Applying for an Internship

Application materials can be submitted by mail or electronically.

If you are interested in applying for an internship with the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, you will need to provide the following information:

  1. A cover letter describing your area(s) of interest and the dates, days and hours when you will be available
  2. A résumé describing your training and experience
  3. An unofficial copy of your academic transcript
  4. Names and contact information for three references

Please submit these three items as an email attachment to:

Internship Coordinator

Or you may send them to the following address:

Internship Coordinator
Fish and Wildlife Research Institute
100 Eighth Avenue SE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5020


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