Apply to the IDEC Program


Deadline: July 26, 2019 at 4pm (Central)

The online application system will automatically close at 4pm or until cohort is full.

We understand applying through the online application system may present a barrier to some applicants, and we will make reasonable efforts to accommodate particular needs. Please contact us as soon as possible to discuss your specific circumstances. If you have questions or to request this document in an alternative format, contact the Career Pathways Program Manager, May Yang at or 651.209.9900 x16.

Privacy of Application Materials

The Increasing Diversity in Environmental Careers (IDEC) is an initiative in collaboration with the following partners: MN Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Conservation Corps Minnesota and Iowa (CCMI), MN Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), MN Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR).

IDEC program partners in the selection process will use application materials submitted. CCMI will maintain a file for each applicant. For those selected as IDEC fellows, CCMI will maintain electronic copies of correspondence and other materials generated during the program period. Data collected by IDEC partners may be used for future promotion, recruitment, and assess and improve the overall impact of the program. IDEC partners will not share your personal information with any other government agency or private institution.