Clean Ocean Action

Citizen Action Internship

This full-time internship position with Clean Ocean Action (COA) is an exciting opportunity for a student to help address the continued environmental impacts from pollution. The intern will gain experience in public relations, outreach, marketing, grassroots organizing, and fundraising as part of citizen action campaigns for ocean advocacy.  These are COA’s major summer campaigns to inform and involve the public, and will focus on assisting with the Jersey Shore Thing (JST), improving coastal water quality and stopping offshore oil and gas development.

The summer internship is a full-time position and is located at COA’s office within the Gateway National Recreation Area—Sandy Hook, NJ.  It is essential to the success of the program and the overall internship that the applicant lives within close proximity to the office. No housing or transportation is provided.  Office hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday – Friday.  Monthly stipend and travel expenses (excluding commuting) are paid.  College credit (arranged by the student with the university/college) is available.  Start date is as early in May as possible and end date is as late in August as possible.


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