The Conservation Leadership Development Program (formerly Extended Internship Program, EIP) is built for individuals looking for an intensive entry-level experience in preparation for a career in the conservation field. Participants work with a single Host Site/agency that best matches the individual’s interests for 10 months. Applicants must be comfortable working in outdoor environments, and be able to perform physically demanding work.
An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Second of the month, happening 12 times
"Working with Kupu this summer helped me to gain so much knowledge about the conservation field in Hawaiʻi"
"Although our time at each site was brief, I believe that this summer was the greatest I've ever had."
"The one thing I discovered and rediscovered throughout my summer was truly living mālama honua through and through."
"My experience of hard work that makes an impact in our state is a reward all on its own."