This experiential internship program is designed to provide up to eight University of Arizona students per academic year with real world opportunities to develop workforce-relevant skills by engaging with the community on water-related issues in partnership with local Tucson 501(c)3 non-profit Watershed Management Group (WMG).

Students participating in this internship program will:
  • commit to a year of academic credit by registering for 3 units of 393/493/593 in both the fall and spring semesters
  • be available for weekly internship program meetings at WMG facilities on Friday afternoons from 2 - 4 pm throughout the semesters
  • choose a career track in consultation with a WMG mentor
  • participate in skills-development
  • participate in a program-long civic engagement scavenger hunt
  • maintain a reflective journal or blog about their internship experience

Who is Eligible: Junior, senior and graduate students at the University of Arizona are eligible to apply. Students from any major or program are welcome. Students must be in good standing, with a 2.7 GPA or higher.