Youth Conservation Crews

Crew members using cross cut saw to cut fallen log.

Skill-building conservation service opportunities!

  • 6 to 8 teenagers per crew
  • Serve 3 or 4 weeks in the summer
  • Supervised by two experienced adult leaders
  • Cost $2750 for 3 week crews, $3000 for 4 week crews (plus the cost of travel to the site)
  • Financial aid is available

2017 Crew Projects

  • Coming soon!

How to apply:

  1. Complete an SCA Crew Application
  2. Send an email to
  3. Include the subject line “Tuition-Based Crew”
  4. Make sure that you are available for the full dates of the position

Admissions Process

  • Selected candidates will receive an email offer with the dates and location of their position
  • You will have the opportunity to accept or decline the offer
  • If you accept, you will receive:
    • Medical Form
    • Conditions of Acceptance Form
    • Member Handbook Acknowledgment Form
    • Tuition payment and financial aid information
    • Location information for planning your travel to the site
  • Candidates who are not selected will be informed via email