Delaware State Parks
Internship Program

Contact: Karen Minner
89 Kings Hwy., Dover, DE 19901
Phone: (302) 739-9193
Fax: (302) 739-3817

2016 Intern Positions Now Available!

Intern opportunities are available for a variety of disciplines – not just Parks and Recreation!

  • Education
  • History
  • Exercise Science
  • Environmental
  • Engineering
  • Hospitality
  • Theatre, Performing Arts
  •  And the list goes on!

The Delaware State Parks Internship Program provides opportunities for qualified students and career-focused graduates to apply learned theory and experience to practical situations and observe an organization first-hand.  A quality field experience facilitates and enhances educational and vocational processes. The Delaware State Parks Internship Program is a training program that provides practical work experience and valuable training in the many and varied careers in the State Park system.

Interns apply for a specific position and are assigned to a specific site with a field expert who will mentor and supervise the intern’s activities.  Interns are expected to work closely with the field expert to design an individual plan detailing duties and requirements including: daily schedules, responsibilities and length of the internship.