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Minority Internships

The Office of Fellowships and Internships offers a number of opportunities to increase participation of minority groups who are underrepresented in Smithsonian scholarly programs, in the disciplines of research conducted at the Institution, and in the museum field. Stipend awards are available for interns through the Minority Student Awards Program to participate in supervised on-going research, or museum-related activities for periods of ten weeks. Minority undergraduate and beginning graduate students are encouraged to apply. Students should contact the Office of Fellowships and Internships for application information.

Contact Phone: (202) 633-7070

Contact Email:

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Session Name: Summer

Term: 10 weeks, starting June 1

Deadline: February 1


Session Name: Fall

Term: 10 weeks, starting October 1

Deadline: February 1


Session Name: Spring

Term: 10 weeks, starting February 1

Deadline: October 1


Apply Through: SOLAA

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