Internships List

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LocationMuseum nameInternship nameDescriptionDue DateContactLink
Baltimore American Visionary Art Museum AVAM Internships Volunteer opportunities occasionally available.  Jamie Gelo, Link 
Baltimore Baltimore City Archives Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Collection Processing and Description Project This internship, as a collection processor, requires knowledge of the basic principles of archival arrangement, description, preservation and re-housing techniques. The individual also enters descriptive information into an online database.  Ongoing Rob Schoeberlein Deputy Archivist, City of Baltimore 410-260-6447 Link 
Baltimore Baltimore City Archives Baltimore City Historical Records Description Project This internship focuses primarily on entering record series data into an online database. Interns will review folders for content. Subjects range from city agencies records to mayoral papers. A great attention to detail is required for this position. Ongoing Rob Schoeberlein Deputy Archivist, City of Baltimore 410-260-6447 Link 
Baltimore Baltimore Museum of Art BMA Summer Internship Program See link (application available in January). Link 
Baltimore Baltimore Museum of Industry Weekend Resource Educator Paid weekend position; see link.  Evelyn Lemmons, Public Programs Coordinator, BMI Educator 
Baltimore Baltimore Museum of Industry BMI Internships Volunteer.  410-727-4808 ext. 150 Link 
Baltimore B&O Railroad Museum B&O Railroad Volunteers Volunteer positions available working with library or exhibits.  Dave Shackelford, 410-752-2462 x215, Link 
Baltimore Carroll Mansion & Phoenix Shot Tower Carroll Mansion Volunteer/Intern Volunteer as weekend docent or to work on curriculum/marketing/on-site programs.  Paula Hankins, Link 
Baltimore Contemporary Museum Contemporary Museum Internships Volunteer.  410-783-5720 or Link 
Baltimore Cylburn Arboretum Museum. Gardens. Collections Care. Programming. Volunteers of all interests encouraged.  ongoing, 410-367-2217 or Nancy Hill, Link 
Baltimore Jewish Museum of Maryland Various departmental internships Summer, Fall, Spring Internships available early March, August, Jan/Feb depends on internship, see link  Link 
Baltimore Maryland Art Place MAP Internships Fall, Spring and Summer. See Link. deadlines vary Sofia Rutka, Maryland Art Place 
Baltimore Maryland Historical Society MdHS Internships Available in almost every department, including Educational Outreach, Collections, and Administration. Specify which semester.  Elizabeth Painter Stafford, Volunteer Coordinator, 410-685-3750 ext. 337, Link 
Baltimore Maryland Science Center Maryland Science Center Internships Current needs include Terralink Media Assistant, Science on a Sphere Education Assistant  Mail or fax application to Volunteer Department; 601 Light Street; Baltimore, MD 21230. Or fax 410-545-5974. Link 
Baltimore National Electronics Museum Intern Spring. Summer. Fall positions available. Apply electronically at link or mail letter of introduction and CV to National Electronics Museum, Inc. P.O. Box 1693, MS 4015, Baltimore, MD 21203 Jan 31, Apr. 30, Aug. 31 Rob Verbsky, Education Coordinator, Link 
Baltimore National Museum of Dentistry National Museum of Dentistry Internships Volunteer positions in all departments. Summer, semester, or January.  Beth Cooper, Director of Education, 410-706-0810, Link 
Baltimore Port Discovery Children's Museum Port Discovery Internships Internships are often available throughout the school year with the Exhibits, Development, and Marketing, Programs and Education departments.  Mail a cover letter and resume to: Port Discovery Children's Museum, c/o Human Resources, 35 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202 Link 
Baltimore Reginald F. Lewis Museum Scholars Program Academic year, part-time (20 hours a week for undergraduate students)  Joy Hall, 443-263-1852 Link 
Baltimore Walters Art Museum Walters Art Museum Internships Fall, January, Spring, Summer. Unpaid. Summer: March 19th, 2011 John Shields, (410) 547-9000, ext 235, Link 
Baltimore Walters Art Museum Public Relations Intern 15 hrs a week, 10 weeks Ongoing John Shields at (410) 547-9000, ext 235 or Link 
Baltimore Walters Art Museum  Diversity in the Arts Internship See Link. February 1, 2011 John Shields, (410) 547-9000, ext 235, Diversity in the Arts 
