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National Museum of African Art Internship


Internships are mentor-based experiential learning opportunities offered to students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs and to individuals interested in exploring museum professions. Internship opportunities are available in the following departments: administration, conservation, curatorial, development, education, exhibits, photographic archives, public affairs, and registration. Candidates must have a background in art history, anthropology, museum studies, or a related discipline. Specific training in African art or other aspects of African culture is desirable, particularly in the Education and Curatorial Departments. Under the supervision of a staff member, an intern works for a minimum of 10 weeks, 20 hours per week.

Contact : Kate Monsted

Contact Phone: (202) 633-4652

Contact Email:

Opportunity Website:

Fall/Spring Application Deadline: 1-2 months before start date

Summer Application Deadline: March 1

Apply Through: SOLAA

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