Accepting Applications for Summer 2015!

Please encourage youth in Oakland to apply for the WOW Farm Internship. The application deadline has been extended to Friday, May 29th.

PAID INTERNSHIP: Run a small farm business in West Oakland

Wow Farm Application for Summer 2015

Game Theory Academy (GTA) and West Oakland Woods (WOW) Farm are hiring local high school students to participate in a five-month intensive internship, where they will learn about sustainable farming, ecology, leadership, and small business operations!  

Internship Description

– Work collaboratively with a team of youth to grow food and flowers for sale to local restaurants and markets

– Create a strategic business plan and participate in decision-making to make a positive financial, social, and environmental impact

– Plan workdays and monitor necessary Farm tasks

– Make videos, take photographs, and/or write entries for the farm blog

– Meet inspiring mentors and leaders in the food justice and entrepreneurship fields

– Earn up to $1,100!

bouquets2 To apply, please complete the application (download above), and submit AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to If you would like a Word Doc version of the application, please email

Applications will be accepted until May 29, 2015.

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