Business / Organization Name: 
Sachamama Center for Biocultural Regeneration
Contact Person: 
Frederique Apffel-Marglin
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
617 800 3840
Street Address: 
6 Bellevue Place
City: 
Middletown
State: 
Connecticut
Zip Code: 
06457
Job Title: 
Learning Internship in the Peruvian High Amazon
Job Type: 
Learning how to recreate Terra Preta , making biochar and working with local schools
Job Description: 
A four weeks internship at Sachamama Center for Biocultural Regeneration non-profit organization in the Peruvian High Amazon. July 1 to July 31, 2014. Please email Prof. Frederique Apffel-Marglin <fmarglin@smith.edu> for details. This is a paying internship.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
An application email to <fmarglin@smith.edu> indicating your interest, background, Spanish language knowledge if any, level of interest.
Minimum Qualifications: 
Undergraduate major in either of the followings: environmental studies; Latin American studies; Native American Indian Studies; Agriculture; anthropology. Also open to MA and PhD students who wish to work individually with Professor Apffel-Marglin
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
This is not a job posting but an announcement of a paid internship for learning. The cost of the 4 weeks internship is $ 1,400 covering room and board, local transport, tuition to SCBR and its staff. It does not include international air fare to and from Peru and the city of Tarapoto which is the nearest airport.