Fellowship, Internship, and Research Experiences – Nicholas School Undergraduate Programs

Fellowship, Internship, and Research Experiences

Summer Opportunities/Internships
Camp Wicosuta – Summer Position
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park Internships
NC Electric Cooperatives – Government Relations Intern
Optoro – Sustainability Intern
ECOSYSTEM Field Studies – Summer Field Course – New

Fulbright Fellowships
Green Corps – Paid Environmental Organizing Fellowship
Rachel Carson Fellowship Program
Roger Arliner Young (RAY) Conservation Diversity Fellowship

See also Duke Office of Undergraduate Scholars & Fellows

Job Opportunities

Looking for a job on campus?

  • See the list of current openings below
  • Visit MUSER, which connects undergraduates with positions in research labs
  • Visit the University-wide job posting site: Dukelist
  • The Duke Career Center has resources for finding jobs, internships, volunteer opportunties

Job openings for graduates:

Georgia Department of Natural Resources Positions


Graduate Schools

Masters Programs:

Clemson University – MS in Agricultural Science and Research Assistantship
Duke Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University – Master in Environmental Management
Duke Kunshan Environment – International Master of Environmental Policy (iMEP)
Jacksonville University –  Marine Science Research Institute
UC Davis – Master of Science in Environmental Policy and Management
Univ. of Eastern Finland – School of Forest Sciences
Univ. of Miami – MS/PhD School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

PhD Programs:

UCLA – Environmental Science and Engineering Program
Univ. of California, Irvine – PhD in Earth System Science
Univ. of Eastern Finland – School of Forest Sciences
Univ. of Miami – MS/PhD School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
Univ. of Penn – School of Veterinary Medicine

Funding Opportunities
NC Native Plant Society – Shinn Grants
NSOE Earth and Environment Undergrad Funding Emails

Research Opportunities
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education – Higher Education Research Experiences (HERE) program

At Duke:

Bass Connections – Environmental Implications of Artisanal Gold Mining in the Peruvian Amazon
Bass Connections – DECIPHER: Decisions on the Risks and Benefits of Geoengineering the Climate

Bass Connections – Regenerative Grazing to Mitigate Climate Change

Volunteer Opportunities
The Duke ELEMENT Program – mentoring K-5 kids from Durham Schools