Application For Minnesota GreenCorps Now Open

Minnesota GreenCorps is now accepting applications for the upcoming service term of September 2020–August 2021. Golden Valley residents who are interested are encouraged to apply before the June 15, 2020 deadline.

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GreenCorps members will gain skills in the environmental field and work in the areas of air pollutant reduction, green infrastructure improvements, community readiness and outreach, and waste reduction. Members will also be able to grow their professional network and help make a difference in the Golden Valley community. Members earn a living stipend of up to $1,428 per month and an education award of $6,195 that may be used for education expenses or to pay off qualified student loans.

The application deadline is June 15. More information on the program and application instructions can be found on the MPCA website.

Minnesota GreenCorps is a statewide initiative to preserve Minnesota’s environment while teaching the upcoming generations of environmental professionals.

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