Apply to Host Interns for the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) has announced the fourth year of the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program (NEPHIP), which is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Environmental Health Services Branch.

Local, state, and tribal environmental health departments can apply to host one of 35+ environmental health internships during summer 2018. Students from universities with undergraduate and graduate environmental health programs accredited by the National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council may be eligible for internships.

If your health department is interested, learn more about the eligibility requirements and submit an application to be an internship host by January 3, 2018.

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments’ best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO’s communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

3 thoughts on “Apply to Host Interns for the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program

  1. Zumana
    November 16, 2017 at 12:12 pm

    Is the stipend paid for by the host site of by the Internship Program?

    1. Zumana
      November 16, 2017 at 12:14 pm

      *or*

    2. Kim Rodgers
      November 16, 2017 at 1:50 pm

      Hi Zumana – I believe the stipend is paid by the internship program. However, I would recommend contacting programs@neha.org to confirm!

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