Woman Carrying Grasses


Internships at the National Aquarium provide hands-on and minds-on experiences that add value to any college education. Applying classroom knowledge, interns obtain valuable job experience and establish professional contacts.

College internship positions are available year-round in many departments throughout the Aquarium. The Aquarium makes every effort to match interns to work that complements their studies, interests and skills. Please note: Interns must receive college credit while completing a minimum of 120 hours of work within the selected term.

Term Term Period Application Open Application Deadline
Winter December through February October 1 November 1
Spring January through May October 1 December 1
Summer May through September February 1 March 1
Fall September through December April 1 May 1

Need Help?

For any questions or concerns, please email intern@aqua.org.