Site Hours: May 12Oct 10:Daily 10am5pm; Oct 1130:Daily 11am4pm; Nov 3Dec 19,ThuMon: 11am4pm
Salary: $2,500 Stipend
"The Nantucket Historical Association's summer internship program allows a dynamic group of students with varied interests, strengths, and goals to immerse themselves in an outstanding educational and professional environment. Interns learn and work directly with professionals in a team-based, collaborative environment. The internship is a full-time position that begins on June 4, 2012, and lasts ten to twelve weeks. Interns concentrate their work in one of four areas: Interpretation & Education, Outreach & Special Programs, Collections & Curatorial, and Historic Gardens. He/she should have experience working with the public and a degree or expected degree in American history and culture, education, humanities, museum studies, museum education, communications, marketing, horticulture, or a related field. Graduate students are preferred, although enrolled college students are welcome to apply. He/she should have demonstrated interest in museum programs, production, educatio! n, history and/or marketing; strong writing, research, organizational, interpersonal, communication and computer skills; familiarity with multimedia software a plus; and the ability to work both independently and in groups. A $2,500 stipend and housing will be offered. For more information on the NHA and the island of Nantucket, please visit our website at www.nha.org. Applications are due by February 1, 2012. Please send a letter of interest, identifying area(s) of work interest, résumé, and a list of three references to: Rebecca Miller Assistant to the Executive Director Nantucket Historical Association PO Box 1016 Nantucket, MA 02554 email@example.com."
-Nantucket Historical Association
15 Broad Street
P.O. Box 1016