2015 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. During the summer of 2015, Seney ... read more

Restoration Ecology Intern (Seasonal)

June 8 through July 31, 2015 The summer internship is an eight-week commitment to restoring degraded wildlife habitat, preserving high-quality parcels of prairie, maintaining trails for public access, as well as creating an environmental program for our Eco-Camps. read more

Floodplain Restoration GLOBE Intern

Through the GLOBE (Growing Leaders on Behalf of the Environment) internship program, The Nature Conservancy hires recent college graduates (Bachelors, Masters, and PhD) to fill paid internship positions during a 10-week summer internship. Our mission is to prepare young professionals for successful careers in the environmental industry. Additionally, the GLOBE Program offers a structured orient... 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 2015 Botany in Action Fellowship program, which fosters the development of a 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 scien... read more

Volunteer and Community Outreach Fellowship

Expected Dates: February 11, 2015 to December 15, 2015 Members will serve as a critical component of a team designed to increase Forest Service field level capacity to engage youth and young adults in Volunteer and Service programs. Team members will serve under the guidance and mentorship of the Southern Region Partnership, Volunteer, and Service Programs Manager, and will be directly su... read more

Marketing Intern

WRV seeks a Marketing Intern to assist in developing and implementing WRV's strategic marketing plan. This 3+ month-long internship position is open year round with an emphasis on participation during our project season May-October, with possibility of extension. The position requires a commitment 10-24 hours of work a week. read more

Environmental Education and Restoration Internship

WRV is seeking an Environmental Education & Restoration Coordinator (EER) Intern to assist in organizing and developing the Weeds Program for the 2015 season. This 4 month internship position runs from March - June, with the possibility for extension. This position will generally require 10-15 hours of work per week, including some Saturdays. Hours can fluctuate, and a flexible applicant is... read more

Environmental Education Internship

Turtle Island Restoration Network is seeking an individual for an environmental education and advocacy internship. Under the supervision of Turtle Island staff, the Education Intern will provide support with volunteer groups, education groups, and community events. They will be responsible for interpreting environmental issues to the public and gaining community support for advocacy issues. The... read more

Field Interns

We are seeking 4 interns to work on a research project on Oahu, Hawaii. The project is a multi-disciplinary effort investigating seed dispersal networks comprised of interacting native and non-native plant and vertebrate species in Hawaiian mesic and wet forest ecosystems. Specifically, the project will focus on (1) identifying and quantifying vertebrate (birds and rats) see... read more

Fundraising & Development Internship

This position requires a full-time, six-month commitment. Working hours are typically 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday, with occasional evening and weekend work. The selected intern will receive housing in Turtle Island’s newly renovated intern housing in wooded Lagunitas, Calif., five bike-able miles from our offices on national parklands in west Marin. This internship will impart a solid... read more