University of Alaska Southeast


Company: SAMHSA/CSAP Prevention Fellowship Program
Location: See website for participating locations
Position: Summer intern
Requirements: U.S. citizenship, completion of at least two years of college with an emphasis in public health, behavioral health, clinical or social science areas.

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The Prevention Internship Program, a component of SAMHSA/CSAP’s Prevention Fellowship Program, invites qualified individuals with strong interest in substance abuse prevention and behavioral health, for a 10-week paid internship in participating Tribes and Tribal Organizations throughout the United States.

Each intern will be assigned a mentor at his or her site. The mentor will be responsible for helping the intern develop skills and learning.

An intern’s responsibilities may include: designing, coordinating, implementing, or assessing the performance of substance prevention programs.

The work may include developing prevention plans to increase substance misuse awareness; developing prevention education programs; organizing and participating in trainings for staff or other organizations; and preparing and maintaining reports, records, and documents pertaining to funding sources, data collection, and program evaluation.

Interns will receive a stipend of $15 – 20 per hour and will be required to work 40 hours per week from June 5 – August 11, 2017.

See the Prevention Fellowship Program website for more information and to apply. 

Applicants will be notified of their selection status on or before Friday, May 19, 2017.  Selected candidates are expected to begin the Prevention Internship Program Monday, June 5, 2017.

Contact: Prevention Fellowship Program
Contact at: (240)-485-1700
Closing Date: Friday, April 18, 2017