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Application & Contact Info

Students applying for the CCRP research internship should be completing their sophomore, junior, or senior year at a college or university and be interested in biological research as a career. Recent college and university graduates may also apply for the CCRP internship. On occasion we have accepted students who have only completed their freshman year of college. All applicants must submit a complete application consisting of the following

1) an application form (which you can download below),
2) a résumé,
3) an official set of college transcripts,
4) a one- to two-page statement of career goals, and
5) one letter of recommendation, preferably from a college faculty member who knows the applicant well.

CCRP Application Form - Adobe Reader (PDF)
CCRP Application Form - MS Word (DOC)

To receive consideration complete applications must be received by March 1, 2012. Successful applicants can expect notification by early April. 

Student participants in our summer research program must be available from Thursday, May 24, 2012 through Thursday, August 2 2012; exceptions may be permitted due to special circumstances. Note that all research projects occasionally involve strenuous activities under challenging conditions. 

To submit your application or for additional information, please contact us using the methods listed below.

By mail:
Coastal Conservation Research Program
Attention: Dan McLaughlin
The Wetlands Institute
1075 Stone Harbor Boulevard
Stone Harbor, NJ 08247

By phone:
Program Coordinator, Dan McLaughlin: 609-368-1211
By fax:
609-368-1211, attention Dan McLaughlin
By e-mail:

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