Are you passionate about St. Louis?
Do you want to see St. Louis seamlessly connected for people to comfortably walk, bike and use transit every day? Do our Core Values resonate with you? If this sounds like you Trailnet may be the perfect place for you to thrive.
Learn and connect while building safer streets and getting people moving. Trailnet interns focus on special projects while getting exposure to the breadth of our non-profit operations.
Each year Trailnet takes interns from a cross-section of education fields including Social Work, Planning, Public Health, Nutrition, Communications, Law, and Architecture.
We offer both paid and unpaid internships based on the scope and breadth of the project.
These categories are based on past interns we’ve hosted but we will work with you to create an experience that meets your desires for learning and educational requirements. Above all, we want to create an environment where your experience, passion and talent can join in advancing our mission.
Planning Intern (Spring 2023)
Help us plan and implement safer streets that will support an abundance of walking and biking opportunities in our region. Coordinate and plan strategic ongoing public engagement in North St. Louis City and County to help identify priorities for a more just transportation system. Develop proposals to create a safe network for walking and biking. The intern with a strong interest in community/sustainable development and equitable transportation systems will thrive in this position. The intern will be expected to maintain professionalism when working with elected officials, city staff, the public, and decision-makers on projects. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Education and Encouragement Intern
Assist with coordinating efforts to promote and implement our bike-to-work challenges, support National Bike Month, support community rides, conduct the National Bike/Walk Counts, and help more people walk, bike, and take transit to work. This internship draws upon your skills in building partnerships to promote active living, collecting data, bike commuting skills, and creativity in reaching new audiences. To learn more about our Education and Encouragement activities click here.
Nonprofit Administration and Development Intern
Assist leadership team in the development of grant proposals and nonprofit management. Assist in incorporating an equity lens on program development and human resource policies.
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