The goal of the Cameron Park Zoo internship experience is to support Zoo Departments and provide pre-professional, experiential learning opportunities for individuals who volunteer their time working towards the Zoo’s mission: to promote awareness and cultural enrichment through education and recreation, to be a survival center for native and exotic species, and an active community partner in economic development through tourism.

Internship Departments

Eligibility Requirements

Spring Internships 

Summer Internships 

Fall Internships 

Intern Application

Frequently Asked Questions:

Is this a paid position?

All of our internship opportunities are unpaid.

Does the zoo provide housing? 

No, the zoo does not provide housing but can direct you with some resources on short term leasing options: