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1200 18th St NW, Ste 700
Washington, DC, 20036
United States

(202) 375.7760

MobilizeGreen is a DC-based national non-profit that serves as a catalyst in preparing the next generation of environmental leaders.  MobilizeGreen’s mission is to jump-start green careers for under-represented youth.  

Forest Service Resource Assistants

 

In partnership with the USDA Forest Service,  MobilizeGreen offers Resource Assistant Internship opportunities for college students, graduate students, and recent graduates.  The Resource Assistants Program (RAP) provides flexible internship placements for individuals at least 17 years of  age.  

Resource Assistant Benefits

  • Paid living allowance/stipend 
  • Travel and Housing Stipends May Be Available 
  • Non-Competitive Hiring Certificate
  • Professional Development Training
  • Mentoring and/or Coaching

RA Eligibility

  • Must be at least at least 17 years old
  • Must be able to participate for at least 26 weeks
  • Must contribute to development of education work, training, and career development plan.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Types of Resource Assistant Projects

Resource Assistants work on rigorous projects that help the Forest Service accomplish its mission.  Projects may include work related to:

  • Conservation Education and Interpretation
  • Recreation and Volunteers Services
  • Site Operations
  • Natural and Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
  • Technology and Engineering
  • Water Resources
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Youth Engagement
  • Urban Farming
  • Public Affairs and Communications
  • Graphic Design and Data Visualization
  • Other projects