Internships Overview

The next generation of horticulturists, conservation stewards, biologists, and public garden professionals can find hands-on learning opportunities and support from Denver Botanic Gardens staff of professionals.

Here is information and the application for the 2021 horticulture internships.

All application materials must be received at Denver Botanic Gardens by Friday, February 5, 2021 

Research Internships

We offer internships for academic credit and occasionally paid internships. Past internships have focused on conservation genetics, long-term monitoring of rare plants, botanical surveys and collection management. Contact for current opportunities.

Art, Exhibitions & Interpretation Internships

Year-round opportunities are available for academic credit in our Art, Exhibitions & Interpretation department. Internships focus on art exhibition research and development; evaluation; collections management; and docent tour development and coordination. Contact for an application.

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