Position: Young Urban Forest Leader
Organization: LEAF - Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests
Location: Toronto, Ontario
The Young Urban Forest Leaders (YUFL) Program is designed to provide free training and hands-on experience to youth (ages 18 to 29) in the field of arboriculture, urban forestry and community engagement over a five month period (May to September). The program also seeks to support youth from underrepresented groups within arboriculture and urban forestry including (but not limited to) women, non-binary people, Indigenous peoples, newcomers, LGBTQ+ persons and visible minorities.
Benefits to participants:
Applicants must be aged 18-29. They must attend all 15 hours of LEAF’s Tree Tenders Training and commit five hours per week from May through September. Priority will be given to applicants from underrepresented groups within arboriculture and urban forestry and/or those with a need to participate in a fully-funded training program.
The application deadline is Sunday, April 7th, 2019.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 7 2019 ID: 51927