All ESS majors are required to complete 3 credits of internship. To obtain credit students must register for NCLC 490.
Internship Application Deadlines:
After completing the internship application process found here, internship applications must be submitted to the NCC Intership Coordinator by the deadlines listed above.
Below is an alphabetical list of internship sites for students interested in doing environmental, sustainability and/or conservation work. Bear in mind this is a small (but growing!) list simply to get you started in your internship search. You are highly encourged to look beyond this list. If you are interested in interning with one of these organizations (or any other) it is strongly recommended that you make contact the semester prior to the one in which you wish to enroll to allow ample time to secure the internship and to process the necessary paperwork. Please remember that just because a site is listed does not mean it is a guaranteed placement.
Americorps - VA State Parks
Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center
(Washington, D.C. and San Francisco)
Environmental Studies on the Piedmont
George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication
George Mason University Office of Sustainability
Keep Prince William Green (KPWG)
(Prince William, VA)
(Silver Spring, MD)
Sweet Virginia Honey