College/School Eligibility:

  • Agriculture and Life Sciences
  • Architecture, Art and Planning
  • Arts and Sciences
  • SC Johnson Business - Dyson
  • Engineering
  • Human Ecology
  • Industrial and Labor Relations

Class Year Eligibility:

  • First Year (undergrad)
  • Second Year (undergrad)
  • Third Year (undergrad)
  • Fourth Year + (undergrad)


The successful applicant will have proven interest in advocacy campaigns and a passion for advancing solutions to climate change. Applicant will have the following qualifications:
  • Applicants for internships should be enrolled in a relevant undergraduate or graduate program such as Communications or Political Science with at least two years collegiate experience by the start of the internship.
  • Problem-solving, interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and cooperatively with staff and volunteers.
  • Experience with electoral or advocacy campaigns a plus.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of social media platforms and email tools.
  • Commitment to EDF’s strategic approach, combined with enthusiasm for working on complex issues.