Paid Internships

The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation offers a limited number of paid summer internship positions at its Santa Barbara office. Interns must have a demonstrated interest in gaining hands-on experience working with a non-profit educational organization. Applications for 2020 summer internships are due by March 1, 2020.

Join Our Team

Interns will join our dedicated team of six staff at our Santa Barbara headquarters to work on meaningful projects that advance our mission of educating and training people of all ages and backgrounds to solve the world’s most dangerous technological, social, and psychological issues of our time, and to survive and thrive in the 21st century.

We are looking for are highly-motivated, enthusiastic individuals who are dedicated to our mission and who want to make a real, lasting difference in the world.

Specific Internship Roles

For Summer 2020, we are hiring a Peace Literacy Intern. Click the link for more information.

Peace Literacy Intern

Time Commitment

We are flexible about whether this is a part-time or full-time (40 hours/week) position, but interns are expected to work for a minimum of 10 weeks. The internship period can be longer based on the successful applicant’s preference and NAPF’s needs.


Summer interns are compensated at a rate of $15.00/hour during the 10-week internship. Academic credit may also be available. We are unable to provide housing for out-of-town interns, but can provide recommendations of affordable housing in the area.


All applications are due by March 1, 2020, and must include the following:

  • Two letters of recommendation, at least one from a teacher or professor (letters can be collected and sent by you, or sent directly by the authors);
  • A letter of intent detailing which internship position(s) you are seeking, and outlining your work experience, educational background, field of study, what you plan to pursue upon graduation, and the date you can begin the internship;
  • A copy of your resume or Curriculum Vitae;
  • One writing sample;
  • A copy of your transcript (unofficial transcript is fine).

Send all application materials by email or post to Rick Wayman, CEO:

Rick Wayman
Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
1622 Anacapa Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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