A lot of LVEJO’s success can be attributed to the young people that have worked together on environmental issues in Little Village. Our hope is that you get as much from this internship as possible. We hope to provide a comfortable work space for you to grow and become more aware of issues in your community.
Summer internships will be focusing on 3 main campaigns: Brownfield Redevelopment, Collateral Channel and the No Diesel In Little Village Campaign
The internship will take place June 6-August 25 OR June 27-August 25 (Depending on Chicago Public School's calendar)Internship days include Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00AM to 2:30PM. Interns must be present during entire programming.Application is open to youth ages 15-21. This is a paid internship - hourly minimum wage.
Application Process:Youth interested in applying must submit an online application or drop-off/mail in a handwritten application by Friday, May 12 (before 5pm). Notifications regarding acceptance or non-acceptance to the LVEJO Summer Internship Program will be sent by Monday, May 22, 2017. Those accepted will be scheduled for interviews before the program starts.