Internships offers a variety of internships that provide experience in a vibrant, professional setting at the Lancaster Campus of History. Internships are available in the spring, summer, and fall, and are awarded through a competitive application process. Internships at are unpaid, but may be coordinated with the applicants’ college or university to provide internship educational credit.

Internship opportunities are provided in the following areas:

  • Archives Care & Management
  • Collections Care & Management
  • Historical Interpretation
  • Museum Education & Programming

The Application Process

Potential internship applicants must:

  • Have completed their sophomore year in college
  • Submit an application, including a personal statement, the names and contact information of two references (one of which must be academic), resume, and an unofficial transcript
  • Go through an interview process

The hours and length of an internship may vary, and are mutually determined through the intern and the staff member supervising the internship.


*If you have trouble submitting your application, please contact Emily Miller, Marketing & Development Officer, and describe the issue you are encountering. Thank you!