Pre-Graduate program Conservation Internship National Museum of the American Indian Smithsonian Institution Conservation Internship: 6-months- commencing Fall 2014 offers a $12,000 stipend and $1,000 for partial health insurance. Individuals interested in pursuing conservation graduate program specializing in Native American ethnographic and archaeological objects: organic and inorganic materials. Undergraduate degree in art, history, anthropology or fields related to Native American ethnographic and archaeological material required; organic chemistry highly recommended; 3.00 GPA or higher required.
Applications are due no later than February 15, 2014. Finalists will be invited to interview by phone. All applicants will be notified by April 30, 2014.
Application is via the Smithsonian On-Line Academic Appointment System (SOLAA). Additional information and link to SOLAA found at
Marian A. Kaminitz
Head of Conservation
Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian Cultural Resources Center
4220 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, MD 20746-2863