2022 NATIONAL PARK SERVICE HISTORICAL BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES INTERNSHIP PROGRAM POSITION DESCRIPTION
NPS Unit: Various Openings Across the Country
The Greening Youth Foundation's (GYF) mission is to engage under-represented youth and young adults, while connecting them to the outdoors and careers in conservation. GYF's cultural based environmental education programing engages children from local communities and exposes them to healthy lifestyle choices to create an overall healthy community. GYF believes that youth and young adults from diverse backgrounds can benefit from the career opportunities presented within the state and federal land management sectors. Accordingly, GYF continues to develop and strengthen partnerships with land management agencies to provide service and internship opportunities for youth and young adults thereby creating pathways to conservation careers.
Position Description: Every year our organization hosts interns from HBCU's around the world and places them in internships within the National Parks Services for 11 weeks during the summer.
Our mission is having a better representation for people of color in the federal government.
Direct Hiring Authority Positions
Start Date: May 8, 2023
End Date: July 28, 2023
Public Land Corps Positions
Start Date: May 15, 2023