Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (CFCH)Internships are offered

year-round in the fields of folklore, cultural anthropology, and ethnomusicology of the United States and other countries. Intern projects often center around research for, design and production of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, Smithsonian Global Sound, the Folklife Archive, educational outreach projects, or video projects.

Internships are offered year-round in the fields of folklore, cultural anthropology, and ethnomusicology. Intern projects often center around research, design, and production related to the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, the Folklife Archive, educational outreach projects, and video projects.

Interns take on a specific project under the guidance of the Center's professional staff and have come from the Corcoran School of Art, Gallaudet, Georgetown, George Washington, and Howard universities in the Washington area, and from institutions across the nation including the University of Chicago, Kapi'olani Community College, Brandeis University, Davidson College, Harvard University, New Mexico State University, Oberlin College, Skidmore College, Smith College, Syracuse, and William and Mary universities.

The Center annually involves more than 50 interns in its activities. They come under the auspices of the Smithsonian's internship programs or various university programs.

Contact:

Arlene Reiniger
Smithsonian Institution
Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
MRC 953 PO Box 37012
Victor Building, Suite 4100
Washington, DC 20013-7012
Phone: 202/275-1180, M, T, Th, F
Email: reinigera@si.edu

Location(s): Washington, DC

Program Dates and Duration: various

Stipend: No

Deadline: Considered year-round; deadline for summer internships is March 15th. ~ Click here to go to opportunity

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