The Arthur V. Savage Internship Program, now into its third year, offers an opportunity to work in Albany with the Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) staff to shape environmentally intelligent policies, organize grassroots constituents and provide stewardship for parks, trails, and other outdoor recreational facilities. The program provides interns with valuable insight and first-hand experience in the environmental field.
To honor the life and legacy of one of New York State’s most influential environmentalist, Parks & Trails New York is established the Arthur V. Savage Internship Program 2013. Arthur V. Savage (1926-2012) was a distinguished lawyer-conservationist, with a particular devotion to the preservation of open spaces and public parks in New York State. During the last half of the 20th century, Art co-founded or led a large number of nonprofit organizations that shape environmental laws, protect natural resources, and educate the public about conservation values.
To Apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and references (including a former employer or supervisor of volunteer work) by August 1, 2015 to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “ASI Internship.” Include proposed work schedule in cover letter.