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Internship Opportunities


National Building Museum interns have the opportunity to work closely with museum professionals on a variety of projects.  Gain valuable work experience at a world-class museum!

Interns should have an interest in the built environment and the workings of a museum. Interns can be graduate or undergraduate students, unless specified, but should exemplify professionalism, dedication, and excellent work ethic.

Spring 2015 Internships

Collections Internship

Collections Department
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Development Internship

Development Department
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Graphic Design Internship

Marketing & Communications Department
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Museum Shop Visitor Interpretation Internship

Museum Shop
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Public Relations, Marketing, & Social Media Internship

Marketing & Communications Department
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STEM Cirriculum Internship

Education Department
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Video Production Internship

Marketing & Communications Department
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Internship Application Deadlines

Summer internships (June–August): March 15
Fall Internships (September–December): July 15
Spring Internships (January–May): November 15

Please note: ALL application materials are due by the above dates and all internships at the National Building Museum are unpaid.

Please email the following items, preferably saved as PDF, to ksheldon@nbm.org:

  • A statement of purpose related to the department you are interested in and highlighting your qualifications for the position
  • A résumé with two references and their contact information
  • A writing sample of at least four pages in length

(No calls please)

Final considerations will not be made until all documents are received.