Summer ’18 Internship And Fellowship Application
Digitization and Curation of African American History
National Museum of African American History & Culture
This program seeks to build a professional pipeline for historically underrepresented individuals to grow successful careers in the cultural sector. All internship opportunities with this program will focus on work related to digital imaging, media preservation, digital preservation of personal and community objects, digital content management, collections information management, recording and preserving oral histories, or digital filmmaking.
- Meaningful stipend to defray living expenses during the tenure of the appointment
- Need-based housing and transportation stipends available for summer internships. Students qualify by selecting their need to pay rent during their term on the application.
- Flexible start and end dates
- Structured mentorship opportunities both within the Museum and with outside professionals
- A calendar of professional development seminars catered to the needs of historically underrepresented individuals in the cultural sector
- Paid registration and travel to attend the Association of African American Museums annual conference in August 2018
- Paid professional memberships
Now accepting summer internship applications. Deadline is March 15, 2018.