Hawaii Conversation Biology
Institute for Global Studies Header Image Institute for Global Studies Header Image

Hawaii Conversation Biology

Gap Year Types

  • Internships


  • Agriculture
  • Animal Sciences
  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Education
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry
  • History
  • Horticulture
  • National Park
  • Public Administration & Government
  • Sustainable Development
  • Tourism
  • Zoology & Wildlife Sciences

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

Housing, Internship setup, Airport pickup, Pre-trip reader, Office support

Salary & Compensation

Unpaid positions. We charge a fee to set up the internship and provide housing

Experience Required



* Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
* We accept GAP YEAR students through college graduates
* Positive attitude
* 20 - 40 hours per week

* Interest or training in botany and ecology
* Commitment to preservation of native Hawaiian ecosystems
* Comfortable and responsible in wilderness conditions, understand healthy camping
* Willingness to perform hard physical work and use herbicides
* No allergies, back problems, or other medical conditions
* Team player, safe worker
* Ability to accept instructions and put them into practice

Application Procedures

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application