STARS offers students and/or recent graduates the opportunity to gain practical work experience in both our winter and summer internship. Interns will receive extensive training, and hands-on experience helping individuals with disabilities recreate in the outdoors in beautiful Steamboat Springs, Colorado!
STARS offers internships to students studying the following fields: Outdoor Education, Recreation, Recreation for Special Populations, Health & Exercise Science, Nonprofit Management, Program Administration & Management, Psychology, Sociology & Physical Education, Development/Fundraising, and other related fields.
Interns will work in all areas of the organization throughout their internship to develop a well-rounded experience. Areas of the STARS organization include, but are not limited to, observing, and teaching private and group lessons, camps, local programs, the administrative office, reservations desk, program desk, staff, and volunteer trainings, fundraisers, and outreach. Benefits include housing, and a monthly stipend, as well as seasonal benefits.