National Geographic Society

About National Geographic Society

The National Geographic Society is an impact-driven global nonprofit organization that uses the power of science, exploration, education, and storytelling to illuminate and protect the wonders of our world. For 135 years, we’ve pushed boundaries to further understand our planet and empower us all to generate solutions for a more sustainable future. We’ve led groundbreaking scientific pursuits and explorations such as Hiram Bingham’s discoveries at Machu Picchu, Robert Ballard’s quest to find the Titanic, and Jane Goodall’s lifetime study of chimpanzee behavior.


Marine Conservation Extern

June 2023 - August 2023 San Jose, CA
“This opportunity provided externs with an opportunity to do a local research project that is based on a passion held within the externs. We all had the chance to speak with real conservationists and those in related fields, as well as connect with them professionally and receive feedback. Also given the opportunity to apply for funding for a local conservation project.”

Explorer Virtual Learning Intern

June 2021 - August 2021 Washington, DC
“I loved the work that I did - it was meaningful, insightful to the industry, and challenging. Every person that I met was absolutely incredible and I appreciated how passionate and hard working they were, as how willing they were to talk with/mentor me.”
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