Internships

This table provides links to some internships and other programs.

Many of the companies listed here, particularly the environmental consulting companies, may have internships available in more than one location. Check their websites for details.

Note that the deadlines here are approximate. Exact deadlines change year-to-year and may not be updated here. Check the relevant website for the latest listings and application deadlines.

Organization Theme Location Deadline Stipend Housing
AGI Geoscience Policy Washington DC 15-Mar $5,000 unknown
GSA GeoCorps National Parks NPS 1-Feb >$2700 yes
NPS Mosaics varies NPS 31-Jan yes unknown
NASA  varies NASA centers 1-Mar yes usually
UNAVCO Solid Earth Colorado 1-Feb yes yes
AAAS-RAND science writing/policy Washington DC varies; Feb and March yes unknown
NASA Develop Remote Sensing varies 12-Feb yes no
National Wildlife Federation wildlife conservation varies 8-Mar yes unknown
NSF REU research varies varies yes varies
OSTP policy Washington DC 4-Mar no no
Carnegie Institution for Science Science Washington DC 28-Feb $4,600 yes
IRIS seismology varies 1-Feb $550/week yes
MATE Ocean Sciences Monterey, CA & at sea see NSF REU $500/week yes
Smithsonian varies Washington DC rolling varies no
Southern California Earthquake Center seismology USC, Los Angeles see NSF REU $5,000 no
ORISE DoE Oak Ridge, TN unknown varies varies
MBARI Ocean Sciences Monterey, CA 2-Feb $550/week no
WHOI Ocean Sciences Woods Hole, MA 15-Feb $585/week yes
MIT Lincoln Lab National Security (US citizens only) Lincoln, MA varies yes subsidy
Lamont Summer Intern Program Earth Sciences Palisades, NY 18-Mar $5,000 yes
Caltech SURF Earth & Space Sciences Pasadena, CA 22-Feb $6,000 assistance
ANL SRP DoE Argonne, IL 8-Jan $500/week yes
DoE SULI DoE 17 DoE sites 8-Jan $500/week varies
Alaska Conservation Foundation Conservation Alaska February $5,040 assistance
Bureau of Land Management BLM goals varies varies varies varies
The Breakthrough Institute (seniors & grads only) Energy, economy, environment Oakland, CA 16-Feb $500/week yes
Schlumberger Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX; Cambridge, MA varies yes no
Baker Hughes Petroleum geoscience; engineering Houston, TX varies yes no
Hailburton Petroleum geoscience; engineering Houston, TX and global varies yes no
PGS Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX varies yes no
Whiting Petroleum geoscience Denver, CO asap yes no
Anadarko Petroleum geoscience The Woodlands, TX varies yes no
Chesapeake Energy Natural gas Oklahoma City and field sites AAPG yes no
Devon Energy Oil & gas Oklahoma City and field sites AAPG yes no
Shell Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX unknown yes no
Chevron Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX and others unknown yes no
ExxonMobil Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX unknown yes assistance
BP Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX unknown yes no
ConocoPhillips Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX unknown yes no
EnCana Petroleum geoscience Denver and Calgary Fall yes assistance
Williams Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX and field sites unknown yes unknown
EOG Petroleum geoscience Houston, TX and field sites unknown yes unknown
Continental Resources Petroleum geoscience Oklahoma City and field sites October yes unknown
BHP Billiton Mining, Oil & Gas Australia Spring; runs Nov-Feb yes varies
Rio Tinto Mining UT, CA, CO, AZ 30-Nov yes no
Newmont Mining Colorado or Nevada varies yes no
Barrick Gold mining Toronto varies yes no
Burns & McDonnell Environmental Consulting Kansas City, MO unknown unknown no
PM environmental Environmental Consulting Lansing, MI unknown unknown no
Black & Veatch Environmental Consulting Overland Park, KS unknown unknown unknown
Cardno Environmental Consulting Denver, CO unknown unknown unknown
CDM Smith Environmental Consulting Boston, MA unknown unknown unknown
CH2M Environmental Consulting Englewood, CO unknown unknown unknown
Ramboll Environmental Consulting Arlington, VA unknown unknown unknown
ERM Environmental Consulting St. Louis, MO unknown unknown unknown
Geosyntec Environmental Consulting Atlanta, GA unknown unknown unknown
Sustainability Consulting Environmental Consulting Lynchburg, VA unknown unknown unknown
Marstel Day Environmental Consulting Fredricksburg, VA unknown unknown unknown
MWH Environmental Consulting Broomfield, CO unknown unknown unknown
SWCA Environmental Consulting Phoenix, AZ unknown unknown unknown
Tetra Tech Environmental Consulting Pasadena, CA unknown unknown unknown
TRC Environmental Consulting Lowell, MA unknown unknown

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Trileaf Environmental Consulting Saint Louis, MO unknown unknown unknown
Veolia Environmental Consulting Chicago, IL unknown unknown unknown
Bechtel Environmental Consulting San Francisco, CA unknown unknown unknown
Arcadis Environmental Consulting global unknown unknown unknown
Amec Foster Wheeler Environmental Consulting London unknown unknown unknown
Juneau Icefield Expedition Training Alaska 1-Feb COSTS $5970 unknown
UGA Field program Geology-Geography Western US 4-Mar COSTS $4500 unknown
SEA Ocean Sciences Woods Hole & at sea 1-Apr COSTS varies unknown