Internship Program

Sponsor

Smithsonian Institution National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI)

Title

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Contact

NMAI Cultural Resource Center
4220 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, MD 20746-2863

phone: 202.633.6645
fax:  202.633.6899
e-mail: NMAIinterns@si.edu
url: http://nmai.si.edu/connect/internships

Availability

Winter/Spring Term; Summer Term; Fall Term.  Approximately 25% of applicants are accepted for internships.  Internships range from 6-10 weeks.

Eligibility

Undergraduate or Graduate Student; Currently enrolled in a University program; Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or equivalent.

Information

Provides an educational opportunity for students interested in the museum profession and related fields.  Interns complete projects using the resources of the National Museum of the American Indian and other Smithsonian offices.  Internships are an opportunity for students to learn about the museum's collections, exhibitions, programs, and methodologies, and to meet professionals in the museum field

Benefits/Award

A limited number of stipends target American Indian, Hawaiian, Alaska Natives; Stipends assist but are not sufficient to cover all expenses.

Deadline

February 6th                Summer Program
July 12th                     Fall Program            
November 20th            Winter/Spring Program

Required Documentation

Applications must be submitted electronically.  View website for more information.


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