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

E.g., 2020-12-05

2021 Idaho AmeriCorps Program - Residential Crew

Starts May 9, 2021 • 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.

2021 SCA California Leadership Corps

Starts January 17, 2021 • SCA Oakland Office, , CA

Hone your leadership skills with the SCA California Leadership Corps!! Help us tackle challenging conservation projects all over the state of California.

2021 Digital Educator Naturalist

Starts January 11, 2021 • SCA NH Corps, Concord, NH

Join New Hampshire AmeriCorps! Live in a community setting in New Hampshire for 4-months while expanding your skills and experience in education, leadership, and as a naturalist while serving the lands and people of New Hampshire!

Developed Recreation Participant

Starts May 31, 2021 • Flathead National Forest, Hungry Horse, MT

As a Developed Recreation Intern, you will assist with the developed recreation program managing both developed and dispersed recreation activities on the district.

Trails Maintenance Participant

Starts May 31, 2021 • Flathead National Forest, Hungry Horse, MT

The intern will serve on a wilderness trail crew, conduct campsite monitoring and rehabilitation; support trail crew by performing light and heavy maintenance using non-mechanical wilderness trail techniques and primitive tools.

Wildlife and Botany Field Research Crew Lead

Starts May 4, 2021 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Coordinate a team collecting forest vegetation data for a wildlife-habitat restoration study in Alaska’s coastal temperate rainforest.

Prescribed Fire Internships - Southeastern US

Starts January 3, 2021 • Student Conservation Association, , 00

Prescribed Fire Internship Placements - Southeastern US

Refuge Operations Intern

Starts March 15, 2021 • Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, Trenton, MI

Learn about managing an international wildlife refuge!

2021 FWS Career Discovery Internship Program

Starts May 17, 2021 • , Nationwide, DC

Attention 1st & 2nd year college students: CDIP provides hands on internships with the US Fish & Wildlife Service for college freshman & sophomores from diverse backgrounds. Note: All interested applications will be reviewed, fit rating does not apply.

Environmental Education Intern

Starts March 29, 2021 • Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge, Cedar Crest, NM

Environmental Education Internship Opportunity with Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge and the Friends of Valle de Oro NWR

Fisheries Management Intern

Starts March 29, 2021 • Connecticut River Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office, Sunderland, MA

Fisheries Internship dealing with river herring population assessment and tagging study and several freshwater mussel studies including eDNA surveys, habitat assessment with side-scan sonar, population surveys, and propagation.

Community Connection Intern

Starts March 15, 2021 • Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, Trenton, MI

Promote urban wildlife conservation!

City of Rocks National Reserve Operations Internship

Starts March 29, 2021 • City of Rocks National Reserve, Almo, ID

The position will oversee routine maintenance and special projects under supervision of the Operations Ranger. These projects include: trails, campsites, and fences.


Starts October 19, 2020 • , wallisville, TX

serve as an Aquatic GIS Corps Intern with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) LOCALS ONLY! NO HOUSING PROVIDED.

Fisheries Management Intern

Starts May 10, 2021 • Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association, Kenai, AK

Fisheries management internship with Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association, Southcentral Alaska

Wildlife Intern

Starts March 1, 2021 • Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Ajo, AZ

Spend a year gaining valuable hands-on work experience serving as a wildlife and ecology intern in the Sonoran Desert with the National Park Service.

Interpretation Internship at Devils Tower

Starts March 1, 2021 • Devils Tower National Monument, , WY

Join a team of dedicated rangers working to help visitors appreciate, understand, and appropriately enjoy Devils Tower National Monument and the Black Hills.

Biological Technician Participant (Fisheries)

Starts May 17, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Gain experience in fish and wildlife work on the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska!

Visitor Services Placement

Starts June 1, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Wrangell, AK

Spend your summer in beautiful Southeast Alaska working with the visiting public and black and brown bears as a Visitor Services intern!

Interpretation Ranger Participant

Starts April 12, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK

Join the interpretive staff at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in Juneau, Alaska!

Wilderness Ranger Placement

Starts May 13, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Apply for Wilderness Ranger Intern positions today! You could spend your summer assisting with field and office work related to federally designated wilderness areas.

Trails and Recreation Crew Placement

Starts May 13, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Spend your summer in beautiful Southeast Alaska working for the Tongass NF on Wilderness, developed recreation, and cabin and trail maintenance, monitoring and construction!

Recreation Placement

Starts May 13, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Petersburg, AK

Spend your summer in beautiful Southeast Alaska working as a recreation intern assisting with remote cabin maintenance!

Recreation Placement

Starts May 4, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Thorne Bay, AK

Cabins, Trails, and Wilderness work in southeast Alaska; potential for Interp/Ed work.

Visitor Use Monitoring Placement

Starts April 4, 2021 • Tongass National Forest, Sitka, AK

Recreation Internship to assist with front and backcountry trail maintenance, backcountry cabin maintenance, and visitor use monitoring. Intern must be comfortable working in brown bear habitat and enjoy physically demanding work.


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