2016-2017 Alameda / UTSA Endowed Museum Internship

Deadline: August 26 2016 at 11:59 PM CDT (Midnight) - CLOSED

This program is inactive or past the deadline.


• Funds distributed from the endowment shall be used each year to fund an internship at the:
- