There are currently no open staff positions to fill.
General Internship and Volunteer Opportunities
The Children's Environmental Health Network (CEHN) is a national multi-disciplinary organization whose mission is to protect the developing child from environmental health hazards and promote a healthier environment.
We can accept two Interns, one under our Carol Stroebel CEHN Internship program, each semester and during the summer. All interns must come in to work in our DC office. There are no remote project opportunities.
General Internship Responsibilities:
Student projects could include: assisting staff on education and outreach to targeted communities; fundraising research; and assisting with research and planning for new projects. In addition, the assistant will help with general office work. Anyone may apply, but this position is designed for juniors, seniors or graduate students majoring in public health, environmental studies, public or nonprofit administration, public policy, communication/journalism or health sciences. Students will need to contact their school with regard to receiving credits.
The Carol Stroebel Policy and Health Education Internship Program and Responsibilities:
Carol Stroebel, former Director of Training and Policy at CEHN, was a long time champion for children's environmental health who dedicated her career to promoting public health and public interest policies.
Carol's invaluable contributions to the field included not only policy work but also leadership in education and practice. This internship will focus on public health and children's environmental health policy. Juniors, seniors or graduate students majoring in public health, environmental studies, public or nonprofit administration, public policy, communication/journalism or health sciences are welcome to apply. The position requires very strong written communication skills and proven leadership experience. Students will need to contact their school with regard to receiving credits.
How to Apply
Applications are accepted year-round.
Please specify the internship position for which you are applying in your cover letter. Submit resume and cover letter before:
April 1 for a summer internship
August 1 for a fall internship
November 30 for a spring internship
Please send resume and cover letter to:
Children’s Environmental Health Network (CEHN)
ATTN: Jobs & Internships
110 Maryland Avenue, NE, Suite 404
Washington, DC 20002
No phone calls, please.