Chương trình thực tập ngắn hạn về lĩnh vực quản lý môi trường tại Mỹ Dành cho các bạn sinh viên hoặc các bạn trẻ làm cho các tổ chức phi chính phủ hoặc câu lạc bộ môi trường. EarthCorps is now accepting international applications for our environmental service learning program. Please consider forwarding this announcement among your contacts looking for international experience in the environmental field. EarthCorps offers a 6-month service learning program in Seattle, Washington, USA that brings together emerging environmental leaders to learn the fundamentals of: * Environmental Service * Community Building * Leadership EARTHCORPS CHARGES NO TUITION OR FEES for its services and in fact supplies insurance, individual homestay families, food, gear and a monthly stipend to all international participants. EarthCorps provides ad***ional support in acquiring US J-1 Trainee visas. EarthCorps has established the following minimum criteria to be considered for the program: * 18-25 years of age * Conversational English * No Criminal Record BEFORE YOU NOMINATE please note that EarthCorps is required by the US government to ensure that every applicant meets strict criteria in order to qualify for a US J-1 Trainee visa. Before you nominate please make sure your candidates meet the following minimum criteria: * 4 year college degree in the environmental field and 1 year of relevant work experience* -OR- * 5 years of work experience in the environmental field* * These criteria are only for meeting US government regulations regarding the J-1 Trainee visa. US American team members may have less experience than this when entering the program. DEADLINES AND START DATES: * Applicant Application Dead Line: January 29, 2010 * Participant selection: February 2010 * Visa processing: March - April 2010 * Travel confirmation: May 2010 * EarthCorps Program starting date: June 2, 2010 * EarthCorps Program graduation: December 2010 TO APPLY: Candidates should be referred to EarthCorps by an environmental organization (i.e. NGO, community group, university or student club). Materials are available online at: http://www.earthcorps.org/join_international.php. Separate application materials for the candidate will be sent after confirmation of their nomination.