Noble Samuel Scholarship
We are currently accepting applications for the 2021/22 academic year. The Noble Samuel Scholarship is endowed by anonymous donors inspired by a man who generously shared his love for our park with passion and humility. It is available to St. John youth attending college and includes a paid internship opportunity.
Mini Teacher Grants
Thanks to a grant from the National Park Foundation, Friends is able to offer mini-teacher grants ($500) for field trips and/or classroom materials and project-based learning supplies for park-related subjects.
Jeffrey Matheny Scholarship
This scholarship program was established by Jeffrey Matheny's family to support Virgin Island students at the university level studying fields related to natural resource management and/or protection.
Summer Trail Crew
The Summer Trail Crew program is for Virgin Islands high school students (ages 15-19). It is a 6 week summer job from July to August that gives students the opportunity to gain professional experience and learn about natural resource management and the Virgin Islands National Park on St. John.
Retail Sales Associate
We are currently seeking sales associate for our retail store in the Virgin Islands National Park Visitor Center in Cruz Bay. At least one year of St. John work experience required as some knowledge of the island, the beaches and trails is needed.