Why Choose an LHIP Internship?

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.

Meet the 2022 Interns!

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  • For my last week in the office, I was able to assist in a training and to collect and finalize my pr

launching yOUR CAREER IN 2022

Recruitment for next summer’s LHIP positions begins the 1st week of December 2022 and goes through the 1st week of February 2023. More than 30 positions will be available at National Park Service sites across the country!