CEI has a vibrant intern program designed to award individuals the opportunity to learn and contribute to all aspects of operating a remote research and education facility.   We provide an intellectually rigorous atmosphere that allows new and returning members of our community to gain a deeper understanding of research projects, visiting educational programs, or systems at CEI.
CEI offers internships to individuals hoping to gain hands-on experience in areas related to sustainable food production and marine biology.

Internships are now available in the following areas: Open Ocean Aquaculture, Aquaponics, Permaculture, Shark Research and Conservation, Flats Ecology Intern, Lionfish Research and Education Intern, Information Technology Intern, Marketing & Design Intern, Queen Conch Research Intern

Costs cover room and board, three meals a day on campus, airport transfers, internet, professional development and networking with researchers from across the globe.  Based on program schedule interns may have opportunity to experience kayaking, snorkeling, swimming, community outreach and island exploration.   The cost is $600 per month for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2012.

Application Deadlines:

Spring 2012 (January 5 – June 11): September 15, 2011

Summer 2012 (June 13 – August 13): March 15, 2012

Fall 2012 (August 15 – December 20): May 1, 2012


For more information, visit the CEI Internship website.