The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) offers volunteer and paid internships throughout the year, including several listed below. For additional opportunities and a complete list of internships for which we are currently accepting applications, please visit the AAAS Employment Application System.
- Science News Writing Internship
- Science Web Editorial Internship
- The AAAS Minority Science Writers Internship
The Office of Government Relations and the Center of Science, Policy and Society Programs
- Office of Government Relations Internship
- Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy (CSTSP) Internship
- The Scientific Responsibility, Human Rights and Law Program
- Marketing & Sales Internship (Available through the AAAS Employment Application System)
If you have questions, you may e-mail a message to a Human Resources Representative. Our normal business hours are Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST. Our TDD number for the hearing impaired is (202) 326-6728.
To apply for an internship, please visit Career Center and apply under the internship posting through our online application system.
Volunteer internships at AAAS exist to make use of training and abilities of undergraduate and graduate students in developing special projects or studies for the organization. Students can relate their education and training to particular subject areas in providing services. Volunteer internships can be full-time or part-time and students can earn college credit depending on the requirements of the college or university.
Paid internships exist at AAAS to provide actual or practical work experience. Students apply knowledge gained through their education to work situations. Paid internships can be full-time or part-time and are granted for a period of less than 6 months.
The AAAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a non-smoking work environment.
Thank you for your interest in AAAS and for visiting the AAAS Internship Opportunities Web Site.