Non-Paid Internship Opportunities


The Water Boards' are seeking undergraduate and graduate talent of all majors and backgrounds who have an interest in California’s water resources. The Water Boards' are responsible for monitoring water quality, ensuring safe drinking water, developing polices and permits to protect all uses of water, and providing financial assistance to protect the public and environment.

To apply for a nonpaid internship at the Water Boards, submit the following:

  • A cover page (stating why you would like to intern with the Water Boards)
  • A resume
  • At least one letter of recommendation

Email your internship application package to Please include the following:

  • Counties of interest
  • Dates of availability