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How to Apply
  • Complete the internship application;
  • Submit completed application, cover letter, resume, and one letter of recommendation from a professor. All items must be completed and submitted in the aforementioned order, to be considered for review;
  • Your cover letter must include:
    1. Specific position;
    2. Specific days of the week you are available to work;
    3. A statement indicating that you realize that this is an unpaid position;
    4. A statement as to why you are seeking this position and what makes you stand out from other
    5. School contact information.
  • Mail letter of recommendation to or e-mail to
    Animal Care
    LI Aquarium and Exhibition Center
    431 East Main Street
    Riverhead, NY 11901

All Applications must be received by the following dates for consideration:
Fall: July 15
Winter: November 15
Spring: December 15
Summer: March 15

Internship Application
First Name
Last Name
E-mail Address
Home Address
Home Phone
Work/Cell Phone
School Address
Anticipated Year of Graduation
Which semester are you applying for?
Anticipated Start Date
Anticipated End Date
What will your school status be at the anticipated start date?
What positions are you applying for? Aquarist Assistant
Aquaculture Assistant
Mammal Assistant
Education Assistant
Artistry Assistant
Data Collection Assistant (summer only)
Culinary Arts Assistant
Marketing Assistant
Please attach your cover letter & resume ( .pdf or .doc format only.)

Thank you for your interest. If you have any questions, please call 631.208.9200, ext. 120.