Internships

Opportunities

Discovery Center Internships offer an exceptional and unique experience at an award-winning children’s museum. We offer customized, staff-level internships in a broad range of disciplines to qualified college students, recent graduates and graduate students. Internships are non-compensated, but the experience is invaluable. Interns are placed with enthusiastic mentors who can help them develop future job skills and discover the inner workings of a children’s museum.

Marketing, Development, Education and Exhibits are departments often looking for interns. In many cases, you can "create an internship." Just email a letter of interest stating your internship goals, your desired time commitment and your availability to work. If your internship would benefit Discovery Center, and we have the staff to guide you, we will contact you.

Many of our interns receive academic credit for their work. Please contact your advisor, career services department, or department chair to inquire about your school's policy.

Marketing – email resume to annmariew@discoverycentermuseum.org

Development – email resume to saram@discoverycentermuseum.org

Education – email resume to corinnes@discoverycentermuseum.org

Exhibits – email resume to bruceq@discoverycentermuseum.org

 

Summer Youth Internship Program

Discovery Center is accepting applications for (4) paid Summer Youth Interns. These positions are available to Spring 2018 high school graduates who are looking for an opportunity to make use of their art, graphic design and computer skills to design art and craft projects related to the museum's Art Studio, Family Friday events, A Marvelous Magical Evening fundraising event and the outdoor Secret Garden. Interns will also help organize and run activity stations using the art and craft projects they create. Resumes must be submitted by May 25, 2018.

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