Natural Resources Careers Academy

July 8 – 13, 2018

Applications will be available January 2018: please check back.

Want to learn about careers in natural resources? Up to 30 high school current juniors (rising seniors, will graduate in 2019) will be selected based on scholastic achievement and their interests in the natural world, conservation and environmental studies. Applicants must be Missouri residents. Academy is free of charge.


  • To learn about a diverse array of careers in forestry, nature interpretation, fisheries, environmental sciences, outdoor recreation, tourism, soil science, atmospheric science and wildlife at School of Natural Resources;
  • To connect high school students with natural resources professionals and introduce them to recruiting information.

For more information

Contact Dr. Christine Li, 573-882-0613,, School of Natural Resources, 105A, Anheuser-Busch Natural Resources Building, Columbia, Missouri, 65201