BWA is currently 100% volunteer operated.

As such, we are currently seeking volunteers for a variety of exciting NEW positions to help us establish a sustainable foundation, carry out our mission, and grow our capacity!

Please review the available volunteer opportunities below.

If you are interested in joining our team, we’d love to hear from you!

Contact us at and a BWA team member will get back to you within 48 hours.

Note: There are currently no internships or paid positions available at this time. Check back with us soon!


Now Open

Development Director (Volunteer)

Posted: December 3, 2018

We are currently seeking a part-time (6-8 hrs/week for 9-12 months) volunteer Director of Development to serve the vital role of leading the creation and implementation of a fundraising & development strategy to help us increase our capacity, grow, and achieve our mission. Telecommuting/remote assistance: O.K.

View the full Director of Development volunteer job description here!


Posted: December 3, 2018

We are seeking a part-time (4-6 hours/week for a minimum of ~3 months) accounting volunteer to help us build a solid financial infrastructure for our organization! Telecommuting/remote assistance: O.K.

View the full Accountant volunteer job description here!

Advisory Committee Members

Posted: December 3, 2018

We are seeking individuals with extensive professional expertise in the following areas & across a wide variety of locations to provide valuable insight, advice and support that will help us achieve our mission and guide our growth:

  • Beluga whale husbandry, management, & research

  • Wildlife & endangered species conservation

  • Arctic issues

  • Climate science

  • Indigenous co-management

  • Nonprofit & NGO leadership

    If you are interested in serving on our Advisory Committee and would like to learn more, please email our Global Partnerships & Development Coordinator, Hannah Heublein, at

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