An internship is one of the best ways to “try out” what a career in the Earth and Ocean Sciences might be like. It is also an excellent means to meet potential future employers and graduate school advisers. Many an internship has led to full, future employment for undergraduate students in the past.
The Duke Career Center provides many resources, links to national and Duke-wide search engines, and useful tips on how to apply for internships.
The Nicholas School of the Environment’s Stanback Internship programs provides numerous internship opportunities with over 50 conservation, advocacy, resource management, and environmental groups around the country.
The following Earth and Ocean Science-specific sources link you to internship provided by the specific organizations. Click on the links to learn more.