2024 Internship opportunities Timeline


Join fun and informative sessions to learn more about the LHIP and other opportunities. 


Dec 5: An Overview of Internship Programs

Dec 12: Hear All About It from Former Interns

Dec 19: Submitting an Application

Jan 9: Hear All About It from Former Interns

Jan 16: Housing & Living in a Park

Jan 19: Interviewing for a Position

The 2024 LHIP Season is now underway!


April 18: Welcome Webinar

April 25: Program Logistics

May 2: Preparing for you Internship

May 13- 20: Internships begin

Aug 5 – 9: Career and Leadership Workshop 

in Washington, D.C.

It's Paid!

Not only are LHIP positions paid, but they also either come with available housing or stipends for housing and transportation.

Find your Career

Interning with the National Park Service will let you explore new opportunities, discover new interests and possibly find your new career.

Make a Difference

Whether it’s becoming a steward, sharing your culture or engaging the community -- you can make a lasting impact.

Numerous Fields & Locations

Our internships are rooted in a variety of disciplines from community outreach and communications to architecture and underwater archaeology at National Park Service sites located throughout the nation.

launching yOUR CAREER IN 2024

Recruitment for next summer’s LHIP positions begins the 1st week of December 2024 and goes through the 1st week of February 2025. More than 30 positions will be available at National Park Service sites across the country.