Internships and Opportunities

We are pleased to showcase opportunities for sustainable jobs and internships, as well as other opportunities to build your resume. Please check back often for new sustainable jobs and internships.

Spring 2020 GroW Garden Manager

Office of Sustainability – Garden Manager Interns

 

Multiple Internships - PAID - Fall 2019

S4CD is harnessing the energy of students and the power of the free market to launch our nation toward a concrete climate solution.

Residential Green Rater Intern - PAID - Fall 2019

Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) is seeking a paid intern for our Washington, D.C. office to assist multifamily clients seeking certification under Enterprise Green Communities, LEED for Homes, and other green building programs. Projects served are located primarily in the Washington, D.C. metro area.  Project types include gut rehabs and new construction; wood, steel, and masonry construction; luxury condos and affordable housing.

Youth and Diversity Senior Program Officer-- National Council for Science and the Environment

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Youth and Diversity Senior Program Officer

Multiple Internships (Community Organizing; Science/Technical; Communications/Development) - Unpaid - Fall 2019/Spring 2020

The Center for Health, Environment and Justice (CHEJ) is a national environmental organization based in Falls Church City, Virginia. Through our organizing, leadership development research and technical assistance, we
empower individuals with skills and information to make sound judgments and become a part of the political decision making process to protect health and our natural resources. The positions are full or part-time with flexible hours (minimum of 15-20 hours per week). CHEJ generally does not offer compensation, however depending on funding a small stipend and some transportation expenses are offered.

National Campaign Fellow - STIPEND - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

Elected Officials to Protect America are seeking highly motivated, dedicated, and passionate changemakers to assist with a variety of projects in the startup phase, including research, outreach, strategy, partnerships, fundraising, administration, and communications. If you want to contribute to a high-leverage start-up campaign and make a national difference, this fellowship is for you. $250-$1000 stipend for fellowship period available for top applicants.

Multiple Internships - PAID - Fall 2019

The Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) is an alliance of large clean energy buyers, developers, service providers, and NGOs, who are unlocking the marketplace for all non-residential energy buyers to lead a rapid transition to a cleaner, prosperous, zero-carbon energy future. REBA Interns gain essential professional skills and experience in a non-profit trade association while working alongside a world-class team. They gain both the birds-eye view of how system change can be accomplished and understand the daily tasks and activities which ensure its realization. They learn about renewable energy including how corporations across all sectors, like Google, General Motors, and Citi are shifting the energy system, while building professional skills across a diverse range of topics. Compensation is $15 per hour.

Marketing and Communications Internship - UNPAID - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) is the world’s premier showcase of environmental films. We are in search of a Marketing and Communications Intern to be part of a creative, dedicated team that works together to produce this major annual cultural event, plus a year-round schedule of programs and educational events for the Washington, D.C. metro. The internship runs from September through December, or January through April, although preference may be given to candidates who can commit to for an entire academic year from September-April. The internship would require 10-20 hours per week, with additional hours necessary in the run-up and during the Festival (March 12-22, 2020).

Marketing and Communications Intern - UNPAID - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) is searching for a Marketing and Communications Intern to be part of a creative, dedicated team that works together to produce this major annual cultural event, plus a year-round schedule of programs and educational events for the Washington, D.C. metro.

Environment and Infrastructure Intern - PAID - Spring 2020

Contribute to various [Booz, Allen, Hamilton] projects through environmental data analysis, visualization, policy assessment, and reporting. Support the successful delivery of client work by effectively working on a team. Maintain good communication and responsiveness. 

Program Assistant Internship - UNPAID - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

The United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA-NCA) is currently seeking applicants for our fall and spring Program Assistant Internships. These internships will be for 20-32 hours/week, Monday through Thursday and run from September through Mid-December in the fall, and January though Early May in the Spring. Our internships offer a great opportunity to engage in advocacy, programming, communications, and operations in a non-profit office environment. As well, our office is connected with many Untied Nations Agencies and likeminded organizations in DC, offering unmatched networking opportunities.

Data and File Management Internship - UNPAID - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

Anacostia Riverkeeper is interested in applications from undergraduate students for an unpaid internship in our office by Yards Park. Times and total hours negotiable but expect ~two half days or more, ~10+ hrs a week through the fall semester. Duties will primarily be data entry and file management but there will be opportunities to assist with volunteer cleanups, outreach at tabling events, and to join/organize boat tours. If interested, please contact Trey Sherard, Outreach Coordinator and Staff Biologist. 

Communications Intern: PR, Writer/Editor - Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020

Are you looking for experience in an NGO? Do you want to make an impact? Are you interested in connecting with influencers and investors? Can you write and edit content? CODESPA America are looking for candidates who embrace hard work and enjoy telling stories. CODESPA's mission is to empower the poor in their professional lives and integrate them into local markets, enabling them to provide for their families and for their futures.

Communications Intern: Event Planner, Scheduler - Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020

Are you looking for experience in an NGO? Do you want to make an impact? Are you interested in connecting with influencers and investors? Can you write and edit content? CODESPA America are looking for candidates who embrace hard work and enjoy telling stories. CODESPA's mission is to empower the poor in their professional lives and integrate them into local markets, enabling them to provide for their families and for their futures.

Internships in Buenos Aires - UNPAID - Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

We offer student internships the whole year through. In the past 10 years, we received more than 100 interns from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Ecuador, France, Germany, Honduras, Panama, Peru, United States and other countries. If you are interested in doing an internship with us, send us your application (short CV and motivation letter), indicating your topic of interest and the length of your stay. 

2019 - 2020 Alaska Fellows Program

The Alaska Fellows Program, constituted by three fellowship sites in Anchorage, Juneau, and Sitka, is a near-year-long postgraduate fellowship program that places dynamic recent college graduates from around the country with organizations across Alaska. Fellows receive a modest living stipend, relocation stipend, and housing. Opportunities are posted throughout the year on a rolling basis. 

Cultural Resource Management AmeriCorps Position - PAID

The Appalachian Conservation Corps (ACC) is a non-profit, AmeriCorps-affiliated organization, whose mission is to connect young adults to meaningful conservation service.The Cultural Resource Management Individual Placement is based in Washington, D.C. with the National Park Service. This 6-month OR 8-month AmeriCorps position will work to provide resource-related support to the parks and partners in the National Capital Region. Individual Placements (IPs) will be given a range of office- and field-based work assignments as well as helpful supervision and mentoring.

2020 Siemens Foundation PATH Undergraduate Fellowships - PAID - Summer 2020

PATH just opened their Siemens Foundation fellowships for undergrads in the STEM fields. The deadline is Nov. 1st.

Coalition Program Internship - Fall 2019

Plastic Pollution Coalition is a global alliance of over 750 member organizations, businesses, and notable leaders in 65 countries, working toward a world free of plastic pollution and its toxic impact on humans, animals, the ocean, waterways, and the environment.