Conservation Internships

The Student Conservation Association has Alternative Spring Break opportunities sponsored by American Eagle Outfitters Foundation. Check below for your Spring Break Dates!

March 6-12, 2011 Session 1 — Position Code 13137
March 20-26, 2011 Session 2 – Position Code 13138

SCA Alternative Spring Break – Big Cypress National Preserve, Florida

Service will be with the Florida Trails Association maintaining trails and building small trail structures such as puncheons and turnpikes. This work will help keep Preserve visitors on trails, decreasing erosion and damage to surrounding habitat in the preserve while enabling visitor’s opportunities to enjoy the preserve.

Big Cypress National Preserve, Florida. Big Cypress is the nation’s first national preserve and is located 45 minutes west of Miami, Florida.  Benefits include: up to $300 for airfare to and from the site after successful completion. SCA and the Park will provide all food, as well as transportation to/from the airport and at the site.

To apply, submit via email a one-page (or less) essay to and please attach the appropriate position code (seen above) for which you would like to apply, directly to your application. If you need help accessing your application, please email us we will help you.

For more information go to:

Very Best,

Mike Maher
Admissions Recruiting Manager
SCA National Headquarters
689 River Road
Charlestown, NH 03603