Environmental Sciences & Sustainability

Environmental Sciences and Sustainability are some of the most competitive, diverse and rapidly growing sectors in the world. Environmental internships abroad are perfect for ambitious young professionals looking to stand out from their peers. 

Our environmental internships abroad offer driven, young professionals the chance to get involved in grassroots efforts to preserve our planet. Through this international experience, you will be able to connect with like minded individuals from different parts of the world while working towards the same initiative of making environmental sustainability a global priority.

Environmental internships abroad give interns the connections and tools they need to really make a difference. Whether it’s through hands-on field experience, scientific focused research, or through NGO efforts, there are international sustainability internship opportunities for everyone.

We work with major international environmental and sustainability organizations in all of our program destinations. Previous interns have been placed in organizations with a focus in Geology, Geography, Wildlife preservation, NGOs, Environmental Engineering, Hospitality & Tourism, Eco-Business, and Science.

International sustainability internships are a great opportunity to make your resume stand out while getting to experience a new culture abroad.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Researching eco-design, conservation and energy efficiency ideas
  • Sorting recyclables and redistributing materials for resale and reuse
  • Analysing new technologies to be used in green initiatives





Interns have previously been placed with:

  • Greenheart International- based in Chicago
  • Cultiva- based in Chile
  • Fundación SalvaTerra- based in Colombia
  • Celtic Anglian Water- based in Dublin

Example company of where we have placed interns in the past: Earthwatch

Earthwatch is a non profit environmental organization that strives to engage people worldwide in scientific field research and education to promote the understanding and action necessary for a sustainable environment.

Video testimonial: Madison interned at Grupo Familia

Example Program Participant: Madison from Texas Tech University talks about her environmental engineering internship with Grupo Familia, one of the leading mass consumption companies in Latin America.