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Internships

The MOST offers unpaid internships for college students in the following areas:

  • Public relations / marketing
  • Graphic arts
  • Photography / videography
  • Computer and information systems
  • Science education

We currently are looking for an Education Department intern:

Education Department Intern – Full-time, Unpaid

Job Summary: The education department intern will assist the summer camp coordinator with writing curriculum, creating and leading activities, and running summer camp. During weeks without camps, the intern will assist with set-up for upcoming camps and aid visitors on the museum floor. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: performing demonstrations, tabling experiments, and assisting floor staff.

Required Qualifications:

  • Enrolled in a college with a focus in science or education.
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Positive attitude and enthusiasm working with children
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to a wide variety of situations
  • Prior experience working with children

Please fill out the Volunteer Application and specify you are interested in the Education Department Internship and send your resume and cover letter to Angela Gaige.

For more information on other internship opportunities, contact someone in that department.