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DCNR INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

DCNR seeks interns drawn to challenging and rewarding career experiences in conservation, recreation, and environmental protection.

As a DCNR intern, you can play a role in protecting and enhancing our natural lands, overseeing the state park system, managing state forest lands, and/or expanding outdoor education and recreation opportunities throughout the state.

WHO CAN APPLY FOR A DCNR INTERNSHIP?

DCNR provides both paid and unpaid internships, which are available to full-time college students.

The number of positions varies from year to year, based on department needs.

You may apply for an internship with DCNR if you meet this criteria:

  • Are in good academic standing
  • Are enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university, which offers or leads to an associate, bachelor, or graduate degree

DCNR is seeking students majoring in programs such as:

  • Architecture
  • Communications
  • GIS
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Education
  • Forestry
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Public Policy
  • Natural Sciences

WHAT CAN YOU GET OUT OF A DCNR INTERNSHIP?

As a DCNR intern, you have the opportunity to:

  • Gain rewarding experience in your field of study
  • Experience hands-on skill development in conservation-related work
  • Gain insight into state government employment
  • Access employment opportunities throughout the state

HOW TO APPLY

DCNR does not list specific internship opportunities online. If you are an interested student that fits the DCNR internship criteria, you can apply online.