Current Open Positions

Internships with the Massachusetts Rivers Alliance

The application period for these positions has closed. Please check for more opportunities later in the year. The following positions are a minimum of 15 hours per week for three months this upcoming summer. These internships provide an excellent opportunity to learn first-hand about how things work at a small, statewide-focused environmental advocacy organization. Mass Rivers is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and all applicants are encouraged to apply, especially those from underrepresented backgrounds in environmental work. Summer 2021 Intern Positions

  • Policy Research Intern (paid): Policy Research Interns are tasked with providing research support on water-related policy topics. An ideal applicant will have an interest and enthusiasm for water issues, experience doing short-term research projects on environmental topics, strong attention to detail, and advanced data management skills.
  • Development and Communications Intern (paid): Development and Communications Interns play a key role in creating new content to reach a varied audience about the work of Mass Rivers. Projects may include website updating, social media outreach, event planning, fundraising campaign development and general administration. An ideal applicant will have strong writing and organizational skills, experience with social media and web design, and an interest in fundraising and event planning.
Application Instructions To apply, please submit a PDF with a one-page cover letter and one-page resume to Please address your cover letter to the Massachusetts Rivers Alliance. The cover letter should note which internship you are applying for, why you are interested in interning at Mass Rivers, the skills you will be able to contribute, and your availability.