LISTINGS (includes fellowships; excludes internships)

Summer Lab Technician at USAMRIID
Fort Detrick, MD

Job description and how to apply

Students will be hired at $10.00/hr up to 40 hours a week. Due to current restrictions, the student must be a US citizen with no criminal record.  This is a great opportunity for graduate students interested in pursuing a PhD, which could also potentially serve as part of dissertation for doctoral students.

Fairfax County Government
Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District
Urban Conservation Specialist Position (Limited Term, not to exceed 1,920 hours per year)


The Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District (NVSWCD) seeks an enthusiastic and organized team player to fill our vacant and limited term Urban Conservation Specialist position, which supports the planning and implementation of low impact development and energy efficiency practices through the Conservation Assistance Programs. Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter to Laura Grape, Executive Director with NVSWCD at by 5:00 PM, Sunday, April 23, 2017.

The Urban Conservation Specialist position will support the Conservation Assistance Programs (CAP), which engages homeowners, civic associations, and places of worship in watershed stewardship and energy efficiency projects, through technical assistance and matching grants. In addition, the position manages the storm drain education and marking program and other duties as assigned. The position will work with NVSWCD’s Watershed Specialist and other staff and report to the Executive Director.

National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP)
Arlington, VA and Tysons Corner, VA

2017 Communications Fellow – June/July – December 2017, full-time, 40 hrs/wk

To apply, please email a PDF packet that includes a cover letter, resume or CV, a 2-page writing sample, two references, and a list of applicable course work to Dr. Barbara Bischof, Program Manager at Please specify “NOPP Fellow – [Your Last Name]” in the subject line.

Closing date: April 30, 2017

Garden Club of Virginia Announces 2017 Conservation and Environmental Studies Fellowship

The Conservation and Beautification Committee of the Garden Club of Virginia is pleased to announce it is accepting applications for its 2017 Conservation and Environmental Studies Fellowship.

The Fellowship’s purpose is to support research having to do with the conservation of natural resources and/or environmental studies concerning flora, fauna or community (cultural practices) that directly impact the Commonwealth of Virginia.

The award is $5,000 for study and research at an accredited university in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Undergraduate or graduate students are eligible to apply. Applications and all associated paperwork must be received by April 17, 2017. Click here for guidelines and instructions.

Candidates will be selected by a committee composed of the Chairman of the GCV Conservation Committee, the Chairman of the GCV Conservation Fellowship, an at-large member of GCV, and a faculty member of a university in a related field. At the completion of the project, a presentation of the research is to be made at a GCV event.

For more information, please email

Connecticut Fund For The Environment, Save the Sound
New Haven, CT

Available job openings:

Environmental Jobs/Internships search sites

The Student Conservation Association Internships
The Environmental Careers Organization
Earth Watch Institute
Environmental Education Directory
Environment Virginia – Jobs
Smithsonian Institution – Internships
Environmental Career Center – Green Careers
Sustainability Degrees – Careers in Sustainability (info)