During the summer
of 2005 the Lee Campbell Poultry & Egg Educational Foundation will sponsor
a work internship program for a qualified college student. The intern selected
will be given the opportunity to work in the international marketing department
in one of the most progressive poultry companies in the United States. The
intern work location will be in the Southern part of the United States.
will grant the intern $1,000 at the beginning of the internship to help
defray travel and housing expenses. In addition, the student will be awarded
another $1,000 at the end of the summer 2005 program for submitting an acceptable
paper that discusses an aspect of poultry exports. Although the salary paid
to the intern by individual poultry companies will vary, firms usually offer
about $400 per week. Summer work periods are usually 8 to 10 weeks.
A student who meets the following award criteria and eligibility will be considered:
To become eligible
for consideration, interested students must complete and submit the Foundations'
internship application form and are encouraged to also submit a brief (up
to two pages) essay about his/her career objectives and the benefits the
internship would have for the student. Please note the deadline date is usually
around March 1st; contact the Lee Campbell Poultry & Egg Educational
Foundation for specifics.
To request an
application form see Fran Kinghorn, ASCI Internship Coordinator.
Chairman William P. Roenigk
Lee Campbell Poultry & Egg Educational Foundation
c/o National Chicken Council
1015 15th St., NW/#930
Washington, DC. 20005
This internship is also listed under the following headings: