Come work alongside PETA staff to get an inside look at the world's largest animal rights organization! Whether you need college credit or are just looking to bolster your résumé, interning at PETA gives you a unique experience that will last a lifetime.
As a PETA intern, you will:
Along with the hard work comes a long list of perks, and let's not forget tons of fun! From potlucks to PETA's holiday party to department retreats, interns are an integral part of the team. PETA staff appreciate every hour our interns spend working to further our efforts to help animals, which is why we offer many benefits that most internships don't.
Other Internships Opportunities
Looking for experience in a particular department? Check out which departments are looking for full-time interns:
How to Apply
There are no deadlines for internship applications. We accept them year-round and review them as they arrive. To apply, download PETA's intern application, complete it, attach a cover letter, attach a résumé, and e-mail these items to InternApplicants@peta.org. You will receive a response within two weeks of the date that we receive the application materials stating whether you have been accepted for PETA's internship program.
For our friends traveling internationally, our organization does not participate in J-1 sponsorship or other exchange visitor programs.
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