Exciting opportunities await undergraduate students passionate about agri-environmental conservation! ACRES West Connacht is launching the ACRES Cooperation Project agri-environmental scheme in Northwest Connacht and South Mayo Connemara.
They are also introducing the West Connacht Cooperation Project team Summer Bursary Scholarship Scheme 2024, designed for students with at least two years of study in a relevant discipline.
Successful candidates will immerse themselves in full-time work, predominantly field-based, with ACRES West Connacht staff, focusing on agri-environment habitat assessment and ecological monitoring. The bursary, valued at €350 per week for 10-12 weeks, covers travel expenses incurred during working hours.
Accessible through www.acreswestconnacht.ie/careers, the application process involves downloading the form, completing it, obtaining the necessary signatures, and submitting it via email or post to the project by the 29th of February 2024.