This opportunity is curated through the UF TESI Environmental Leaders Network. Opportunities posted through the Network may not be affiliated with the Florida Museum or TESI, but are shared with UF undergraduate students who want to learn more about environmental research, education and outreach, and civic engagement. 

Host Organization

The Department of Natural History at the Florida Museum

Type of position

Internship supporting up to 80 hours of work during one semester

Position description

Established with the aim of increasing the outreach of Florida Museum programs across the UF campus, this internship award program seeks to support undergraduate students by facilitating their work on museum-based internship projects.

Internships are to be focused on gaining experience in collections work, laboratory analysis, and/or fieldwork. Awards supporting up to 80 hours of work during one semester will be funded.

Successful Awardees will meet with their mentor and agree on project activities and work schedule soon after the start of classes. A progress report and summary, including project-related photos, will due near the end of the semester. Students will also be expected to give a lightning talk presentation about their internship experience.


  • Undergraduate students, including graduating seniors, enrolled at the University of Florida who can demonstrate how their involvement will expand the museum’s reach.
  • Students should not have had previous paid museum experience or been in this internship before. Prior voluntary service does not disqualify.

To apply:

Apply here: Qualtrics Survey | Qualtrics Experience Management

Application Due

Apply by 11:59 PM ET on Monday, July 8, 2024


Florida Museum Undergraduate Internship Program