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Internships & student opportunities

National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa offers a unique environment to learn about a wide range of marine life and habitats. Internships and other specific opportunities may be available for students. Contact the sanctuary office for additional information.


National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa depends on volunteers to assist in various projects. Interested in getting out and becoming actively involved with your sanctuary?

Please include the following materials to apply as a volunteer:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Writing sample

Contact iosefa.siatuu@noaa.gov to learn more about various volunteer opportunities.