Baltimore Walters Art Museum Robert and Nancy Hall Fellowship Program See Link. Summer and academic year 2011-12.  February 25, 2013 Elizabeth Rodini, Hall Fellowship 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Frederick County Landmarks Foundation/Schifferstadt Architectural Museum FCLF Internships Unpaid, minimum 8 weeks, semester-long, available in Curatorial, Development, Information Technology, Technical Writing, Marketing and Communications. Link 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Hammond-Harwood House (Annapolis) Hammond-Harwood House Internships Available in Education, Research and Interpretation, Visitor Services, Museum Collections, Museum Office Management.  Lisa Mason-Chaney, 410-263-4683 ext 12, Link 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Historic Annapolis Foundation HAF Internships All areas available.  Maria Day, 800-603-4020 or 410-990-4539, Link 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Historic London Town and Gardens (AA County) Historic London Town and Gardens Internships Past interns have worked on colonial foodways, historic building preservation and reconstruction, public interpretation, and other history and museum-related subjects.  410-222-1919 ext 206, Link 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Maryland State Archives Summer and Year-Round Internships Unpaid early April for Summer or call 410-260-6443 Link 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Strathmore Strathmore internships Arts management; multiple departments Ongoing Phoebe Anderson-Dana, 
Maryland, outside Baltimore Strathmore Hall Foundation Internships in Marketing/Communications, Visual Arts, Programming/Operations, Event Planning, Historic Tours, Education/Development Arts center with rotating exhibitions, concerts, performances and literary events; site includes historic 19th c home March 1 (in 2012) send complete applications to Miriam Teitel, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, N. Bethesda MD 20852 or (email submissions preferred). 
Newport, RI The National Museum of American Illustration Intern Program Opportunities in graphic design, public relations, retail, image licensing, event organization, and archival work.   Eric Brocklehurst, Link 
New York American Museum of Natural History Anthropology Internship. Biological Anthropology Internship Paid, unpaid, and academic credit. Summer, Fall, Spring Sessions April 1, Aug 27, Dec 1 Anita Caltabiano, Director of Internship Program, Link 
New York American Museum of Natural History Acquisitions/Collection Development and Management Internship Internship opportunities available for library school students interested in pursuing work in acquisitions/collection development and management in a special and/or museum library environment. ongoing Matthew Bolin, Acquisitons Librarian, Link 
New York Brooklyn Children's Museum Summer Intern/Program Assistant Eight weeks, juniors and above, unpaid. Until filled Link 
New York Brooklyn Museum Teen Programs Summer Intern Educator  Counselor and intern staff to work with the Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program (BCAP) Summer Camp Link 
New York Brooklyn Museum Curatorial and Administrative Internships Contact the departments in which you wish to work directly.   Link 
New York Brooklyn Museum Research Intern—Marketing and Visitor Services Unpaid, 5 hours/week.   Link 
New York Brooklyn Museum Museum Education Internship Program College graduates, full-time, September through June. $14,800.  Education Intern Coordinator, Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238-6052 Link 
New York Brooklyn Museum Imaging Interns—Digital Collections and Services Unpaid, part-time. Link 
New York Children's Museum of Manhattan College and Graduate School Internships Summer. Available in school programs, development, exhibits, graphic design, finance.  David Rios at 212-721-1223 x237 or Link 
New York Christie's Auction House Christie's Americas Internship Full-time, six week internship in Summer and Winter, part-time in Fall and Spring, available in multiple departments, check link for session dates check link for details Online application, Mary Libby, Program Director, Christie's Summer Intern Program, Link 
New York Frick Collection Summer Interns Undergraduate and graduate students with interest in careers in art museums and libraries early-mid January Link 
New York Frick Collection Curatorial Interns Fall or Spring. Link 
New York Guggenheim Museum Guggenheim Internships Juniors and above, Summer (full-time), Spring, Fall, or Academic Year (16 hrs/week). Most unpaid, but certain stipends available.  Summer: mid-January; Fall: May 1; Spring: mid-October; academic year: May 1. See link for exact dates, see link for application form. Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Six-Month Internship Graduating seniors and grad students, full-time, $11,000. January, 2011 Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Web Development/Video Internship in Educational Media Recent graduates. Full-time, June through May. $25,000. January, 2011 Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Mentoring Program for College Juniors Must have completed sophomore year to apply. January, 2011 Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Summer Internship Program June 7-August 13, full-time, $3,250 stipend. January, 2011 Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Cloisters Summer Internship June 7-August 13, full-time, $2,750 stipend. Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Unpaid Internships Year-round, full or part time, minimum 12 hours per week for 12 weeks. Applications reviewed year-round Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Lifchez/Stronach Curatorial Internship Recent graduates with demonstrated financial need. Full-time, June through March. $16,500. January, 2011 Link 
