“Inspirational and career changing”
Develop your interest
FSC has a great range of opportunities for young people aged 16-25 who are interested in learning more about the natural world. Have fun, learn something new and stand out from the crowd.We are a charity that wants to help people understand and be inspired by the world around us. With the natural environment increasingly under threat FSC wants to help and inspire future generations who care about our environment. We can help you develop your interest and passion in this area, meet like-minded people and have exciting experiences.
Help with study/career choices, CV or UCAS application
Marine Science Camps 16-25yrs
A choice of locations to focus on marine science for 5 days.
Geology Camps 16-25 yrs
A choice of locations to focus on geology for 5 days
Summer Camps 16-25 yrs
Enjoy 5 days of biodiversity, conservation or adventure
Young Darwin Scholarship 16-17yrs
15 scholarships are awarded each year, enjoy an initial residential and ongoing support
Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residentials 16-25yrs
Meet the requirements for DofE, whether you choose outdoor adventure or environment and conservation. (FSC is an Approved Activity Provider for DofE).
Gain knowledge, transferable skills and experience
Growing Confidence project
The Growing Confidence project helps young people discover more about wildlife and wild places and have fun learning skills in their local environment.
FSC BioLinks project
Subsidised training courses on inverebrates.
FSC Natural History courses
All aspects of the natural world from walking and exploring the countryside to specific courses on animals/plants.
Work Placements with FSC
Each summer, FSC welcomes a number of Higher Education Student Placements for their year in industry. Find out how you can apply.
Contact the location of your choice to find out about local volunteering opportunities.
The costs for different opportunities do vary, some are heavily subsidised such as Young Darwin Scholarship and BioLinks. We also have some funding available for some of our other opportunities via our Young Environmentalists scheme: