The Museum offers a 4-month; 8 hours per week unpaid internship for high school students 16 years and older. Students may concentrate in any one of the following science departments or choose to rotate through one of more during the internship: Entomology, Paleontology, Botany, and Herpetology. Training and guidance is provided. At least one course in general biology and an interest in science and the natural world is required. Patience, dexterity, attention to detail, and a tolerance for dust and dirt are needed. To apply complete the intern application. Include the name of the school you are attending and two teacher references. High Tech High students requiring a 4-week internship are encouraged to apply. The deadline for the January 2015 session is December 1, 2014. For additional details, click here.
Students enrolled in programs in biology, ecology, geology, and other life and earth sciences may be eligible for an unpaid internship in one of the science departments. Internships for course credit require a formal agreement with the school. Please complete the intern application to apply. Include the name of the school you are attending and your college major.