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Internships

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How to Apply

**APPLICANT MUST BE A VETERAN OF THE U.S. MILITARY**

  • Email a resume and short cover letter expressing your interest in the internship to VCC@dva.wa.gov

  • Include in your email the title of the internship you are applying for

EVCMS Portal (For VCC Interns only)

Statistics

July 2019 - June 2020

40 VCC internships provided in communities throughout WA State
26 VCC interns connected to veterans services and/or benefits
3 VCC interns hired full-time by a partner organization

18 community partner organizations hosted VCC interns

 

Veterans Conservation Corps Mission: Serve those who served by providing veterans with self-directed connections to our state’s lands, waters, and communities.

Desired Outcomes for VCC Interns

  • Veterans take the initiative to create a self-directed internship experience
  • Given the opportunity to do meaningful work in conserving their lands and waters and seeing the results of their efforts, veterans realize their own self-efficacy, resiliency, and ability to overcome their own personal challenges
  • Veterans establish and maintain a healthy connection with nature and their community
  • Veterans realize a positive shift in their mental, emotional, and physical well-being
  • Veterans acquire skills and experiences that may help them in finding meaningful employment

Current Internship Openings

*Click on links below to download internship position descriptions

 

NOAA & Puget Sound Restoration Fund (Bainbridge Island & Manchester)

Mason Conservation District (Shelton)

Snohomish Conservation District (Lake Stevens)