New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Editorial and Design Internship in Educational Media Recent graduates. Full-time, June through May. $25,000. January, 2011 Link 
New York Museum of Modern Art Fall and Spring Internships Semester-long, unpaid, minimum 2 days per week. Spring: early October Link 
New York Museum of Modern Art Twelve-Month Internships in select departments, see link for details. For recent graduates, full-time, $22,000+. early May Link 
New York Museum of Modern Art Summer Internships Minimum three-days per week, one of which must be Tuesday, ten weeks, unpaid. late January Link 
New York National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Haye Center Internships  See Smithsonian for central database of internships Summer: February 6th 2011, 301-238-1435 Smithsonian Link 
New York New York Transit Museum Listings Change Apply through MTA   Link 
New York Rye Historical Society - Square House Museum Several Departments including archives, publicity etc.. Historic house just north of NYC. See link.  Sheri Jordan, Rye Historical Society 
New York Sotheby's Auction House Sotheby's Summer Internship 8 weeks, mid-June through mid-August, unpaid. mid February Contact the Internship Coordinator, Human Resources, 1334 York Avenue, New York, New York, 10021, (212) 606 7000  
On-campus Archaeological Collection Archaeological Collection Internships Opportunities can be arranged based on student interest and department needs.  Sanchita Balachandran, Curator and Conservator,   
On-campus Evergreen Museum Student Curatorship One Student Curator will be selected for the Fall 2014 semester and will receive a stipend of $1500. March 4, 2014 Dr. Elizabeth Rodini, Evergreen Student Curatorship 
On-campus Evergreen Museum Evergreen Museum Internships Semester or Summer. See Link.  (410) 516-0341 Evergreen Museum 
On-campus Homewood Museum Pinkard-Bolton Internship One intern will be selected for Summer 2014 and will receive a stipend of $1500 (100 hours/ 14 weeks). March 4, 2014 Dr. Elizabeth Rodini, Pinkard Bolton Internship 
On-campus Homewood Museum Homewood Museum Internships Fall, Spring, Summer, January. See Link.  (410) 516-8647 Homewood Museum 
On-campus JHU Henry Sonneborn Collection of Judaica  Sonneborn Collection Curatorial Internship The Sonneborn Curatorial Intern is responsible for devising a thematic interpretation of the collection that is accessible, engaging, and well informed. Unpaid, Credit Ongoing Elizabeth Rodini, Sonneborn Collection 
On-campus Johns Hopkins Medical Archives Medical Archives internships See link. Paid or unpaid, fall or spring semesters.  Phoebe Evans Letocha, Medical Archives 
On-campus Library Preservation Library Preservation Internship Opportunities can be arranged based on student interest and department needs.  Sonja Jordan, Head of Preservation,  
Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences Academy of Natural Sciences Internships Available in many departments, both within the museum and in scientific resesearch departments like Botany, Environmental Biogeochemistry and more  Lois Kuter, Volunteer Coordinator, 215-299-1029, Link 
Philadelphia Fabric Workshop and Museum Fabric Workshop and Museum Internships Semester-long, 10+ hours per week, unpaid. Available in many departments, both curatorial and artistic.   Link 
Philadelphia Franklin Institute Franklin Institute Internship Program Available year round in many departments.  215-448-1163 or Link 
Philadelphia PA Historical and Museum Commission Diversity Internship Program Available at Phila. Museum of Art, African American Museum, Atwater Kent Museum. Summer, $4,000 stipend  January 2011 Link 
Philadelphia PA Historical and Museum Commission Keystone Summer Internships  Juniors and Seniors. 2009 dates: May 16-August 5. Available at many PA museums and historic sites. January 2011 Link 
Philadelphia PA Historical and Museum Commission PHMC Internships Available year-round at offices in Harrisburg or a variety of PA museums. Ongoing Link 
Philadelphia Philadelphia Museum of Art Museum Studies Internship Program Interns are placed according to departmental needs that vary from year to year. Sophomores or above.  January 31, 2011 Link 
Washington, DC Anacostia Community Museum ACM Internships Unpaid, through Smithsonian.  Anthony Gualtieri,, 202-633-4826 Link 
Washington, DC Archives of American Art AAA Internships 10 weeks, full time, summer, unpaid.  Marisa Bourgoin, Link 
Washington, DC Corcoran Gallery of Art Summer Internships 10-week program, early June to mid-August. Open to Juniors, Seniors, and graduate students. Many departments available. March 11, 2011 202-639-1739, Link 
