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(Beta) Environmental Science and Policy Internship, Volunteer, and Employment Opportunities in the Hudson Raritan Estuary


The value of internships to students is indisputable for both a student’s personal growth and as an aid to advancing their careers. While many internship opportunities exist along the Hudson River Estuary (HRE), there is currently no single, searchable, up-to-date source for either students seeking positions, or for organizations that have positions to fill.

This page presents relevant internship information in one location, ensuring all students have access to career-advancing internships.

Internship Portal

OrganizationLocationPosition KeywordsAge GroupDurationPayDue Dateage_group_hfilterpay_hfilter
Bronx River AllianceBronx, NYBronx River EELSHigh School14-monthPaidhigh-schoolpaid
Billion Oyster ProjectNew York, NYEnvironmental Field WorkHigh SchoolSummerhigh-school
Hudson River National Estuarine Research ReserveTomkins Cove, NYResearch, Policy, ManagementCollege UndergraduatesSummerPaid09/01/2022college-undergraduatespaid
Hudson River Park TrustNew York, NYEnvironmental Education Internship; Field Science InternshipCollege Graduates, College Undergraduates, High SchoolSeasonal; 10-week HS programPaidcollege-graduates college-undergraduates high-schoolpaid
NEIWPCCLowell, MAEcology, Field Botany, ConservationCollege Graduates, College UndergraduatesSummerPaidcollege-graduates college-undergraduatespaid
Cold Spring Harbor LaboratoryCold Spring Harbor, NYScientific Research, Career Development, Programming, WritingCollege UndergraduatesSummerPaidcollege-undergraduatespaid
BioBus, IncNew York, NYScience Exploration, ResearchCollege Undergraduates, High SchoolPaidcollege-undergraduates high-schoolpaid
Cary Institute of Ecosystem StudiesMilbrook, NYScientific Training, Professional DevelopmentCollege Graduates, College UndergraduatesOngoing, Spring, FallCollege Credit, Unpaidcollege-graduates college-undergraduatescollege-credit unpaid
Center for the Urban River at BeczakYonkers, NYEel Migration ResearchCollege Graduates, College Undergraduates, High SchoolSpring, Summer, FallCollege Credit, Unpaidcollege-graduates college-undergraduates high-schoolcollege-credit unpaid
Groundwork YonkersYonkers, NYLeadership, Fieldwork, Park ConservationHigh SchoolSummerPaidhigh-schoolpaid
Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens, NYField Biology InternshipHigh SchoolFall, Spring, SummerUnpaid05/15/2022high-schoolunpaid
Interstate Environmental CommissionNew York, NYField Work, Lab Research, Water Quality MonitoringCollege Graduates, College UndergraduatesSummer, FallPaidcollege-graduates college-undergraduatespaid