University of Vermont

Center for Research on Vermont


Student must be available from the beginning of the semester to the end, about 15 weeks and willing to work from 75-125 hours.

Candidates must submit the following by e-mail or by U.S. Mail.

1. a brief letter or email message identifying the internship you are interested in and the skills and traits you would bring to the experience (about 1-page). Why would you be good at this?
2. a resume, including summary of work, volunteering, and significant interests
3. a writing sample (3-5 pages) can be an excerpt from a longer document
4. contact information for three references, including at least two from school or work
5. Identify if you would prefer to be paid (about $500) or for academic credit. 

Send application materials to Richard Watts,

Events Internship

Real-world, hands-on experience.

Student interns work with professional staff in a professional environment supporting all aspects of a small non-profit office. 

The Center for Research on Vermont is an interdisciplinary network of scholars and community members promoting and celebrating the study of Vermont.

Events interns work with the Director on all aspects of Center events, promoting, outreach, tracking and adding to mailing lists, developing supporting materials. 

Internships are per semester and can either be for pay or academic credit. Students-are expected to work 75-100 hours per semester for credits or funding. Per semester funding is $500.00

 General Learning Objectives
  • Learn basics of promoting events
  • Work in a professional environment
  • Learn all aspects of a small non-profit research center
  • Learn about Vermont and Vermont research

Prerequisite for Events Internships: Good writing and thinking skills as demonstrated through classes taken, grades, papers written and other related.

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