Spring 2018 Internships

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Grants Intern

Grants Intern

  • Research and identify funding sources
  • Develop a database of funding opportunities
  • Assemble background materials for grant proposals
  • Draft grant proposals with help of staff
  • Compile grant reports

Archival Intern

Archival Intern

  • Scan documents and photographs
  • Assign appropriate meta-data
  • Develop finding aids
  • Research how to maximize the archive’s accessibility
  • Identify relevant grant or sponsor funding

Development Intern

Development Intern

  • Generate lists of potential private and corporate donors
  • Review and edit sponsorship packets
  • Develop materials for fundraising campaigns
  • Assist with the planning and production of a fundraising event

Oral History Intern

Oral History Intern

  • Digitize existing interviews
  • Listen to interviews and write time-stamped summaries
  • Conduct interviews with local residents
  • Research how to integrate interviews into programs and exhibits

Social Media Intern

Social Media Intern

  • Produce regular content for social media 
  • Develop new ways to interact with and grow our target audience
  • Connect with other organizations via social media
  • Assist with video-based projects and fundraising

Visitor Experience Intern

Visitor Exp. Intern

  • Design engaging exhibit components
  • Conduct audience research
  • Develop in-gallery programming and activities
  • Assist with special events and programming

Graphic Design Intern

Graphic Design Intern

  • Design print marketing materials, including posters, advertisements, brochures, signage, and special event materials
  • Assist with digital marketing projects
  • Produce visual components for use in museum exhibitions

Apply Today!

How to Apply

Send a thoughtful email to kasey@vbsrm.org and attach:

  • Resume
  • 2 professional references

Internships will begin in early Spring 2018.

“I figured out that a small museum is the place for me.”

Heather Jenkins, Exhibits Intern, Fall 2017

“This internship has motivated me even more to pursue a career in the archives. It has given me the confidence and knowledge that will guide me during the application process for grad school.”

Clarissa Miller, Archival Intern, Fall 2017

“This internship made me realize how precious and powerful our history is. It also deepened my love for writing.”

Alura Romero, Creative Content Intern, Fall 2017