U.S. National Park Internships

Opportunity Type: 
Number of Positions Available: 


Location of Opportunity: 
Off Campus
Host Department/Organization: 

National Park Service

Opportunity Description: 

There are thousands of opportunities for college and graduate school students to work with the National Park Service. Many of these jobs are filled at the park level - so contact the park that interests you - but others are advertised and recruited nationally by the National Park Service or in partnership with several national organizations. We welcome the interest and involvement of the next generation who will help us care for our nation's environment and preserve her history. 

Opportunities include:

Geoscientists-in-the-Parks Internships

Mosaics in Science Internships

Student Conservation Association
Public Land Corps 
Youth Conservation Corps 

Pathways for Students and Recent Graduates

National Park Business Plan and Consulting Internships

Historic Preservation Training Internships 

Cultural Resources Diversity Internships 

Historic Sites and Structures Documentation Internships
Maritime Documentation Internship

Sally Kress Tompkins Fellowship

Engaged Learning Experience (ELE): 
Paid Position: 
Engagement Category(s): 
Community Partnership
Professional Development
Research Theme(s): 
Business and Economics
Climate and Adaptation
Food Systems and Security
Governance, Law, and Policy
Natural Environment and Biodiversity
Science Engagement
Urban Environment