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  • The Directorate Resource Assistant Fellows Program

    Directorate Resource Assistant Fellows Program and Student Conservation Association logo

    12 Week Paid Fellowships - Summer 2016

    In 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) will partner with the Student Conservation Association (SCA) to administer the FWS Directorate Resource Assistant Fellows Program (DFP) for students and recent graduates interested in a conservation career.  FWS will be providing the fellowship opportunities for undergraduate (rising seniors) and graduate students who are enrolled or are accepted for enrollment in a 4 year or higher degree program; and, recent graduates who have completed a 4 year or higher degree program no earlier than December 2014.

    Application period for fellowship opportunities for the FWS 2016 Directorate Resource Assistant Fellows Program (DFP) is now closed.


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conservation career symposiums

Are you a college student looking for an internship?

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hosts several Conservation Career Symposiums at partner colleges and universities across the country. These symposiums are designed to prepare you for a career with the federal government, and tailored for students studying Wildlife Biology, Natural Resource Science, and related degrees who are interested in a career in conservation.

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    No matter what your career with the Service might be, it comes back to one thing, you work for wildlife. Check out this short video and meet some of the amazing wildlife and landscapes that await you with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

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