Internships

  • Snorkeling
  • Snake surprise
  • Terrarium Observation
  • Astronomy Class
  • Discovery Campers
  • Vestal Street Observatory
  • Touch Tank

The Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association offers a variety of summer internships at its Aquarium, Science Museum, Environmental Education Program, Astronomy Education Program, and Observatories. Qualified undergraduate and graduate students usually study in the fields of marine biology, natural science, education, historic preservation, and astronomy.   We also offer some opportunities for high school students (email Andrew at amckennafoster@mariamitchell.org for information). Please read all of the descriptions to find the internship that fits you best.

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