Development Internship

The Development Intern will report to the Development Associate and support ongoing donor stewardship, grant proposals and reports, major gift donor research, and operations.


Assist with: 

  • Database management
  • Donor research
  • Grant proposals and reports
  • Major Donor Fly-in in September
  • ESC’s Stop Extinction Challenge in August


  • Must be detailed oriented
  • Must be a student in either an undergraduate or graduate school.  Political Science, Public Administration, Nonprofit Management, or Environmental Science/Natural Resource majors preferred
  • Must have an interest in fundraising, advocacy, and helping nonprofits grow
  • Must be able to start by May 26, 2020

Additional Details: 

For academic credit and paid stipend.

Application packages due by March 22, 2020. Applications will not be accepted after that date.  Interviews occur on a rolling basis.

Minority candidates are highly encouraged to apply.


How to Apply:

Please send a cover letter, resume, and a 2-page writing sample to:

Alan Lepore

Development Associate

Endangered Species Coalition

Location: 1875 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, D.C.