Gain work and leadership skills through interactive learning and specialized training- while supporting the mission of the Golden Gate National Parks!

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COVID-19 Response: Latest on Internship Programs

In compliance with Bay Area shelter-in-place orders, the Parks Conservancy, along with our partners at NPS, have currently suspended all internship programs. We encourage you to keep an eye on our website for announcements. You can also follow us on our social channels like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, or sign up for email updates here.

We sincerely look forward to the day when we can gather and care for our parks together again. Please reach out to with questions or concerns.

Internship Information

Our Work
Build your workplace skills. Test out a career. Receive a stipend. Get personalized training and mentorship from a park professional.
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Our Work
Join a diverse team of 40+ college students in making a difference in your community! Available to students at College of Marin, San Francisco State University, and City College of San Francisco.


To comply with state and federal law all interns must have a Social Security Number (SSN) or an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) to receive the internship stipend. Stipends are a taxable event. Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

Additional questions?  Contact Mackenzie Segraves; Program Manager, Park Internships at 415-561-3017 or .

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information about internships.

Make a special year-end gift and it will DOUBLE up to $250,000!

More than ever, people are thankful for parks. Now is your chance to give them twice as much gratitude. From now until December 31 your special gift to the Parks Conservancy will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $250,000!