About WRI

At the New York State Water Resources Institute at Cornell University (NYSWRI), we support robust science and dialogue between researchers, managers, policymakers, and the general public to improve water management through:

Unique Projects

This unique set of paid summer intern projects deal with issues such as micropollutants and emerging contaminants, watershed resilience to climate change, water resource governance, sustainable water infrastructure, and environmental justice.

Details

Dates: May 28 - August 2, 2024

Location: Ithaca, NY

Application Due: March 1, 2024

Learn more about the opportunity here.

Who can apply?

The internships are open to undergraduate and graduate Cornell University students across all majors. Prior experience is not required for participation.

Contact Us

Great Lakes Program

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
700 Delaware Avenue 
Buffalo, NY 14209

Hudson River Estuary Program

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
21 South Putt Corners Road
New Paltz, NY 12561

Mohawk River Basin Program

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-3502