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About the Office of Internship Programs

About Us

The Office of Internship Programs serves as the backbone support for Smithsonian internships, facilitating high-quality work-based learning opportunities through oversight, policy creation, and community building.  

Our Mission

To cultivate an equitable and accessible internship structure so that all learners have the opportunity to use Smithsonian resources to shape their future. 

Our Vision

A Smithsonian Internship program that radically transforms future generations of leaders, museum professionals, and consumers of culture.

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