Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences - Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

Dolphin Training & Research Internship

The Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences (RIMS) is excited to offer a 4-week Dolphin Training & Research Internship this summer. The internship is open to undergraduate students or recent graduates with a genuine interest in marine mammal science and will be limited to 8 interns. Students will live and work at our facility and gain valuable research and training experience working with our resident population of bottlenose dolphins.

  • 2017 Dolphin Intern Flyer

2017 Dolphin Training & Research Internship Application:

For more information or questions about the Dolphin Training & Research Internship please contact:

Teri Bolton
Director of Training and Research
Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences
011-504 9556-0212

Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences
Anthony's Key Resort
Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
Call: +504 9556-0212


Preserving Roatán’s Natural Resources through Education and Research

The rich waters of Roatán abound with stories. Tales of life, growth and change are all waiting to be told. More importantly, they are waiting to be heard. The starring roles are the fish and other marine organisms who call this place their home. The Roatán Institute for Marine Sciences knows these stories. After all, they unfold right offshore. Keep reading and we'll tell you about what RIMS has to offer. It’s not just another Caribbean Marine Laboratory!