remote Externship, a unique and flexible way for diverse students to learn employable skills and supplement their resumes. In this virtual externship experience, students will translate global marine conservation issues into a local context, making them relevant and accessible to their communities, and offer solutions to a local or regional problem. Students will learn about marine conservation careers throughout the program, from weekly webinars featuring NGS and TNC experts, to conducting their own research and informational interviews with local conservation organizations.
- 100% remote
- Part-time (10 hours/week for 8 weeks)
- $500 stipend
- Running from (late September — mid November 2021)
- Training included
Eligibility: Open to candidates aged 18-25 from around the globe with an interest in learning about approaches to conservation, particularly as it relates to the ocean. No prior experience or coursework in conservation or environmental topics is necessary.