Work for Leave No Trace


The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics seeks a 2-member team of talented, dynamic, high-energy Research Assistants for National Park Study 

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Education Department Intern: 

The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics is looking for a general Education Department intern. The primary focus of this internship would be providing program assistance for the Leave No Trace in Every Park and Leave No Trace for Every Kid initiatives as well as other Ed Department programs including the volunteer State Advocate and Community Partner programs. The right person will be detail oriented, energetic, and have excellent writing and communication skills.

This is a part-time, unpaid internship. 

Duration: 3 - 6 months

Location: Boulder, CO 

For more information: contact Education & Outreach Coordinator, Faith Overall,


General Leave No Trace Internship Information

Typically our internships follow the seasons, but there is great latitude allowed to accommodate school, work, and travel schedules. Please contact us directly at if you have specific questions. Keep in mind that internships are granted through a competitive process, and must be matched with our internal needs.

The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics Internships are designed to give interns an opportunity to work on a variety of different projects and gain valuable experience in a number of areas, including:

  • Education and Training
  • General Outreach
  • Communications and Social Media
  • Development/Fund Raising
  • Membership/Partnership Programs
  • Database Management


If you are interested in an internship, please submit the online application and have two references complete the online reference forms.


Additional considerations:

  • Internships with the Center are typically unpaid.
  • Internships are typically 3-6 months.
  • Length of internship and daily hours are negotiable.
  • Internships are only available in Boulder, Colorado.
  • The Center is unable to provide housing.
  • The Center is an equal opportunity employer.