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Type of Internship: Nonprofit Organization, Political Advocacy
Internship Availability: Spring, Summer, Fall
Location: Washington, D.C.
Quick Links: Internship website


Greenpeace is an environmental organization that strives to achieve various goals through campaigning, organized activism, and peaceful protesting. The organization has a large and actively engaged member base, and they seek to expose global environmental problems and to promote solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future. The organization offers over 20 internships every semester, with each internship focusing on a specific environemental policy area. Greenpeace provides interns the opportunity to work on a daily basis with experienced environmental activists, and to participate in trainings such as campaigns, non-violent direct action, corporate research, media relations, and more.

Past Interns

Henderson, Catie

Henderson, Catie

DC Semester: Spring 2012
School: UGA Franklin College of Arts and Sciences
Type of Internship: Nonprofit Organization

I graduated from UGA in December 2012 with a degree in Philosophy, emphasis in Environmental Ethics. I spent 3+ years interning in non-profits and have since segued into the corporate world.

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