Overview

🌿 Passionate about Conservation? Join MCC’s Conservation Fellow Program! 🌎
Are you eager to make a real impact on conservation efforts? Look no further! Montana Conservation Corps (MCC) invites you to join our Conservation Fellow (CF) program, a transformative five-month experience that not only benefits the environment but also enhances your professional skills.

Why MCC’s Conservation Fellow Program?

✨ Hands-On Learning: Immerse yourself in natural resource-related fieldwork across the stunning landscapes of Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, and the Dakotas. Gain valuable hands-on experience through one-on-one mentorship with partnering federal/state agencies, nonprofits, tribal offices, and other community-based conservation organizations across the region.

🔧 Projects to Match YOUR Interests: Variety of host sites to match your interests and goals. Past project work includes, but is not limited to: climate resiliency, habitat restoration, wildlife surveys, science communications, nonprofit operations, rangeland science, soil monitoring, invasive species treatment, developed recreation management, GIS mapping, stream and wetland restoration, cave and karst feature surveys, conservation education and outreach, volunteer management and more.

🌍 Meaningful Contributions: Be part of tangible climate change solutions and make a difference in your community. Your efforts will leave a lasting impact on the environment.

💼 Professional Development: Develop transferable skills crucial for a successful career in the natural resources field. MCC ensures that your experience is not just a job but a stepping stone towards your professional goals.

🎓 AmeriCorps Education Award: Upon completing the program, receive a $2,626.27 AmeriCorps Education Award to support your educational journey.

💰 Living Allowance: Enjoy a competitive living allowance of $1,080 bi-weekly.

🌈 Member Assistance Program: Access free 24/7 confidential mental health counseling, medical advocacy, financial assistance, life coaching, and more. We care about your well-being!

See a video about our Individual Placement Programs here! https://youtu.be/JmU2ho5jzNc

Program Details:
• Term Dates: 5/15/2024 – 10/4/2023
• Location: Varies based on host site placement
• Application Deadline: Rolling basis – Early applications welcomed!
• Apply Here: MCC Conservation Fellow Application

MCC is committed to being diverse, welcoming, and inclusive. We are working to reduce barriers to participating in our programs. This program is available to all, without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or expression, political affiliation, marital or parental status, genetic information, and military service. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply. Learn more about Identity and Equity @ MCC!

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Qualifications:

Qualifications:
• High school degree or GED
• Minimum age of 17
• Recent college graduate preferred, but not required (can graduate in May of 2024)
• U.S. Citizenship or lawful permanent U.S. Resident
• Strong desire to serve the community and the environment
• Physical ability to meet the demands of the position
• Personal transportation required

About Montana Conservation Corps

Montana Conservation Corps believes that through conservation service work and authentic connection, you can sharpen your ability to create change and join the next generation of leaders for a better world. At MCC, we focus on the growth of our participants, positively impacting our climate and environment, and transferable job skills.

Application Instructions

APPLY HERE: https://www.mtcorps.org/joinmcc/individual-placement-programs/conservation-interns-and-fellows.html