Building the next generation of conservation leaders
7 out of 10 SCA alumni are in careers or studies that make the planet more sustainable.
This year, members volunteered 1.5 million hours of conservation service to public lands.
SCA experiences strengthen life skills that are crucial to prospering in school, work and home.
SCA volunteers served in all 50 states including the top 35 most visited National Park sites and America’s top 12 leading cities
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News & Blog
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the largest provider of hands-on environmental conservation programs for youth and young adults, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Usha Chaudhary as Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective Dec. 13, 2023.
To celebrate Native American Heritage Month, we are sharing ways the Student Conservation Association has worked to honor Native American culture and preserve green spaces and their cultural significance for generations to come.
National Take a Hike Day (Nov. 17, 2023) encourages getting outdoors and exploring some of the over 60,000 miles of trail across the nation.