Washington, DC Corcoran Gallery of Art Academic-year Internships September-May, for Juniors, Seniors, and graduate students. Many departments available. Fall: late July, Spring: late October 202-639-1739, Link 
Washington, DC Freer and Sackler Galleries Freer and Sackler Galleries Internships Summer and year-round unpaid internships in the Smithsonian's galleries of Asian art. Summer: March 15, 2011, 202-633-0465 Link 
Washington, DC Glenstone Docent Paid position at a private museum in Potomac, MD, 8-16 hours per week. See link. Glenstone 
Washington, DC Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Hirshhorn Museum Internships Summer and semester, most unpaid, many departments. Link 
Washington, DC Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Digital Learning Programs Internship Paid summer internship Spring: mid-October, Summer: February 1, Fall: July 1 Ryan Hill, Director of Digital Learning Programs, at  Digital Learning Programs Summer Internship 
Washington, DC International Arts and Artists International Arts and Artists Internships Organizer of traveling art exhibitions. Various positions are sometimes available; see link for current opportunities or contact Elizabeth Rodini.  Elizabeth Rodini, Link 
Washington, DC National Air and Space Museum NASM Internships 10 weeks, full-time, summer. Stipend available. Applications are accepted from January 15 to February 15. See link for application. Link 
Washington, DC National Endowment for the Arts Internship. General Counsel Internship Offers national overview of arts activities across the country. Interns work on a variety of tasks related to the processing of Federal grants Ongoing. early July for Fall legal internship. Anita Green, Volunteer/Intern Coordinator at (202) 682-5472, Contact for legal internships Link 
Washington, DC National Gallery of Art Summer Internships Nine weeks, mid-June to mid-August. Architecture, archives, conservation, curatorial, education, exhibition design, horticulture, library, music, publishing, special events placements available. January 6, 2011 202-842-6257, Link 
Washington, DC National Gallery of Art Eleven-Month Internships "in the Museum Profession" Consideration to seniors and recent graduates. Preference to graduate students.Curatorial, education, film, and publications positions available. January 5, 2012 202-842-6257, Link 
Washington, DC National Library of Medicine - History of Medicine volunteer internship program - unpaid, course credit may be available practical, hands-on experience in the largest medical libraries with its own history of medicine collection; interns needed for Archives; Library Cataloging; Collection Management; Digitization Initiatives; Exhibitions, Public Programs and Outreach; Preservation; Web Development rolling Email: - Office of the Chief, NLM History of Medicine Division with cover letter, availability, resume and academic transcript For more details 
Washington, DC National Museum of African Art NMAA Internships Summer and year-round. Available in Photographic Archives, Conservation, Education, Curatorial, Exhibits. Fall: mid August Frank Esposito, 202-633-4633, Link 
Washington, DC National Museum of American History Multicultural Junior Fellow Division of Culture and the Arts – Music Collections Inventory and Photography 11/21/2012 John Hasse(Curator, Culture & Art)/ Link 
Washington, DC National Museum of Natural History Natural History Internship Program General internship program; dozens of opportunities, short and long-term. Apply directly to individual project sponsors.   Link 
Washington, DC National Museum of Natural History Winter Break Projects Short-term projects during January. Unpaid. Depends on need. Check link for available projects   Link 
Washington, DC National Museum of Natural History Spring Break Projects Short-term projects over Spring Break. Unpaid.   Link 
Washington, DC National Museum of the American Indian NMAI Internships Summer and year-round, most 6-10 weeks. Many internships available at both the NMAI in Washington and the NMAI Cultural Resources Center in Suitland, MD. Summer: February 6, Fall: July 12, Winter/Spring: November 20, 301-238-1435 Link 
Washington, DC National Museum of Women in the Arts NMWA Internships Fall, Spring, and Summer, 10 to 12 weeks. Juniors, Seniors, and graduates. Unpaid internships in multiple departments, plus one paid internship (Coca-Cola Endowed Internship). Summer: mid-March, Fall: mid-June, Spring: mid-October 202-783-7982 Link 
Washington, DC National Park Service Historic Preservation Internship Training Program 30 academic-year internships in DC or several parks nationwide. Full-time, 10 weeks, stipend.   Link 
Washington, DC National Park Service Historic Preservation Internship Training Program Summer, paid. late February / early March   
Washington, DC National Parks Service Historic Preservation Internships, includes an archaeology program; NAGPRA program among many others (12-20 different program options)  full-time, $12 per hour, summer internships early March (March 2 in 2012) Michael Tomlan at Cornell University (email:  
