Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Internship

The Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility offers a college internship program for spring (January-May), summer (May-August), and fall (August-December) sessions.  This position is open to current undergraduate students and recent graduates (within 1 year of graduation). This is a part-time, paid internship under Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc. Housing is not provided.

Internship Position Description & Outline

Session: Anticipated Program Dates: Application Deadline:
Spring 2020  January 6, 2020 - May 17, 2020 November 1, 2020
Summer 2020  May 4, 2020 - August 16, 2020  March 1, 2020
Fall 2020 August 3, 2020 - December 13, 2020 June 1, 2020

*Applications for Summer 2020 will be accepted after December 1, 2019*

How to Apply

Please follow the steps below to apply for a GLNC, Inc. College Student Internship:

  1. Carefully read this College Student Internship Program Guide.
  2. Email completed application to internship@gumbolimbo.org , subject: Internship Program - Sea Turtle Rehabilitation. Applications may also be mailed to GLNC, Inc., 1801 N. Ocean Blvd, Boca Raton, Florida, 33432 Attn: Internship Program.

Required Documents:

  • Application Cover Page Form and Checklist
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Unofficial transcript from school currently attending.
  • Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Internship also requires:
    • Two (2) Reference Letters

Once application is deemed complete, applications will be reviewed and in-person interviews will be scheduled. For those applicants who are unable to participate in an in-person interview, an over-the-phone or “Skype” interview may be arranged.

Applicants may contact Caitlin Bovery (cbovery@myboca.us) with any questions.