The Smithsonian National Museum of American History is accepting applications for Spring 2016 internships. The deadline is October 15.
Interns work with a wide range of areas and projects, including (but not limited to) the Archives Center, curatorial projects (Culture & the Arts, Armed Forces History, Political History, and others), the Lemelson Spark!Lab (working with youth 6-12yo) and Wegmans Wonderplace (working with early education under 6yo), along with museum education and public programs.
More information about the internships is available at The National Museum of American History website: http://americanhistory.si.edu/getinvolved/internship
Apply using this link: https://solaa.si.edu/solaa/#/public
Be prepared to submit your résumé, transcripts (unofficial is fine), a 1- to 2-page essay summarizing your experience and your goals for this internship, and the names of two referees who can provide letters of recommendation.