Recruiting for Directorate Fellows Program

The Directorate Fellows Program (DFP) is a Direct Hire Authority program that includes an 11-week fellowship project for current students at the rising senior undergraduate or graduate school level. Upon successful completion of the fellowship program, along with degree conferral, participants may be directly appointed without competition to a full-time permanent position.

To read more about this opportunity, DFP 2021 Final .pdf.

Notice of Other Funding Opportunities

Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program 

Funding Opportunity Number:  F21AS00193 

To view and apply for FWS positions, please click here: FWS Vacancy Announcements. If you have a question about a specific position vacancy, please contact the Human Resources point of contact listed at the bottom of the announcement.

For more information about FWS careers and available internship opportunities, please visit our FWS Recruitment Opportunities page. You can also explore and learn more about the careers we have at FWS and others within the Department of the Interior by clicking here

Junior Duck Stamp Conservation Program and Art Contest

Are you an educator or youth group leader whose kids are interested in environmental education and the arts? Then, consider the Junior Duck Stamp Conservation Program.

To learn more about how you can engage youth in environmental education and the arts, click on the links below:

Junior Duck Stamp Conservation Program

Conservation Education Curriculum

Junior Duck Stamp Contest Information

Entry deadlines for art and message contest entries vary by state, with a few as early as February 1.