Mongabay regularly offers opportunities for journalists, students, and nature enthusiasts to be involved with our efforts to raise awareness and report on environmental issues.

Opportunities E-mail List

Be sure to sign up for our Special Reporting Initiatives email list.  We will send out email announcements every time a new reporting opportunity opens.

Internship Program

Mongabay.org offers a six-month internship program which usually involves writing environmental news stories for our affiliated news site – Mongabay.com.

Paid Reporting

The Mongabay Reporting Network (MRN) is a program that provides opportunities for journalists around the world to report on key conservation stories. Current opportunities include:

Other opportunities will be announced here.

Please follow instructions on the respective program pages. Mongabay does not currently commission unsolicited pitches outside these specific topic areas.

Unpaid Submissions

We can only pay for accepted submissions in the above categories.  If you are still interested in publishing your piece on Mongabay, please review our submission guidelines.


Mongabay.org does not presently have any job openings. Any future positions will be listed here and announced on the homepage.

Previous Opportunities

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