Environmental Conservation Internships Abroad

If you love the great outdoors and want an active career that won’t be spent behind a desk – then an environmental and conservation internship abroad can help you explore vast opportunities that’ll be close to your heart. Whether you want specific experience in la laboratory setting or using GIS technologies, or if you want to gain ecology training that’ll boost your practical skills in the field, we offer environmental internships that’ll enable you to explore unique ecosystems and stunning landscapes!

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Where Can I Take An Environmental Conservation Internship?

Intern Abroad HQ offers a diverse range of intern abroad programs, as well as remote internships that you can complete from anywhere in the world. You can choose from the following Environmental and Conservation internship opportunities:

Costa Rica:
New Zealand:
South Africa:

Depending on your area of study and expertise, each Environmental internship offers its own unique placement work within your desired environmental or conservation field.

Who Can Take An Environmental Conservation Internship Abroad?

Our internships are super flexible and we only have a few basic requirements:

  • Proficient in the English language
  • Have graduated high school by your internship program start date
  • Be at least 18 years old by your internship program start date
  • Capable of presenting a clean criminal background check

Learn more about how our internships work.

If you’re a college or university student, the ideal fields of study for our Environmental Conservation internships include:

  • Environmental Sciences / Studies
  • Environmental Law / Policy
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Resource Management / Environmental Planning
  • Geography
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Systems Ecology
  • Animal Behavior
  • Veterinary Medicine

When Can I Take An Internship?

Our internship abroad programs are available year-round with minimum durations starting at 2 weeks. We offer flexible start dates to work in with your schedule. Whether you’re looking for a summer internship abroad or if you’re in between opportunities and would like to grow your global experience, we can customize an internship to match your unique motivations.

Our remote internships programs are also available year-round with customizable scheduling. You can choose from a range of online program options, ranging from 100 hours up to 250 hours. These internships are completed 100% online so you can work from home or anywhere in the world. See how it works.

What Type Of Work Can I Take Part In?

Depending on the destination you select, the type of environmental and conservation work varies. If you have an environmental focus and marine life preference, our internships in Greece offer the opportunity to work on Marine Mammal Conservation, Environmental Law and GIS Specialization for Environmental Conservation. If wildlife conservation is your focus, interns in South Africa have the opportunity to work in game reserves to gain hands-on experience across a range of wildlife conservation focused efforts.

How Much Does It Cost?

Whether you want to intern abroad or intern remotely, we offer the most affordable internship program fees. In addition to connecting you with real organizations and experienced professionals around the world, we provide comprehensive support services and an exclusive experiential learning curriculum to foster the transferable skills favored by employers. You can learn more about what’s included and see how much it costs here.

Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions regarding our international Environmental and Conservation internships.