High School Internship opportunities

The Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge ʻohana has shared information about the following internship opportunities for high school students.

Hawaiʻi Youth Conservation Corps – Summer (HYCC Summer) Program https://www.kupuhawaii.org/hycc-summer/

Project Hōkūlani
Applications are open for Project Hōkūlani – a culturally responsive, STEM skill development and college preparation program for Native Hawaiian high school students, housed at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa and funded by the U.S. Department of Education Native Hawaiian Education Program Grant.

Hōkūlani scholars will:
– Engage in hands-on science and technology activities
– Learn more about the connection between science and Native Hawaiian culture and practices
– Prepare for college applications and learn how to find college funding
– Complete a paid summer internship in a science, technology, engineering or math field

Eligibility:
– Students that will be in grades 9, 10, 11 & 12 as of Fall 2022
– Attending any public, private or charter high school on Kauaʻi, Oʻahu, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi, and Hawaiʻi islands
– Native Hawaiian students are encouraged to apply!

To learn more and apply visit: www.projecthokulani.com

Application Deadline: May 6, 2022 (Friday)

For questions, email projecth@hawaii.edu or register to attend an information session via Zoom.

Hawaiʻi Island schools and programs can contact: hperry@hawaii.edu or (808) 990-7510, for information or to schedule an in-person information session.

Hōkūlani: https://cds.coe.hawaii.edu/hokulani/internship-sites/