Thank you for your interest in becoming a Marketing Intern for Mississippi Aquarium!

Please make sure you have read and understand the requirements of the program prior to submitting this application.

All Mississippi Aquarium Interns are required to:

* Be at least 18 years of age or older

* Submit the intern application

* Email your college transcripts, cover letter and resume to

* Be a U.S. citizen or alien with the legal right to work in the US

* If selected, each internship requires a commitment level of 16 weeks.

* Marketing Internship Requirement- 16 Weeks and 240 Hours

We are currently accepting applications and you will be notified once we are ready to start interviews.

About You


What day(s) and time of day(s) are you available to volunteer? Check all that apply.

Internship Area Preferences

Please read the Internship Description by clicking the hyperlink of the internships that interest you before applying.

Short Answer

We would love to learn more about you. Take your time, and please do not leave any short answer questions blank. This section must be completed in order to be considered for our Internship Program.

What are your interests?

What interests you most about Interning for Mississippi Aquarium?

What Do You Hope to Gain?

What do you hope to accomplish during your time as a intern with Mississippi Aquarium?

Why is Mississippi Aquarium Important?

In your own words, why do you think Mississippi Aquarium is an important organization?


Please mark any skills you have that you would like us to know about. If you do not have any of the skills below, please leave it blank.


What experiences and skills beyond those listed above will you be bringing to Mississippi Aquarium?

Emergency Contacts

Please provide us with an emergency contact.


Please provide up two references which can include family members, coworkers, etc.


If you have an email address, please provide it below. We use email communications to send weekly updates to interns and as the main form of communications as a whole to help keep interns informed.


I certify that all responses in this application are accurate and true.

I understand this application does not guarantee acceptance into Mississippi Aquarium’s Internship Program.

If I am accepted into Mississippi Aquarium’s Internship Program, I understand that it is an unpaid internship and no housing is provided.

Any questions regarding the status of my application or about Mississippi Aquarium’s Volunteer and Internship Program should be emailed to

**The Aquarium does run a background check on all volunteers if selected**