Gain experience with one of the leading land conservation organizations in the nation.
The Virginia Outdoors Foundation offers internships in an effort to provide college students the opportunity to apply traditional academic classroom learning to actual work experience. Subject areas include, but are not limited to:
- Land-use planning
- Real estate and land-use law
- Public relations
- Volunteer management
- Graphic design
In order to qualify for an internship with VOF, students must meet one of the following criteria:
- Be currently enrolled in college level or graduate coursework and earning school credit or required work experience for their internship.
- Be currently enrolled in college level or graduate coursework or be a recent (less than one year) graduate of a two-year or four-year degree program and be receiving compensation through an hourly wage or stipend for their internship.
- Be a recent (less than one year) graduate of a two-year or four-year degree program and seeking to gain valuable work experience.
VOF offers unpaid internships on a continual basis. Interested and eligible students may submit an internship application to VOF Human Resources and will be notified of opportunities once their application has been approved.
When monetary funds are available, VOF will offer paid student internships. Paid student interns may receive compensation through an hourly wage or stipend. Students applying for a paid internship with VOF will be required to submit the internship application along with a resume and three letters of recommendation.
Download a copy of our internship application form by clicking the link below.
VOF Internship Application (119.8 KiB)
For more information about internships, contact Sara Brooks, Human Resources Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org or (540)347-7727, ext. 224.
Current Internship Opportunities
We currently do not have any paid internship opportunities, but students who wish to intern with VOF are encouraged to submit an application and specify their interests and whether they are open to unpaid internships. You may also consider joining our volunteer program.