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Go Behind the Scenes at NMNH

Posted on May 23, 2014 by in The OFI Blog


The National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) wants a summer intern to help coordinate the Smithsonian’s largest intern and fellowship programs.

This internship is perfect for a Museum Studies student or someone who seeks a general overview of all the research and collections activities underway at the NMNH.  Spend your summer exploring Natural History’s collection of 127 million specimens, research labs, and educational endeavors.


  • Learn how different natural history collections are maintained and managed
  • Gain experience in managing and coordinating groups and event planning
  • Hone office skills and office management processes
  • Refine writing and editing skills through the production of a compiled report about the summer

 TIMETABLE: Summer only, specifically May – August, 2014

For more information, click here.