2016 Applied Sciences Program Internship

At nearly 96,000 acres, Seney National Wildlife Refuge (Seney NWR) in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (UP) is one of the larger National Wildlife Refuges east of the Mississippi River. Seney NWR also administers island refuges in Lakes Superior, Michigan, and Huron, as well as Kirtland’s Warbler Wildlife Management Area in the northern Lower Peninsula. For more information see: www.fws.g... read more


During summer 2016, the Chicago Botanic Garden will host 10 NSF-funded REU interns (Research Experience for Undergraduates) with the theme of plant biology and conservation, spanning genomics to ecosystem levels of inquiry. Projects topics include ecological restoration, seed biology, genomics, phylogenetics, soil fungal communities, plant reproduction, and community ecology. Students will gain... read more

Botany in Action Fellowship CFP: field research funding + science engagement via a botanic garden

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens (Pittsburgh, PA) is currently accepting proposals for its 2016 Botany in Action Fellowship program, which fosters the development of the next generation of plant-based scientists who are committed, first, to excellent research, and second, to educational outreach. Open to PhD students enrolled at US graduate institutions and conducting plant-based sci... read more

Conservation and Land Management Internship Program (Multiple Positions)

The Conservation and Land Management Internship Program is now accepting applications for 2016! Please apply online at www.clminternship.org/applying. Would you like to put your education to use assisting in important conservation projects? Do you like to experience new landscapes, habitats, and species diversity? The CLM Internship Program is a wonderful opportunity to begin a caree... read more

Freshwater Restoration GLOBE Intern

The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working to make a positive impact around the world in more than 35 countries, all 50 United States, and your backyard. Founded in 1951, the mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Visit www.nature.org/aboutus to learn more. Through the GLOBE (Growing Leaders on Behalf of the... read more

Presidio Trust Ecological Restoration Intern

Guardian of the Golden Gate for more than 200 years, the Presidio endures as a place of service and possibility. Now a distinctive part of the national park system, this magnificent American landmark invites visitors to be inspired by its beauty and to participate in a variety of programs that draw on its history and natural resources. The Presidio is also home to a vibrant community of people ... read more

Biological Internship Opportunity

The Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center is seeking an enthusiastic individual to assist with projects related to research and monitoring of native and invasive reptiles in South Florida. Intern will be expected to work 40 hours a week, including some nights, for a period of three months. Duties Intern will w... read more

Wildlands Restoration Volunteers (WRV) Internships

Wildlands Restoration Volunteers (WRV) is accepting applications for interns for both Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 in the Fort Collins, CO office. Wildlands Restoration Volunteers is a non-profit organization that provides an opportunity for people to come together, learn about their natural environment, and take direct action to restore and care for the land. We have been implementing community-... read more

Anacostia Watershed Society Internships

2015 Fall Horticulture Production/ Nursery Intern This is a horticultural and nursery management internship for students who would like to contribute to and learn from a unique environmental non-profit. We are looking for an intern to aid in the design, build and layout of our native plant nursery infrastructure located at the historic Bostwick House just down the street from our headquarters i... read more

SPAWN Habitat Restoration Internship

SPAWN is offering a Habitat Restoration Internship to assist with planning, implementation, monitoring, and maintenance of habitat restoration projects in the Lagunitas Creek Watershed starting in October 2015. Under supervision from SPAWN staff, the Habitat Restoration Intern will be responsible for assisting with native plant propagation and out-plating, irrigation and watering, restoration s... read more