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Shedd Aquarium

Shedd Aquarium

Summer 2017 Internships

Work. Study. Do both, assisting with animal care or in a variety of other positions, as a Shedd Aquarium intern.

You’ll learn from the pros. Our internships offer specific, in-depth experiences to college students interested in aquarium-related careers. Duration varies with the program, and preference is given to students currently enrolled in a degree program. We do require that applicants for Animal Care Internships be at least 18 years old.

Internships are unpaid. Some schools may offer credit for academic programs.

Animal Care Internships:
Fishes Internship
Marine Mammals Internship
Veterinary Technician Internship
Veterinary Preceptorship

Summer 2017 Internships:
Communications & Public Relations Intern
Conservation Research Intern
Data Insights Intern
Individual Giving Intern
Learning, Planning & Evaluation Intern
Major Gifts Intern
Market Research Intern
Microbiome Project Intern
Online and Digital Marketing Intern
Organic, Sustainable Garden - Horticulture Intern
Special Events & Donor Relations Intern
Volunteer Services Intern
Staff Training Intern
Social Media Marketing Intern

How to Apply

Shedd Aquarium
1200 South Lake Shore Drive Chicago
Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: 3126923167

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