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Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Internships Offer Hands-On Experience
Friday, February 20, 2004
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This news release was archived on Saturday, March 20, 2004

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks internships for summer 2004 offer college students a variety of opportunities to gain valuable "hands-on" work experiences.

 "Over 200 talented young people have participated in this program over the past 11 years," said Debbie Cheek, FWP internship coordinator.  "The interns gain valuable experience and complete projects that strengthen their resumes."

The typical internship is 12 weeks, totaling 480 hours with an average wage of $8 per hour.  Applications for 17 internships in parks, fisheries and wildlife are being accepted at this time.      

Students are encouraged to contact the career service office, work-based learning center or job opportunity placement center at the college they attend for details, or to visit the FWP web site at www.fwp.state.mt.us/parks/volunteer.asp.  The application deadline is March 15.