DDCSP partners with over 20 different organizations, individuals, and agencies throughout Washington who are committed to biodiversity conservation and environmental justice. Our partners provide field visits, internships, and mentoring opportunities to our scholars – creating a multidimensional learning experience.

Interested in Becoming a DDCSP@UW Mentor?

Mentors are:

  • Committed to providing a work environment that affirms lived experiences of young conservationists,
  • Excited to provide professional mentoring to students and receive their knowledge and perspectives.
  • Able to co-design an 8-week internship project that delivers a tangible product or outcome.
  • Willing to engage colleagues and co-workers on the topics of equity and inclusion in conservation.

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Informational Meetings for Interested Mentors:

January 18th 2022 at 3pm PST Registration

February 8th 2022 at 3pm PST Registration

Opening Circle @ Rainier Vista, University of Washington
Photo by David Cournoyer