About Shedd

How to Apply for an Internship

If applying to Fishes, Marine Mammals, or Veterinary Services, please follow the application instructions outlined under each of those listings.

For all other internship opportunities, please include all application materials listed below:

  • Completed Application
  • A cover letter
  • A resume outlining your academic and professional experience
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation

Send your complete application packet to: internship@sheddaquarium.org.

You may also mail or fax your application to:

Internship Program
Attn: Volunteer Services
John G. Shedd Aquarium
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605

Fax: 312-939-4895

For more information, please e-mail internship@sheddaquarium.org.


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