Contact your local county Extension office through our County Office List.

Close Icon

Internship Experiences   arrow

Community Alliance for Hunger Relief and Education is committed to providing students with valuable real-world experiential learning opportunities through local engagement and outreach. As we provide community outreach and engagement, it is our goal to remain flexible and diverse in the type of scholarship opportunities we offer. Each internship experience is unique based on the need of the community, community partners, learning objectives of the student and much more. Our internships are skill-building work experiences that allow students to apply academic knowledge and competency in a real-life setting.

Looking for an internship? As we offer a lot of flexibility in our internship structures, we encourage you to reach out to us if you would like to discuss a possible internship. We will also list available internships on this page as they are developed with our community partners.

Internship TitleDate RangeDescriptionApplication Deadline/Status
AmeriCorpJanuary 2021-September 2021

CSU Extension Internship Program-Only open to CSU studentsPaid student internship in community-engaged research in food insecurity – Summer 2021
CSU Extension Internship Program
Internship Scope: Assessing Client Food Needs at Community Food Pantries
Location: Mesa, Delta, Montrose, and Ouray Counties (Tri River Area of Western Slope)
We are looking for a student to help us assess the food needs of clients who use food pantries on the Western Slope. This position is idea for a student who wishes to build skills in community-engaged research and seeks to develop a deeper understanding about the needs of communities experiencing food insecurity.  
Ideal candidates are comfortable in diverse community settings and proficient in managing research protocols and data.  Per internship guidelines, undergraduate or graduate students graduating May or August of 2021 are not eligible. Relocation to the Western Slope is required.
Interested in learning more about the program? – attend a zoom Q/A session on January 26th from 4 – 5 pm here.
Interested in learning more details about this internship? Reach out to Amanda McQuade at and visit our website
Ready to apply? Follow this link and scroll down to “Client Food Needs at Community Food Pantries.”
2021 Dietetic InternshipsAugust 2021Dietetic internship through CSU Coordinated Dietetic Program FILLED
Dietetic InternshipsTBDCurrently accepting inquiries for future dietetic students that are looking to meet their hours for a community dietetics rotation. Please send inquiries to Ann Duncan at OPEN

Past Internship Projects