Summer Youth Interns at Birch Aquarium
Help visitors from around the world discover the wonders of the ocean.
Inspire conservation and showcase the groundbreaking research at Scripps
Institution of Oceanography, all while gaining valuable experience in your chosen field. Both established programs and individual opportunities are available.
Applications for the 2015 internships will be posted in January of 2015
Summer Learning Adventures Informal Educator Internship
As an Informal Educator in our Summer Learning Adventures program, you will guide children ages 4-15 to explore the wonders of marine science during classroom and field programs. Working with Birch Aquarium instructors, you will gain valuable experience in pre-K through eighth grade education as it occurs in an informal science setting. We are looking for motivated high school and college students who have good communication skills, basic knowledge of biology or marine science, and enjoy working with children ages 4-15. Punctual, reliable and flexible people who can volunteer to work as part of a team, take initiative and work outdoors are invited to apply.
Youth Summer Internship
Are you a high school student, or
recent graduate, looking for invaluable experience, professional connections
and unique opportunities? Birch Aquarium
is committed to
exposing the next generation of ocean conservationists to diverse careers
within the field of marine science. We are seeking enthusiastic teens who are
interested in science, have excellent communication skills and who are
reliable, flexible and eager to learn.
As a 2014 Youth Summer Intern, you will increase visitor
awareness of local sharks and rays, while encouraging a sense of stewardship
and connection to the natural world. You will be interacting with visitors of all ages on a regular basis. All
internships are unpaid.