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 Intern

Starts February 26, 2023 • Canyonlands National Park, Moab, UT

Are you rugged? Check out this unique opportunity to intern in the heart of Utah’s backcountry, serving visitors and patrolling by foot and 4WD in an extremely remote setting.

Atlanta Winter Young Adult Crew

Starts February 6, 2023 • Student Conservation Association, Atlanta, GA

Join an Atlanta, Georgia based young adult team as they work to preserve and protect Lindsay Park.

NH Conservation Corps - Interpretive Ranger

Starts March 27, 2023 • SCA NH Corps, Concord, NH

The NH Conservation Corps has a 28 year legacy serving NH’s residents and visitors. At the start members learn and train together before they are placed in parks from the seacoast to the White Mountains and beyond. If this sounds exciting, apply now!

Land Management and Research Intern

Starts March 13, 2023 • McLaughlin Natural Reserve, Lower Lake, CA

Learn and implement basic principles of scientific research,
ecological restoration and land management in a botanically-rich serpentine soil ecosystem in Northern California.

Biology Intern

Starts December 5, 2022 • Warm Springs Fish Technology Center, Warm Springs, GA

Assistance is needed in conducting a baseline amphibian population and health assessment at a Refuge in the Southeast and assist on exciting research projects aimed at conserving aquatic species.

2023 Winter Desert Restoration Corps HP

Starts February 6, 2023 • Student Conservation Association, Ridgecrest, CA

Desert Restoration Corps Program

Education and Outreach Intern

Starts February 6, 2023 • Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site, Hodgenville, KY

Education Outreach Intern to work alongside the National Park Service in rural Kentucky

Education and Outreach Intern

Starts February 6, 2023 • Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, Lincoln City, IN

Education Outreach Intern to work alongside the National Park Service in rural Indiana

Education Intern

Starts January 30, 2023 • Canyonlands National Park, Monticello, UT

Hone your teaching skills with a dedicated team of educators in the canyonlands of southeast Utah.

Natural and Cultural Resource Management Intern

Starts January 9, 2023 • Tonto National Monument, ROOSEVELT, AZ

With this internship, you will work across several divisions of the park to accomplish project goals focused on ecological
restoration following a wildland fire.

MA Historic Preservation Corps

Starts February 13, 2023 • SCA MA Forests and Parks AmeriCorps, Braintree, MA

Gain hands-on Preservation skills while serving in State and National Parks in Massachusetts!

Botanical Intern at Malheur National Forest

Starts May 1, 2023 • Malheur National Forest, John Day, OR

Help the Malheur National Forest run the native seed program!

Moody Forest Burn Crew Internship

Starts September 22, 2022 • The Nature Conservancy Georgia, Baxley, GA

Be part of a seasonal prescribed burn crew that will restore habitats and rare plants/animals by conducting controlled burns. This crew works all over the state on many different nature preserves and state parks.

Prescribed Fire Burning Crew - Coastal Georgia

Starts September 22, 2022 • Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Brunsick, GA

Seasonal Fire Crew-Coastal Georgia, Department of Natural Resources

Cultural History/Resource Management Assistant (Local Candidates Only)

Starts January 9, 2023 • Historic Blakeley State Park, Spanish Fort, AL

Park Maintenance Assistant

Visitor Center and Media Intern

Starts January 17, 2023 • Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Homer, AK

Join our team and share the story of amazing wildlife with visitors from all over the world. Staff a visitor center, present interpretive programs, and create/format virtual content. Spend your year surrounded by ocean and wilderness in Homer, AK!

Visitor Services Intern

Starts November 7, 2022 • Sierra National Forest, North Fork, CA

Help the Sierra National Forest staff visitor centers to assist the public enjoy the forest

Mississippi Prescribed Fire Corps

Starts January 9, 2023 • Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, Gautier, MS

SCA Fire Team with USFWS at Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge!

2023 USFS Region 8 Prescribed Fire Corps (Kisatchie National Forest)

Starts September 12, 2022 • USFS Southern Region R8, Alexandria, LA

If you’re looking to gain skills and experience with prescribed burning to set you up well for a career in wildland firefighting, join this fire crew working with the USFS in Louisiana!

NH Conservation Corps - Field Crew Member

Starts March 27, 2023 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

The NHCC has a 28 year legacy serving NH from the seacoast to the White Mountain National Forest and beyond. Apply if you would like to serve with like minded individuals in picturesque NH State Parks and with federal and local land management agencies.

Fisheries Technician Intern

Starts March 6, 2023 • Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery, Burnet, TX

Intern in central Texas producing fish for Federal obligations, being on the forefront of freshwater mussel research, and helping prevent the extinction of a species.

2023 Idaho Corps Residential Program

Starts May 7, 2023 • Student Conservation Association, North Fork, ID

Members of the Salmon-Challis AmeriCorps Forest Training Center will have the opportunity to further their passion for the environment and love of the outdoors through hands-on conservation service work on the rugged public lands of central Idaho.

2023 Integrated Fire and Recreation (IFR) Internship Candidates

Starts January 22, 2023 • , , 00

Attention students with background in natural resource management or biological science: Hands on fire & recreation internships with USFS. All interested applications will be reviewed. Deadline October 9th

2023 Roving Forest Management Corps

Starts January 17, 2023 • USFS Southern Region R8, , NC

Work with SCA and the U.S. Forest Service on a regional roving forest management crew with U.S. Forest Service Region 8!

Environmental Education Intern

Starts February 13, 2023 • Prairie Wetlands Learning Center, Fergus Falls, MN

An incredible environmental education opportunity! Gain experience as a Park Ranger/Naturalist. Work with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, local schools, licensed teachers, internationally recognized Prairie Science Class, and the Prairie Wetlands LC.


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