The National Park Service has formed partnerships in order to administer the Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) program.
The Environmental Stewards (ES) is a program of Conservation Legacy. ES offers land and water management agencies and non-profit organizations opportunities to accomplish specific projects and provides individual placements for young people "Stewards" interested in gaining experience in natural and cultural resource management. For more information visit: http://www.stewardslegacy.org/
Geological Society of America
The Geological Society of America partners with the National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, and Bureau of Land Management to provide science-based internships on public lands. For more information visit: http://www.geosociety.org/GIP
National Park Service, Geologic Resources DivisionThe Geologic Resources Division (GRD) assists the National Park Service and partners in the Service-wide coordination, support, and guidance necessary to:
The Division created and manages the GIP Program and cost shares positions with NPS units. GRD manages two Service-wide internship programs – the Geoscientists-in-the-Parks and Mosaics in Science Programs. For more information, visit https://www.nps.gov/grd
Last updated: June 28, 2017