The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, in partnership with the National Park Service and the Presidio trust, hosts a number of youth leadership programs.

Eligibility and application processes vary. Click on the links below for more information, or learn about our youth and family volunteer opportunities.

LINC Summer Program >>
Park Stewardship Program
During this intensive, six-week program, local high school students assist with service projects, attend leadership workshops, and take field trips to special park sites.

College Programs >>
Park Stewardship Program
Our Park Stewardship program has developed partnerships with the biology departments at both City College of San Francisco and College of Marin.

IYEL >>
Crissy Field Center
This paid internship program encourages, prepares, and challenges high school students from diverse backgrounds to address environmental and social issues in their communities through student led projects.

Urban Trailblazers >>
Crissy Field Center
Students spend their paid internship learning about environmental issues through workshops, field trips, and service projects while gaining valuable skills in their “first job.”

Summer Wellness Internship >>
Crissy Field Center
The Summer Wellness Intern is a 40 hour per week, 9-week summer recreation and service program emphasizing leadership and skill building for high school students.