Washington, DC National Portrait Gallery NPG Internships Summer and semester-long internships in many departments. March 1, 2011, 202-633-8508 Link 
Washington, DC National Postal Museum NPM Internships Summer and semester-long internships, unpaid, available in Public Programs, Collections, Curatorial, Education, Exhibits. ongoing 202-633-5534 Link 
Washington, DC Newseum Broadcast Department Internship Interns will be trained by professionals from broadcast television, electronic media, print media, web development and multimedia and assist in producing video and electronic content for exhibits and interactive applications. 1 intern each per unit Production, Multi-Media, Web Development, Social Media/Web Writer, Research&Clearance 3 terms: Spring, Summer, Fall - deadline asap Send cover letter, resume and list of at least 2 references to Cynthia Rudolph, Executive Assistant to the Senior Vice President Broadcast/Deputy Director / 
Washington, DC Phillips Collection Abrams Internship at the Phillips Collection Curatorial including Installation, Registration, and Library and Archives; Education; Conservation; Development; Marketing and Communications; Center for the Study of Modern Art, and the Director’s Office. February 24, 2014  Abrams Internship at the Phillips Collection 
Washington, DC Phillips Collection Curatorial Intern Eight continuous weeks and at least 16 hours per week is preferred. However, depending upon the needs of a given department, internship length and schedule may vary. Spring: January 30th, 2011, Summer: April 30, 2011, Fall: July 31, 2011  Link 
Washington, DC Phillips Collection Undergraduate Internship Unpaid. Eight continuous weeks and at least 16 hours per week is preferred. However, depending upon the needs of a given department, internship length and schedule may vary. Spring: middle-late November, Summer: middle-late April, Fall: middle-late July  Link 
Washington, DC Phillips Collection Marketing Internship The intern will work with members of The Phillips Collection's Communications and Marketing staff.   Link 
Washington, DC Phillips Collection Library Intern Assist the Cataloguing and Technical Services Librarian with completion of a retrospective conversion project of the library's collection as well as other cataloguing projects, circulation, collection and database management, and additional tasks as needed.   Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian American Art Museum SAAM Summer Internships For juniors and above with little or no museum experience. Eight weeks, small stipends available. March 1, 2011 Judith Houston Hollomon, 202-633-8355, Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage CFCH Internships Internships are offered year-round in various fields including cultural anthropology, folklore, ethnomusicology, museum studies, arts administration, graphic and Web design, marketing, and library science.   Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies Internships Summer and semester-long, unpaid, at the central office of education for all Smithsonian museums. Need-based art-history internship.  February 1, 2011 Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution The Smithsonian Associates Internships Summer and semester, unpaid, in a variety of educational and outreach programs., 202-633-8596 Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central Internships OEC collaborates with all Smithsonian museums in exhibit design. Located in Landover, MD.   Tim Smith, Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution Minority Internship Program Full-time, semester or summer, paid, for minority applicants to Smithsonian museum positions. Summer, Fall: February 1, 2011  Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution James E. Webb Internship Program For minority students interested in management and administration of museums and cultural intstitutions. Summer and semester-long available, paid.  Pamela Hudson Veenbaas, Program Manager, 202-633-7070 Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution SI Internships Dozens of opportunities available. Dates and hours vary by museum and department.   Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution Katzenberger Foundation Art History Internship Program Paid internship for research projects across Smithsonian museums. Open to junior and senior art history majors.  end-January, early February Link (PDF) (From 2009) 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program unpaid. Apply through Smithsonian Online Academic Appointment System Spring 2012: October 28, 2011, Summer 2012: March 30, 2012, Fall 2012: June 29, 2012 Link 
Washington, DC Smithsonian Institution Development Internships Year-round opportunities. Fund-raising for all SI museums.  Bettie McElroy, Intern Coordinator, Office of External Affairs, Link 
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