May 18, 2015 to August 16, 2015
The Student Conservation Association (SCA) has partnered with the US Fish and Wildlife Service to provide over 50 internships for ﬁrst & second year college students from culturally and ethnically diverse backgrounds.
- US Citizens or Permanent Residents
- First and Second Year college students academic year 2014-15
- Some positions in this program require you to have access to a personal vehicle during your internship.
- Available to serve in the Southeast, Midwest, Northeast, or Alaska: May to August 2015
- Internships take place in U.S. Fish and Wildlife ﬁeld stations from Alaska to Alabama to Maine
- Internships range from 10-12 weeks over the summer months
- Internship Areas of focus include: natural resources management, visitor services & refuge management
- Participate in a week-long orientation session to kick off your internship
- Weekly Living Allowance
- Assigned U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Mentor
- Travel Expenses to and from Sites
- Hands-on experience
Internships will be located in the Southeast, Midwest, Northeast regions of the United States and Alaska.
CDIP Members will participate in a week long orientation at the beginning of their internship. Members also receive in service training speciﬁc to their internships tasks at their service location.
All CDIP interns will be assigned a mentor within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for professional development and support during their service.
Main Area of Focus
Visitor Services and Site Operations
Education, Training & Skills Expected