• Students at South Peak

    Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller

    National Historical Park Vermont



Download a 2014 brochure with additional information and contacts.

Internship Overview 2014

Download a 2014 brochure with additional information and contacts.


For High School and College Students

Below, you'll find an overview of a wide variety of internship and job opportunities within the park.

The Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) Summer Community Crew
During the summer months, ten local students ages 16 to 18, work on a diversity of natural resource management and conservation projects, including invasive plant management, native plant restoration, forest management, trail maintenance, and more. In this non-residential program students earn minimum wage while developing resource management and leadership skills. Hiring for these positions, and for two adult Crew Leaders, typically begins in March. For more information and application materials, visit: www.vycc.org or call 802/434-3969, ext. 140.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA) Conservation Crew
High school students ages 15-19 from across the U.S. spend several weeks each summer working on trail restoration and maintenance while camping outdoors. Crew members learn how to camp and live in the woods while gaining technical trail and resource management skills. All lodging and meals are covered, but students must provide their own travel to the park. For more information and application materials, visit: http://www.thesca.org

The Student Conservation Association (SCA) Internships
Each year the park hires several Student Conservation Association interns ages 22 and over for positions lasting from 10 weeks to one year. At least two interns each year serve as guides in the visitor services division. Resource management positions vary depending on current project needs, and include invasive plant management, natural resource inventory and monitoring, and trail partnership development. Travel, housing, training, and a weekly stipend are included. For more information and application materials, visit: http://www.thesca.org

George Perkins Marsh Conservation Internship, Student Conservation Association
Open to rising college freshmen interested in exploring careers in the National Park Service and allied fields. This position is AmeriCorps eligible. For more information, please contact Kat Robbins at: krobbins@wcsu.net (802)760-7532. For application materials, visit: http://www.thesca.org.

Did You Know?

A man dressed all in white is contrasted by the dark and knobbly bark of spruce trees. Published in American Forests magazine in 1910.

Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller NHP and Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt NHS have in common a passion for trees! Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller has the oldest sustainably managed woodland in North America. FDR, an amateur forester, personally supervised the planting of hundreds of trees on his Hyde Park estate.