Internships & Opportunities

If you are interested in an internship with the Office of Sustainability, please email sustainability@umd.edu and we can provide more information about upcoming opportunities. 

Office of Sustainability Opportunities

Sustainability Advisors

The Office of Sustainability is seeking Sustainability Advisors to teach freshmen about sustainability and how they can become more involved in sustainable initiatives on campus.

LEAF Outreach Team

The Office of Sustainability seeks interns to support the implementation of the LEAF Outreach Team at the University of Maryland. Your primary goal will be to “LEAF Out” across campus at special events, games, gatherings and tabling opportunities to promote and reward green practices on our campus.

Green Office Intern

The Office of Sustainability seeks an intern to support the implementation of the University of Maryland Green Office Program. The Green Office program rewards and recognizes offices for taking steps to become more sustainable.

Communications Intern

The Communications Intern will assist the Office of Sustainability and the Department of Environmental Safety, Sustainability and Risk (ESSR) with ongoing communications efforts and projects. The internship will start in August/September 2018 and end in December 2018.

Graphic Design Intern

The Graphic Design Intern will assist with general design needs for the Office of Sustainability and the Department of Environmental Safety, Sustainability and Risk (ESSR). Responsibilities include developing graphics, layouts, fliers, logos, brochures and content for digital and print media. The intern will also help with general outreach at campus events and perform other duties as assigned. The Graphic Design Intern will work 10 hours per week throughout the semester.

On-Campus Opportunities

Terps for Change Volunteer

Terps for Change is partnered with the Campus Pantry & Terp Farm. Volunteer to engage in weekly service at local organizations and dialogue on social issues.

Communications & Media Relations Intern

A Communications & Media Relations Intern is needed to support the Office of Community Engagement’s online presence and promote campus efforts to provide resources that enhance quality of life in the surrounding Prince George’s County community.

Assistant Project Coordinator Internship

An Assistant Project Coordinator Intern is needed to participate in events and provide the Office of Community Engagement staff with administrative and executive support in the implementation of projects that harness UMD resources to enhance quality of life in Prince George’s County, MD.

Graphic Design Intern

A Graphic Design Intern is needed to enhance the Office of Community Engagement’s on and off-campus identity and better promote campus efforts to provide resources that enhance quality of life in the surrounding Prince George’s County community.

Latino Community Liaison Internship

A Latino Community Liaison Intern is needed to participate in events and provide the Office of Community Engagement staff with administrative and executive support in the implementation of projects that harness UMD resources to enhance quality of life in Prince George’s County, MD.

Off-Campus Opportunities

TechChange Communications and Marketing Fellow

TechChange is seeking a communications and marketing fellow to assist in editing, drafting blog posts and managing content for the TechChange blog, assist in managing TechChange social media presence/strategy, coordinate email campaigns and alumni relations, and support communications with students and experts related to TechChange online courses.

PIRG Campus Organizer

PIRG Campus Action is hiring campus organizers to work with students on college campuses across the country, giving them the resources they need to unlock their potential to spread change across our nation.

Energy and Sustainability Videography Intern

Montgomery County’s Office of Energy and Sustainability is seeking an intern to assist with sharing the story of how the County is leading by example with sustainable buildings, fleet, lands, and offices.