Undergraduate Scholarship/Internship Opportunities Archive
2009-2010 Academic Year
Archival Internship Opportunities with the Federal Government
The Washington Center is recruiting for our Summer 2010 Federal Government Programs! Students selected for these competitive positions intern for 10 weeks within the National Archives and Records
How to Apply:
Questions? Contact Katie McKenzie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-238-7729. Applications are considered on a rolling basis, so students are encouraged to submit applications as soon as possible. However, applicants are encouraged to apply by March 31st, 2010.
Anchorage Museum Association Summer Internship
WHEN: 10 weeks, June-September 2010, start and end dates can be flexible.
Work schedule will be Tuesday – Saturday.
WHERE: Atwood Resource Center(formerly known as the Library and Archives), Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, in beautiful Anchorage, Alaska. No relocation assistance is offered with the position.
WHAT: The Atwood Resource Center is seeking enthusiastic applicants for this year's William E. Davis Internship. This summer internship position is funded by the Cook Inlet Historical Society and the Anchorage Museum Association. The recipient will receive a stipend of $2700. Work experience and training will include reference services, processing and describing negatives from the Steve McCutcheon Collection, and an introduction to The Museum System collection management software.
WHO: Applicants must be at least 18, must be computer literate, and should have an interest in a career in archives and libraries. Previous experience with historical photographs, databases, Alaska history and/or special collections research preferred.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send a completed application with a resume and a letter describing your interest in the position, to Jacquelyn B. Hoflich, SPHR, Human Resource Director, Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK, 99501; by fax: (907) 929-9217, or e-mail: email@example.com.
All resumes and letters must be accompanied by a completed application.
DEADLINE: Open until filled.
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park Documentation Summer 2010 Internship (Skagway, Alaska)
The National Park Service has rehabilitated and leases out sixteen historic buildings in Skagway. Recent donations and acquisitions have expanded the Park’s historic building inventory and one of these new acquisitions is the focus of this summer’s efforts.
This project will require one student intern who will work directly with NPS historical architects, historians and Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park project staff to produce the drawing sets. A second internship is available for historic preservation students to work with the project historian in the preparation of Historic Structure Reports (HSR) for the Meyer Meat Market building. This project will include assisting with on-going research and writing to complete the HSR. A site visit to Skagway is planned for early July.
The application deadline is Friday, 2 April 2010. See the Announcement Flyer for application details.
Each year the UAA Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship fully funds two student delegates to attend the Student Conference on U.S. Affairs at West Point. Selection of delegates takes place in the spring for the upcoming fall conference. This year UAA applications are due on March 26.
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