2015 Career Discovery Internship Program

Expected Dates
May 18, 2015 to August 16, 2015
Position ID
PO-00606700
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.
 
Eligibility:
  • 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

 
Program Details:

  • 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

 
Benefits:

  • Housing
  • 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

None listed.