Apply now for Fall Internships with Louisville Grows!

Louisville Grows is now accepting applications for an Urban Agriculture Intern, Love Louisville Trees Intern, and Education and Outreach Intern! Internships will start in August and end in December 2013. Please share widely and read below for more information and how to apply!  For more information about Louisville Grows, visit our Facebook page!

Urban Agriculture Internship:
Louisville Grows is offering the opportunity to share knowledge on the core fundamentals of urban agriculture and greenhouse propagation. The Urban Agriculture Intern will work primarily at The People’s Garden in Shawnee and at our 1 acre garden plot in Shively. The People’s garden and Shively garden combined produce over 2500 lbs. fresh, organic produce each year for distribution throughout West Louisville. This is a part-time, unpaid internship. We are happy to arrange academic credit with your school in exchange for your work with Louisville Grows.

Application Timeline:

  • To apply for the Urban Agriculture Internship, please contact Valerie Magnuson for a more detailed internship description and submit a cover letter and resume to her (valerie@louisvillegrows.org), by August 14, 2013.
  • Interviews will be held until August 20, 2013.
  • Applicants will be notified if they are accepted by August 21, 2013.

Love Louisville Trees Internship:
The Love Louisville Trees Intern will assist with implementation of our newly developed neighborhood tree program including site mapping, resident recruitment, evaluation planning, resource gathering and distribution and coordination of planting days. This is a part-time, unpaid internship. We are happy to arrange academic credit with your school in exchange for your work with Louisville Grows.

Application Timeline:

  • To apply for the Love Louisville Trees Internship, please contact Valerie Magnuson for a more detailed internship description and submit a cover letter and resume to her (valerie@louisvillegrows.org), by August 14, 2013.
  • Interviews will be held until August 20, 2013.
  • Applicants will be notified if they are accepted by August 21, 2013.

Education & Outreach Internship:
The Education and Outreach Intern will work with our Community Outreach and Education Coordinator to plan and deliver garden oriented educational programs to children and families, canvass, recruit volunteers, connect with local youth and community groups and assist with our children’s gardens in Portland and Shawnee. This is a part-time, unpaid internship. We are happy to arrange academic credit with your school in exchange for your work with Louisville Grows.

Application Timeline:

  • To apply for the Education and Outreach Internship, please contact Rachel Brunner for a more detailed internship description and submit a cover letter and resume to her (rachel@louisvillegrows.org), by August 14, 2013.
  • Interviews will be held until August 20, 2013.
  • Applicants will be notified if they are accepted by August 21, 2013.
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