Compensation: $1000 scholarship upon completion of internship
Overview: The Michigan Maritime Museum is seeking an intern interested in working alongside Museum staff and exhibit designers for the new Maritime Heritage Center building and other exhibits that will follow the Museum’s expansion project. This person will be helping in the design of our future exhibit spaces and associated programming, assisting with travelling exhibits, professional exhibit and artifact packaging, storage plan and implementation. The exhibit intern will also work with the existing Museum exhibits both on-water and off for basic repair, maintenance, and interpretive material needs, as well as programs for the 2021 summer season. Interns will work alongside Museum staff, other interns and volunteers interacting with the public on a daily basis. Therefore, candidates must have solid communication skills and be able to instill interest and excitement for the topics they will be discussing. The exhibit intern will report directly the Director of Education and Administration. This internship will provide an introduction into working with Museum collections and exhibits during the creative process.
Posted on 3/15/2021