The Adventure Science Center internship program is designed to assist students who wish to gain experience in the fields of museums and non-profits. The program is flexible and your internship supervisor can work with you to design an internship to fit your interests and goals. The program is open to students of all backgrounds and majors, and internships are offered in the areas of:
Self Designed Projects
Internships are offered fall, spring and summer semesters, and Interns may make arrangements with their respective universities for course credit. If accepted into the intern program, the Adventure Science Center will be happy to provide the necessary documentation and feedback that universities require for course credit.
The internship program requires a commitment of at least 12 weeks, and interns are expected to give 8-30 hours of their week to the Adventure Science Center. These hours must also fall within the hours of operation of the science center. Applicants must be juniors or seniors. Education, business, marketing, and human resource management majors are preferred.
If you are interested in an internship, please email a cover letter and current resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will review your application and contact you regarding an interview. Please keep in mind that this is a competitive process, and not all applicants will receive the opportunity to interview.
Important Dates and Deadlines
Fall 2013 Internships
Application deadline: September 3
Application review period: September 3-5
Acceptance/decline notification sent: September 6
Start date: September 16
End date: December 6
Spring 2014 Internships
Application deadline: December 6
Application review period: December 9-12
Acceptance/decline notification sent: December 13
Start date: January 13, 2014
End date: April 25, 2014
Summer 2014 Internships
Application deadline: May 16
Application review period: May 19-22
Acceptance/decline notification sent: May 23
Start date: June 2
End date: August 8