If you're interested in a career at the zoo or in the sciences, the Teen Internship is the perfect opportunity for you to get started. You'll gain in-depth exposure to a variety of professions at the Wildlife Conservation Society.
Who is this program for?
It's for anyone, between 13 and 17 years old, who is interested in working in zoos as a career.
What are some activities and benefits of the program?
Work behind the scenes preparing food, cleaning out animal enclosures, and exploring what zoo keepers really do
Choose an elective that suits your skills, like wildlife photography
Meet staff members of the Wildlife Conservation Society
Conduct an animal behavior study
Learn about green roofs and compost bins
Build your college resume
Take the next step:
Summer Teen Internship dates: July 13 – 31st, 9am – 3pm (Monday – Friday, 3- week session)