University of Alaska Southeast

Internship

Company: National Park Service
Location: Multiple Locations
Position: Science Diversity Internship
Requirements: See description
Summary:

The Mosaics in Science Diversity Internship Program is a 12-week summer internship designed to
engage racially diverse university students and recent graduates who are under-represented in natural
resource fields with on-the-ground work experience in the National Park System.

BENEFITS
• $4,800 stipend and park housing
• All travel costs covered
• Participation in end-of-summer career workshop
• Professional development via weekly webinars
• Eligible for Public Land Corps (PLC) Non-Competitive Hiring
Authority or Direct Hire Authority (DHA)

BASIC ELIGIBILITY
• Age 18 to 30 inclusive, and military veterans up to age 35
• US citizens or permanent legal residents (green card
holders)
• Have a strong interest or relevant experience in areas
including inventory and monitoring, research, GIS and
other technologies, interpretation and education, or other
related fields
• Racially diverse university students and recent graduates
who are under-represented in natural resource fields are
highly encouraged to apply
• Must be able to pass a federal background check
• For Direct Hire Authority (DHA) – Resource Assistant
Positions: must be enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate,
or PhD degree program at an accredited institution of
higher education during the summer internship and
graduate after the completion of the internship. Persons
enrolled in a certificate program do not qualify for DHA
positions.

Learn more and apply: go.nps.gov/mosaics and mosaicsinscience.org

Contact: Mosaics
Contact at: mosaics@environmentamericas.org
Closing Date: February 3, 2020