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Interns Claire, Audrey, Lucy, and Theresa collect native seeds to be grown in the native nursery. These interns are working for the Resource Management Division of CVNP.

Conservancy for CVNP/Sara Curtis

Internships are a great way to gain practical experience; apply classroom learning; explore career options related to outdoor education, park management, recreation, natural and cultural resource management, and non-profit management; gain professional skills and self-confidence; and establish connections and build a network of professional contacts.

Current Internships in Cuyahoga Valley National Park

There are often a variety of internships available in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Note: The application process and application form is not the same for all internships.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a CVNP intern. Positions will be posted as they become available. Please continue to check back. You can also contact our Volunteer Management Office at

Student Conservation Association & American Conservation Experience:

If you are not finding exactly what you are 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) has to offer all over the United States. Both non-profits provides individuals ages 18 and older with hands-on conservation service opportunities in virtually every field imaginable, from tracking grizzlies through the Tetons to restoring desert ecosystems and teaching environmental education at Washington, D.C.'s Urban Tree House. If you are looking for High School Programs, for 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.

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For additional information, please contact Volunteer and Internship Coordinator Andrew O'Leary at or 440.717.3847.

Last updated: May 10, 2021

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