The Latino Heritage Internship Program (LHIP) engages the next generation of conservation stewards. The program raises awareness of our national parks and historic sites, their accessibility and the need for the Latino community’s involvement in their preservation. Highly motivated undergraduate and graduate students will be selected to work alongside NPS historians, interpreters, archaeologists, architects, and curators on projects in different park units, offices and historical sites throughout the nation.
- Age 18 to 30, and military veterans up to age 35 and younger
- Possess US citizenship or permanent residence
- Be enrolled in a post-secondary educational program or have graduated from college within the past year
- Have a strong interest — or relevant experience — in areas pertaining to — but not limited to — history, historic preservation, public history, museum studies, archaeology, cultural interpretation, landscape architecture, anthropology or other related fields
- Bilingual skills (Spanish/English) — helpful and more needed for some positions
- Be social media savvy
Interested in learning more about LHIP, including 2022 internships? Provide your contact information, and we will notify you as new opportunities arise.
Meet the Latino Heritage Internship Program Staff.