Current Openings

Membership and Development Director

Clean Wisconsin is seeking a talented and experienced Membership and Development Director to join our dedicated team. The Membership and Development Director reports to the President & CEO and works with Program Staff and the Board of Directors to plan, develop, and implement a membership program and fundraising initiatives to sustain a comprehensive set of advocacy programs that include policy research, legal review and action, public education, media outreach, and legislative and policymaker engagement. This is a full-time position located in Madison, Wisconsin.

Foundations & Grants Manager

Clean Wisconsin is seeking a Foundations & Grants Manager. This position supports our environmental programming and is part of a 3-person development department, which raises approximately $2 million annually from foundation, individual, corporate and government sources to support our clean air, water and energy program work. This is a full-time position located in Madison, Wisconsin.


Clean Wisconsin offers a number of paid and/or for-credit internship opportunities in various departments. Applications tend to be accepted on a semesterly basis, but are sometimes offered on a rolling basis. Questions? Ready to apply? Click the links below to find details on the positions and the hiring contacts.

Communications Internships

This candidate will work with Clean Wisconsin communications team to optimize our multiple WordPress websites and research and suggest new content and features for the websites and for our social media accounts. You’ll help create relevant and engaging content for Clean Wisconsin’s social media streams to help spread the word about our work, promote our events, and help engage members and grow our email list and digital media presence.

Science & Policy Internships

Clean Wisconsin has a number of science and policy internships available throughout the year for undergraduate and graduate students in engineering, environmental sciences, political/governmental, public health, or other related fields. Applicants should be able to demonstrate strong analytic and technical abilities, excellent writing skills, and an interest in and commitment to addressing environmental issues facing Wisconsin.

Development & Events Internships

This intern will assist our Development Team with fundraising and membership activities. Responsibilities include managing donor cultivation and stewardship, working on brand visibility, and gaining experience and insight into other areas of non-profit experience like communications, event planning, public relations and grants.

Clinical Program for Law Students

Clean Wisconsin offers law students from any law school the opportunity to learn about and practice environmental law. Our clinical program is open to UW-Madison students as a semester-long for-credit externship or to students from any law school as a full-time volunteer summer internship.