Urgent Museum Notice


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NMWA offers seasonal internships for those seeking valuable experience in the heart of Washington, D.C.


General Information

Applicants may apply for up to three internships per session. A separate electronic application is required for each position. Only applications submitted via our online form will be considered.

To apply, submit an electronic application. You do not need to provide a cover letter, instead please insert a two-page writing sample of your choice. If you are currently a student, please email your unofficial transcript to internship@nmwa.org. All supplemental documents must be in PDF format. The electronic application is only available when there are open internships. 

If you are unable to apply through the online job application, please send an email to internship@nmwa.org with your resume, two-page writing sample, and unofficial transcript (if applicable); attachments should be in Microsoft Word or PDF formats only. 

Applications for the Fall 2024 term are now open, the application deadline is June 30, 2024.


Interns who are accepted will earn $17.50/hour.

Interns may work either a full-time (40 hours/week, up to 480 hours) or part-time (at least 20 hours/week, up to 240 hours) schedule.

Important Information

Application Procedures

Read this section carefully. Applications must follow these procedures to be considered.

Internship FAQs

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Internship Sponsors

The internship program is generously sponsored by Marjorie Rachlin.