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Internships at NMAJH

The National Museum of American Jewish History is a leading cultural institution with a vibrant internship program for college and graduate students who want to learn about public history, the museum profession, non-profit organizations, and the American Jewish experience. Interns work in specific departments and participate in a series of group experiences during the fall and spring semesters. The internship is a voluntary, unpaid educational opportunity


The program is open to college and graduate students who wish to participate as volunteers or to meet the requirements of their college/university for academic credit. Students must be able to work a regular schedule with a minimum of 8 hours per week on site for at least one semester.


Interns will be placed according to their interests, experience and the needs of the Museum. We will also be pleased to discuss a placement to support a specific project of interest to students. Potential placements include: Exhibitions and Collections , Development, Community Relations, Education, Administration, Public Programs, Marketing and Communications, Retail, Academic Liaison, and Facility Rentals. To learn more about each position, click here

How to Apply

• Complete the Internship Application form here

• Be sure to let us know about your interests and availability

• Include a cover letter

• You will be contacted within ten days about next steps.

For Further Information

Contact the Academic Liaison office at 215.923.3811 ext. 150 or