Volunteer Student Service Program
The purpose of the Volunteer Student Service (VSS) Program is to provide educational experience for selected students, and to provide NPS with increased student volunteers who are able to contribute to the mission of NPS, while learning about the role of NPS in education and research in support of national security.
Steps to Apply for the VSS Program
- A complete VSS Program application consists of the NPS VSS application form (download a PDF application here), a student resume, and enrollment verification and participation approval from the student’s school.
- Minimum age to participate is 16 years old. Students under 18 years old must have parental/guardian permission to participate. Ensure the appropriate box on the application form is signed.
- Submission. Scan the form and other application requirements into one PDF file, labeled with your last name. Email the package to firstname.lastname@example.org