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Digital Internship Opportunity with the Federal Government - EPA Seattle Office Teaching Environment Education in K-5 - Deadline July 26th

Submitted by Caterina Rost on July 20, 2016 - 10:21am

Environmental Protection Agency Region 10 (Seattle Office) has a digital eInternship Teaching Environmental Education (ECOLEARN) Lesson Plans at elementary schools.  As a eIntern, you will get to teach exciting, already prepared environmental education lesson plans at local elementary schools. We are testing the lesson plans, expanding our outreach and make necessary revisions to the materials as a prelude to sharing them on a national stage.  Lesson topics include: Animals, Air, Water, Ecosystems, Energy, Waste, Food, and Climate.  The specific internship description can be found at  To apply, read on. 

Information on applying for the Digital Internship:

The Virtual Student Foreign Service (VSFS) is the largest virtual internship program in the world!  This year there are more than 900 vacancies with more than 30 federal agencies.  VSFS offers unique mentoring and recruitment possibilities.

Applications for the 2016-17 VSFS  program are open between July 2 and 26 on  Real work is waiting for students with more than 30 federal agencies including NASA, the Smithsonian, the State Department, National Parks Service, and others. You can see the projects offered at!  To apply, students must log on to USAJOBS, create an account, build a resume, and upload a transcript.    The specific project description and project is at

eInterns play an important role in moving the government forward.  There’s something for everyone: design, research, mapping, videography, history, analysis, writing, calculation, policy planning, app development , and more! 

eInterns spend ten hours a week from September through May.  Although this is unpaid, volunteer work, eInterns make connections that make a difference, gain valuable experience, and sometimes get course credit.  All applicants must be U.S. citizens enrolled in at least one university level course in the U.S. or abroad. 

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