Friday, November 18, 2016

Spring 2017 Urban Resources Initiative Internships in Baltimore - Deadline extended to Dec. 20th!

The Urban Resources Initiative Internship Program is a partnership of the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks, the Parks & People Foundation, and area universities and institutions.

Click here for Spring 2017 project descriptions and information.

Projects with the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks
  • Research and Discussion of Public Private Management Models for Patterson Park
  • Park or Recreation Center User Survey
  • Outdoor Activity Program Assistant
  • Greater Baltimore Children and Nature Intern
  • Carrie Murray Nature Center Internships
  • Park Events Programming Intern
  • Volunteer Advisory Council Coordinator
  • Marketing Intern
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • Ball Field Preparation Intern 

Projects with the Parks and People Foundation
  • Defining and Measuring Environmental Literacy
  • Measuring and Tracking BRANCHES Participants
  • Creative Ways to Assess Summer Learning

URI Expectations and Application Information
  • Semester internship: 180 hours; 10-12 weeks; 15-18 hours/week.
  • Most internships are unpaid; paid internships contingent upon funding.
  • Academic credit may be applicable; see your academic advisor or internship office.

Please submit the following:
  1. a cover letter of interest, addressing your skills and experience relevant to the internship; 
  2. your resume;
  3. the name and e-mail contact information for the faculty academic advisor from whom we will request a reference


For information, contact Dr. Edward Orser, URI Program Manager: