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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Environmental Education Intern

Starts • Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Fremont, CA

Join the team at one of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s model Visitor Services Programs!  San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex is located in California’s San Francisco Bay with thousands acres of wetland habitat protecting endangered sp

Historic Preservation in Public Lands

Starts February 3, 2020 • SCA MA Forests and Parks AmeriCorps, Hingham, MA

Historic Preservation Experience serving with NPS and MA State Parks. Housing and Training provided.

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts August 31, 2020 • Haleakala National Park, Makawao, HI

Spend time in Hawaii conducting field work controlling introduced predators to protect endangered birds.

NY Excelsior Conservation Corps Team (Vets Encouraged to apply)

Starts February 24, 2020 • SCA Excelsior Corps, Loch Sheldrake, NY

Gain hands on experiences while serving the precious natural and historical resources of NY. We’re looking for young, engaged people to improve the land and communities we live and work in. Choose between 1 of 3 specialized crews, modeled after the CCC!

Wilderness Ranger Interns

Starts May 25, 2020 • Sierra National Forest, , CA

Wilderness Interns are integral members of the wilderness team working in the Sierra National Forest’s spectacular Wildernesses. Interns have an opportunity to take on most or all of the same duties as full-time wilderness rangers.

Cultural Resource Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • Glenallen Field Office, Glennallen, AK

Archaeology in Alaska! Come assist permanent and seasonal BLM staff in conducting cultural resource management tasks, including archaeological surveys, site recording, mapping grade GPS recording, and site protection efforts.

Biology Intern

Starts May 17, 2021 • Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, Williamstown, WV

Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Biology Intern Position

South Texas Refuge Complex Corps Team

Starts June 29, 2020 • Lower Rio Grande NWR, Alamo, TX

Serve on an SCA Corps Team protecting unique South Texas Thornscrub habitat in this world-renowned birding area!

Natural Resources and Research Intern (Backfill)

Starts May 18, 2020 • Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg, MD

This position will allow you the experience of resource management work in the National Park Service (NPS) to perform a variety of resource related tasks and inventory and monitoring work.

Environmental Education

Starts August 23, 2020 • Campbell Creek Science Center, Anchorage, AK

The primary responsibilities of this position are to plan and present outdoor science programs and special educational events for school children, teachers, and families at the BLM Campbell Creek Science Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

Operations Intern

Starts September 6, 2020 • Huntsville State Park, Huntsville, TX

Operations Intern at Huntsville State Park

GulfCorps Conservation Crew 2019 - 2020

Starts September 15, 2019 • The Nature Conservancy - Gulf of Mexico, Mobile, AL

Join SCA’s GulfCorps to learn new skills and restore habitats in coastal Alabama.

Interpretive Ranger

Starts May 6, 2019 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting at Bear Brook State Park for 6-months while expanding your skills and experience in education and stewardship, while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!

Flexible Start Dates: Tonto Trails, Wilderness, and Volunteer Team

Starts March 9, 2020 • Tonto National Forest, Mesa, AZ

Looking for energetic, motivated individuals to work Wilderness monitoring and Trails maintenance. Opportunities for Backpacking, camping, and interactions with users.

2019 Fall Leader Teams Hiring Pool- SCA ALUMNI ONLY

Starts August 25, 2019 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

Did you have a fantastic time on a crew this year and are you looking for more? SCA Leader Teams offer opportunities for alumni SCA Leaders and adult Corps Members to build trails, conserve vital habitats, and protect natural resources.

Community Liaison Intern

Starts June 15, 2020 • Gateway National Recreation Area, Queens, NY

Community Liaison Intern (NYC local candidate)

Santa Monica Fire Recovery Team

Starts June 29, 2020 • Santa Monica Mountains NRA, Thousand Oaks, CA

Help the National Park Service in its efforts to restore the Santa Monica Mountains NRA following the Woolsey Fire.

Cave Guide Interpreter

Starts March 16, 2020 • Oregon Caves National Monument, Cave Junction, OR

One season as an Oregon Caves Guide-Interpreter provides interns with a foundation of interpretive knowledge and skill that will last a lifetime.

Education Coordinator Intern (pre-selected applicant)

Starts August 31, 2020 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hagerstown, MD

Connect the next generation of stewards to the National Park Service!

Cultural Resource Management Intern

Starts July 13, 2020 • Manzanar National Historic Site, Independence, CA

The intern will assist with all aspects of Manzanar’s cultural resource program, including documentation and monitoring of historic and archaeological sites, stabilization and restoration of historic structures, orchard and vegetation management, GPS/GIS.

Social Media and Online Content Intern (DMV Local Only)

Starts July 6, 2020 • US Fish & Wildlife Service Headquarters, Falls Church, VA

The USFWS seeks a Social Media and Online Content Intern to assist in nationally showcasing a partnership initiative with Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated to increase recreational and educational engagement on National Wildlife Refuges.

Veteran Fire Corp

Starts October 19, 2018 • Student Conservation Association, Arlington, MS

Veteran Fire Corp

Brown V. Board of Education Interpretive Ranger and Researcher Interns (Local Only Preferred)

Starts June 1, 2020 • Nicodemus National Historic Site, Topeka, KS

Brown vs. Board of Education Interpretive Ranger Interns

Redwood Intern

Starts August 17, 2020 • Redwood National and State Parks, Orick, CA

Restoration of native plant communities through invasive plant control.

Trail Intern

Starts June 22, 2020 • Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs, AR

Trail crew interns needed to improve and maintain over 20 miles of park trails for Hot Springs National Park. LOCAL CANDIDATE.


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