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  1. Please provide a mailing address:
  2. Provide a house address, if different from the mailing address:
  3. Provide emergency contact information:
  4. Please complete the following information:
  5. Provide your SCUBA qualifications, if applicable. SCUBA qualifications are not requirements for selection to the programme unless you wish to participate in Conservation Research.
  6. It is essential that all interns have medical coverage for the period of internship, proof of which should accompany the intern. Neither BAMZ, BZS, nor the ACP is responsible for any medical expenses incurred while the intern is in Bermuda.
  7. WAIVER: I have read the regulations and agree to comply with the rules. I release the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Bermuda Zoological Society and the Atlantic Consdrvation Partnership collectively or individually, its trustees, directors, officers, employees, representatives from all actions, proceedings, claims and demands from all liability during my stay in Bermuda. By entering my initials in the field below, I consent to this waiver.

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Complete an internship application online.

Intern Opportunities include:

Ernest E. Stempel Foundation Summer Internship Programme for Bermudian Students (up to five internship positions annually).

The James W. Babcock Internship Program for an American Student (one internship position annually).

The John L. and Karen C. Pye Memorial Scholarship for a Canadian Student (one internship position annually)

Positions are available in the Zoo, Aquarium, Marine Operations, Education or Conservation Research. Interns must commit to a six-week and a five-day work-week of uninterrupted duration. They must be registered in a university at upper-division undergraduate standing (i.e. Junior or Senior) or in a graduate programme. Students expecting to do research for credit towards a degree during their internship must liaise with their university advisor and programme supervisor in Bermuda before arriving in Bermuda to determine exact requirements, particularly the type of data collection and analysis that is expected.

Internships begin at 9:00 am on the fourth Monday in June and run for a period of six weeks each year. Interns should arrive in Bermuda on the Sunday prior to commencement of the internship. Accommodation will be booked through the Sunday following the end of the internship.

Applications must be submitted by March 15. Complete applications submissions will include:

  • A completed application form
  • A résumé with two references
  • A transcript from your school’s registrar (it does not have to be an official copy)
  • A letter of interest stating reasons for participating and desired personal outcome.
  • Completed medical form

More details about internships.

If you do not wish to apply online, you may download application documents and mail to:

Development Officer
Bermuda Zoological Society
Atlantic Conservation Partnership
P.O. Box FL 145
Flatts FL BX
Bermuda
 
Email questions to: development.bzs@gov.bm or acp@gov.bm
 
SELECTION:
The Internship Committee will review all applications and select the participants. Selection will favour candidates thought likely to benefit the most from the internship, e.g., those with proven capability and readiness to accept the demands of the programme. Successful candidates will be notified by e-mail.