About National Wildlife Federation

The National Wildlife Foundation was founded in 1936. With over four million members, it is the largest member-supported nonprofit conservation group in the United States. Its goal is to raise public awareness for wildlife conservation and to inspire people to work together to form a sustainable environment. The organization offers conservation education and leadership training, as well as networking contact opportunities.

Interns work in the communications, conservation, education, fundraising, publications and legal departments. They handle conservation projects on a community and national level, gaining experience in a nonprofit environment.


Open to college graduate students and graduate students.

National Wildlife Federation

  • NWF, Internship Coordinator
  • National Wildlife Federation
  • 1100 Wildlife Center Drive
  • Reston, VA 20190-5362
  • Phone: (800) 822-9919


  • Number of Interns: 10 to 20
  • Compensation/Benefits: Paid
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students


  • Anchorage, AK
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Austin, TX
  • Denver, CO
  • Detroit, MI
  • Helena, MT
  • Richmond, VA
  • Seattle, WA
  • Washington, DC
  • Wilmington, VT
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