Disney Theme Parks and Resorts offers internships at various locations in America. The following is copied from their website: Disney Internship Program
Disney's Animal ProgramsDisney's Animal Programs is responsible for the care and welfare of the animals across Walt Disney World® Resort property, including those living at Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, Tri-Circle D Ranch and The Seas with Nemo & Friends® Pavilion at Epcot®. Additionally, Disney's Animal Programs includes Plant Science and Entomology at The Land Pavilion at Epcot. Disney's Animal Programs also shares conservation messages with Guests and Cast Members (a.k.a. employees) and champions the wise use of resources across theWalt Disney World Resort property
Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park and The Seas with Nemo & Friends Pavilion at Epcot are accredited facilities by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums® (AZA). For more detailed information about accreditation, including standards and guidelines, visit the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Web site at http://www.aza.org
Disney's Animal Programs Professional Internships are unique in that they incorporate a wide range of disciplines including Zoology, Education, Biology, Conservation, Veterinary Science, Plant Science, Chemistry, Animal Husbandry and more. Visit the "Animal Program Roles" section to learn more about specific opportunities and hear testimonials from students currently taking part in Professional Internships through Disney's Animal Programs. Opportunities Offered on the ProgramProfessional Interns in Disney's Animal Programs have the opportunity to gain hands-on, real world experience with state-of-the-art technology in their field of study. They are also able to work directly with experienced zoo and aquarium professionals as well as entomology and plant science professionals.
In addition, our interns enjoy:
- A paid internship experience with a world-renowned company that is fun and rewarding
- Networking opportunities with a wide range of professionals
- Training opportunities
- Access to personal and professional development courses and a variety of learning resources
- Admission to the Walt Disney World Theme Parks and discounts on selected merchandise, food and beverages and resort accommodations
Visit "Program Benefits" for additional information on the benefits and opportunities offered to Disney Professional Interns.