4-H Summer Interns

Join the UofA Division of Agriculture - Cooperative Extension Service as a summer intern and make a difference in your workd by working with the Arkansas 4-H Youth Development department. For twelve weeks, interns will work closely with the state 4-H faculty and staff, assisting with educational programs and summer 4-H conferences/events, preparing communication materials and media relations; plus other duties as assigned. Pictured to the right are the summer interns from 2019!

Other things you might do as an Arkansas 4-H Summer Intern: 

  • Increase your knowledge of youth development programs and events
  • Get a better knowledge of Extension as a career choice
  • Experience working withthe largest youth development program in the state of Arkansas and in the U.S. 
  • Earn while you learn

Qualifications

  • Completed freshman year of college by Summer 2020
  • 4-H experience desirable - not required
  • Good organization and planning skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Self-directed and self-motivated
  • Dependable
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Application may not currently be enrolled in the 4-H program

Dates of Service & Location

  • May 18th - July 31st, 2020
  • UofA Division of Agriculture - CES State Headquarters, Little Rock, AR
  • Inexpensive lodging available 

Intern Applications

Application for Arkansas 4-H Summer Internships includes sending a cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation to Priscella Thomas-Soctt at pthomas-scott@uaex.edu by March 20, 2020.

For more information, contact Priscella Thomas-Scott at (501) 671-2271 or the email addres above. 

Informational flyer about the Arkansas 4-H Summer Internships found here!

Other Arkansas 4-H Internships can be found here!

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