Category Archives: Volunteer & Internship Opportunities

As of October 2014, all student job postings, volunteer and internship opportunities can now be found in one spot on the Faculty of Land and Food Systems website: Student Job & Volunteer Board

The Volunteer & Internship Opportunities page is now called Student Engagement, highlighting any student engagement opportunities for students to get involved on- and off-campus.

Opportunities to Get Involved: UBC Nutrikids & CSFS at UBC Farm

Looking for ways to enrich your undergraduate experience? Check out the opportunities below! UBC NutriKids is Hiring! UBC Nutrikids is a student-led organization that delivers nutrition workshops to elementary schools across Vancouver and has been well-known in the LFS community. If … Continue reading

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Volunteer at Congress 2019 at UBC | June 1 – 7, 2019

  Canada’s largest interdisciplinary conference is being hosted by UBC, and we need your help! Congress 2019 volunteers will play avital role in the success of this academic event, which will bring more than 70 academic associations and approximately 10,000 … Continue reading

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Executive Management Programs in Brazil – Accepting Applications

IBS Americas is currently accepting applications for 30 partial scholarships available to their executive programs in Sao Paulo, the most important business hub of South America. Their short-term, intensive business programs are entirely taught in English, running during academic holidays, … Continue reading

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Roots on the Roof is Hiring!

Roots on the Roof is recruiting for its Core Committee! Applications are open right now until Friday, March 8. These positions will start in September 2019 and will run for the school year. Apply here! They are also recruiting 2 … Continue reading

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UBC Farm Poultry Internship Opportunity

Looking for a hands-on applied animal biology experience, for academic credit? The UBC Farm is looking for applicants for its poultry internship program. View the position description here! Learn more about UBC Farm Student Internships here.    

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Summer Programs Abroad with Operation Groundswell

This summer, learn from inspiring people around the globe. Operation Groundswell will give you the tools you need to create meaningful change in the community you call home. They will connect you with inspiring local farmers, artists, educators, and activists … Continue reading

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APBI 496 Practicum in Applied Animal Biology

The Vancouver Aquarium’s Marine Mammal Rescue (MMR) Centre is now accepting applications for their 2019 summer practicum (mid-June to beginning of September). The deadline to apply is Friday, February 22. This practicum is a valuable opportunity to gain animal handling, … Continue reading

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Nelson Park Community Garden Maintenance Assistant Opportunity

The Nelson Park Community Garden Association is a Non-Profit Community Garden located in Nelson Park in Vancouver’s West End. It is made up of 83 Garden Plots individually maintained by members of the neighbourhood, and two small communal show gardens. … Continue reading

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UBC Farm Summer Internship Opportunities

Summer internship opportunities are now open for students looking to gain hands-on experience in a Land and Food Systems-related field this summer! Check out positions at Coho Commissary, Culture Kefir Co., Earth Apple Farm, Growing Chefs!, Richmond Food Security Society, Small-Scale … Continue reading

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Check Your Head Volunteer Opportunity

Check Your Head is a youth-driven, not-for-profit organization. They provide workshops and training to support and engage youth volunteers. Their mission is to educate, activate, and empower young people (aged 15-25) to engage in social, environmental, and economic justice movements … Continue reading

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