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Navajo Technical University (NTU) was awarded $220,000 for 24 months, in 2018, under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Tribal College Research Grant Program, for the Fabrication and Education of Multi-Purpose Nano Electrochemical Sensor to Detect Endocrine Disruptors (Bisphenol Compounds) and Glucose in Navajo Nation project, that is led by NTU Chemistry Associate Professor Dr. Thiagarajan Soundappan, in Crownpoint, NM, on Sept. 9, 2019. Bisphenol

Student Employment

Student Employment Opportunities

Student Career Experience Program (SCEP)

You can make a difference in the conservation of our natural resources. We're looking for intelligent and motivated students who want to share their ideas and talents. The Student Career Experience Program (SCEP) can offer you the opportunity to be part of this conservation effort.

The Student Career Experience Program combines paid study-related employment with periods of formal educational study. Students are given the chance to apply their academic studies to their on-the-job experience and earn academic credit for their work experience based on their schools cooperative education program policy. 

Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP)

The Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP) is a federal program that employs students in any occupation on a temporary basis. This developmental position is designed to provide a variety of training experience in the application of soil and water conservation practices. The following documents require Adobe Acrobat.

OF-612, Application for Federal Employment


Students interested in joining the North Dakota Conservation Team under SCEP or STEP can send a resume or the form OF-612, Application for Federal Employment (above) and copies of college transcripts to the address listed below.

Natural Resources Conservation Service
Human Resources Office
P.O. Box 1458
Bismarck, ND 58502-1458
Fax Number: (701) 530-2109
TDD: (701) 530-2114


Darlita Sarkilahti
Human Resources Manager
(701) 530-2008