Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Veterinary Department Intern at the Buffalo Zoo. All fields with an * are required.

You must also submit a cover letter and resume to volunteer@buffalozoo.org before your application is considered complete. Applicants who submit incomplete applications will not be asked to move forward in the application process.

Personal Information*


Demographic Information

This section is optional. Responses are only used to help us understand the demographic make up of our interns.


Education*

Please give the name of your college/university, academic major, GPA, and expected graduation.*


Employment*

Where do you work? Please indicate if you are full-time, part-time, student, or other.


Availability*

Please indicate the days you are available. We encourage full day participation, but mornings are preferred if full days are not available.

Hours in the Veterinary Department are often long and variable. Be prepared to work early or late depending on availability and the needs of the department.


Medical Information

Please let us know if there's anything you'd like us to be aware of, including food allergies. This will not disqualify you from internship positions, but helps us make any necessary accommodations.


Emergency Contact Information*


References*

Please provide two references. Professional or academic references are preferred.* If you have reference letters, please submit to volunteer@buffalozoo.org


Requirements*

By choosing "I agree" below, I acknowledge that the information contained in this application is correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that this an unpaid position and housing is not provided.

I understand that I need to send a cover letter and resume to volunteer@buffalozoo.org before my application is considered complete.