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Administrative and Financial Internships on Grants and Contract Management

Interns with the Office of Sponsored Projects are unpaid internships. Interns participate in projects that directly or indirectly help Smithsonian research, curatorial, and educational staffs prepare proposals and administer grants and contracts. Emphasis is placed on developing special short and long-term projects that will be beneficial and of mutual interest to both the office and the intern.

Applicants with a background or interest in proposal development, grant and contract administration, project management, finance, accounting, or information systems are encouraged to apply. No specific academic background is required. A minimum of 4-6 weeks and at least 15-20 hours per week is required.

How to Apply

Send resume and cover letter explaining your interest to

Contact Information

For questions regarding this opportunity please contact

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