Internship Opportunities

Policy Intern


Michael Fields Agricultural Institute
2524 Chamberlain Ave.
Madison, WI 53705


Margaret Krome
Phone: 608 238-1440

Internship Details:

Title: Policy Intern
No. Available: 2
Duration: January - June
Application Due Date: November 2
Housing Provided: No (will assist in search)


1. Conduct background research on an agricultural policy topic. MFAI will assist the intern in publicizing their findings.
2. Interns will have an opportunity to write an opinion editorial; write press releases and/or newsletter articles on policy issues.
3. Help develop news grassroots contacts in key congressional and senate districts; participate in state sustainable agricultural policy development


1. Have a demonstrated interest in sustainable agriculture/or agricultural policy
2. A priority is placed on candidates who see sustainable agricultural policy as a likely career course.
3. Quality writing is a must.

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