An internship can be a great way to get started in a park-related career. At Cuyahoga Valley you can explore career options related to outdoor education, park management, recreation, natural and cultural resource management, and non-profit management. Some of the benefits of internships include:
Current Internships in Cuyahoga Valley
There are often a variety of internships available in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
Student Conservation Association & American Conservation Experience
If you're not finding exactly what you're looking for in an internship at Cuyahoga Valley National Park, take a look at what the Student Conservation Association (SCA) and American Conservation Experience (ACE) have to offer all over the United States. Both non-profits provide individuals ages 18 and older with hands-on conservation service opportunities in virtually every field imaginable. Opportunites range from tracking grizzlies through the Tetons, to restoring desert ecosystems, to teaching environmental education at Washington, D.C.'s Urban Tree House. If you're looking for a program for high school students, ages 15-19, explore SCA's National Conservation Crews or Community Programs. Field Leader staff positions for those 21 and older are seasonal or year-round. Visit www.thesca.org or www.usaconservation.org for current positions.