SCA internships are posted as they become available, so keep checking back to find the SCA position that is the best fit for you. Summer internships will typically start to be posted around December-January. Positions listed here have not yet filled and positions are taken down from the database once they are filled.
Positions in this search are for 18 and older. If you are under 18, please visit our Crew page

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Backcountry Steward Internship-Lake Ontario Dunes

Starts May 22, 2016 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Dexter, NY

In this internship you will access the backcountry by foot or canoe along the fragile dune system on the eastern shores of Lake Ontario. Duties include: educating the public on the importance of the dune system and protection of the natural resources.

Prairie Restoration and Stewardship Crew Member

Starts May 16, 2016 • The Nature Conservancy Minnesota, Cushing, MN

Be part of a seasonal stewardship crew that will restore habitats and rare plants/animals using prescribed burning and other land management strategies. This crew works in central and Southeastern MN on many different nature preserves and public lands.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii National Park, HI

Centennial Intern Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Junior Ranger Project Intern (Location Flexible)

Starts May 22, 2016 • Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, , WV

Develop a “Junior Ranger” program for the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail network. Location is flexible; intern may work remotely for the majority of this position.

Backcountry Intern

Starts August 21, 2016 • Canyonlands National Park, Moab, UT

Patrol the backcountry by foot and 4wd and staff the backcountry information station. Other opportunities include guiding interpretive walks in Horseshoe Canyon, working with the recycling program, maintaining fire fighting equipment, etc.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument, Wilberforce, OH

Unsung Hero: Be a Champion for the Legacy of Colonel Charles Young, the man, the legend by becoming a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts May 31, 2016 • Kings Mountain National Military Park, Blacksburg, SC

Be an instrumental piece of a dynamic Centennial Team!

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts May 31, 2016 • Shiloh National Military Park, Shiloh, TN

Shiloh National Military Park is seeking a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador to promote volunteer engagement for park centennial events and national service days, and to develop lasting partnerships within the local community.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Denali National Park, Denali National Park, AK

Volunteer Office Assistant

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front NHP, Richmond, CA

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador at Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Big Thicket National Preserve, Kounzte, TX

The CVA will recruit existing social and service organizations, like church groups, scouting groups, university clubs, sorority and fraternities, sport leagues and others to participate in organized service and education events in the preserve.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Santa Monica Mountains NRA, Thousand Oaks, CA

Spend your days at a national park in sunny southern California! Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is looking for a dynamic person who loves working with youth and volunteers. Join the team, have fun, and grow professionally.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador (Local Candidates Preferred)

Starts May 31, 2016 • National Parks of New York Harbor, New York, NY

Help National Parks for New York Harbor prepare for the NPS 100th Anniversary as a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Lava Beds National Monument, Tulelake, CA

The Centennial Volunteer Ambassador position is 52 weeks long and will support both the Lava Beds National Monument and the Tule Lake Unit of WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument find new ways to expand their volunteer programs!

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador-Local Candidates Preferred

Starts May 31, 2016 • Gateway National Recreation Area, , NY

Assists with plans, develops, manages and provide direction, coordination, consultation of the Volunteers-In-Parks Program for Gateway National Recreation Area, in direct support of priority management objectives and the National Park Service Mission.

Backcountry Steward Internship-Catskill Park R4

Starts May 22, 2016 • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Stamford, NY

In this position perform minor trail maintenance activities; educate the public on the proper use of Forest Preserve and provide information on trail conditions and Rules and Regulations in the Catskills.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego, CA

Join the Cabrillo team in San Diego! Be a catalyst for the urban agenda in a dynamic, well preserved island of wilderness surrounded by a large city. Build our volunteer force and outreach to local communities. Learn and practice Interpretation daily.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Pinnacles National Park, Paicines, CA

Work under the mentorship of NPS Staff (several of which are SCA alums!) as a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador! Help strengthen the volunteer base and community outreach opportunities as you learn about all divisions and areas at Pinnacles National Park!

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador - Local Candidates Preferred

Starts June 7, 2016 • Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, , CA

Nurture seedlings today to grow giant sequoias for tomorrow. Lead youth through education, service, and recreation to grow the next generation of park stewards in their classroom and in the wilderness of national parks.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Porter, IN

Be part of the Urban Agenda at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore! Recruit, lead, and track volunteers as they swarm the park and make it better for flora, fauna and the 2 million annual visitors. Relax along the shores of Lake Michigan or visit Chicago.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield, WI

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts May 31, 2016 • National Mall and Memorial Parks, Washington, DC


2016-2017 CVA-Local candidates preferred

Starts May 24, 2016 • Martin Luther King, Jr. NHS, Atlanta, GA

Noncompetitive extension of 2016 - 2017 Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 7, 2016 • River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Monroe, MI

Make a Distinct and Legitimate Difference-Becoming a River Raisin National Battlefield Park Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Environmental Education Intern

Starts April 5, 2016 • Necedah National Wildlife Refuge, Necedah, WI

Join the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service family to provide energetic, hands-on, minds-on environmental education and interpretive programs while working in beautiful Central Wisconsin at Necedah National Wildlife Refuge!


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