Discovery Hall Programs frequently offers internship opportunities for students to assist and learn through their marine science-based field trip classes and summer camp programs.   These include academic year or summer internships for high school students, and internships of varying lengths for college undergraduate and graduate students.

2017 Full-time Internship

Review of applications starts April 1
Position Description with Application Instructions

Discovery Hall Programs (DHP) has an opening for a full-time environmental education internship.  DHP operates one of the largest marine education programs on the Gulf coast, reaching students of all ages with onsite field classes, summer camps and classes, teacher workshops and outreach programs.  The intern will receive training in marine science topics, education pedagogy and our programs while working towards leading programs of their own.  This is an amazing opportunity for anyone wanting to gain experience in informal science education.  

To apply, please follow the directions given in the Position Description.

Email applications to sejohnson@disl.org with the subject line, Discovery Hall Full-time Internship.

Or mail to:

Discovery Hall Full-time Internship
Dauphin Island Sea Lab    
101 Bienville Blvd      
Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528  

For further information, please contact DHP Registrar, Sara Johnson, at (251) 861-2141 x7515 or email sejohnson@disl.org.

2017 Summer Environmental Education Internship
June 2 - August 4, 2017
Application Form

Discovery Hall Programs at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab has a summer internship position available for an undergraduate (junior, senior, or recent graduate) from ethnic groups under-represented in marine science and environmental education. 
Interns work with the DHP’s Marine Educators in our many summer programs for K-12 students, teachers and the public. Interns assist in all aspects of logistics, planning, classroom prep, and teaching.  This is a wonderful opportunity for science education majors to learn more about environmental education, marine science, and the Gulf coast while living at the beach!   

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To apply, please send cover letter, intern application form, and current student transcripts to dhpsummer@disl.org with the subject line, Discovery Hall Summer Internship.

Or mail to:

Discovery Hall Summer Internship
Dauphin Island Sea Lab    
101 Bienville Blvd      
Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528  

For further information, please contact DHP Registrar, Sara Johnson, at (251) 861-2141 x7515 or email dhpsummer@disl.org.