Undergraduate students with an interest in water issues and environmental studies are encouraged to apply for one of Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant’s summer internships. 

From the announcement

“Successful applicants will spend 12 weeks working closely with a Sea Grant specialist on issues affecting the Great Lakes. Internships include research, communications and outreach components. Applicants will also have the opportunity to participate in activities outside of their specific internship duties.

For 2013, internships are available in the following areas:
 – Sustainable Communities
 – Aquatic Invasive Species (2 positions)
 – Human Dimensions of Natural Resources
 – Coastal Tourism for Lake Michigan
 – River Restoration Database
 – Great Lakes Education”
Click the link above for full details on the application and schedule. The deadline for applications is March 11.