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Paid Internships for Students with USFWS - No Experience Required

SCA and the US Fish and Wildlife Service are offering over 45 paid internships for college students and recent graduates from ethnically and culturally diverse backgrounds. Although these internships are designed to provide ethnically and culturally diverse students the opportunity to learn about conservation science, management, and careers through "real world" research, management, and communication projects as an adjunct to academic learning in the lab and classroom, these opportunities are open to all interested candidates. Please pass on to your students.

As an Intern:
• You will serve for 12 weeks at a US Fish and Wildlife Service Refuge
• You will participate in a 1 week training (in addition to 12 weeks of service) at SCA’s National Headquarters in Charlestown, NH
• You will Receive $400.00 /week

SCA Internships are EXPENSE PAID:
• Your housing will be provided during the duration of you internship
• You will be reimbursed for your travel expenses to and from your internship
• Your travel expenses related to the 1 week training will be covered by SCA and the US Fish and Wildlife Service

• Must be a current college student or a graduate that is enrolled in a graduate school for Fall 2009
• Have an interest in conservation, not necessarily a background in hard science

How to Apply:
Apply online at, or email a résumé, cover letter, and contact information for 3 references to

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