The New England Aquarium
Central Wharf
Boston, MA 02110-3399

P: (617) 973-6745
F: (617) 973-0251

Director: Liz Whitlinger

Contact: Liz Whitlinger
P: (617) 973-6745
F: (617) 973-0251

Summer Teen Internship Program

Year Program Started: 1992

Max. Participants/Year: 70

Application Deadline: mid March

Program Timeframe: summer (all days)

Academic Level Targeted: grades 9-12

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, internship/fellowship, career/academic planning, environmental leadership

Program Attributes: non-credit, salary provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: area of residence (Boston and Cambridge ), ages: 15 to 17

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biology, education, public health, science (environmental health), veterinary science, zoology

Additional Comments: Participants must register with respective city programs during the February vacation period. Boston: Boston Youth Fund and Cambridge: Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program.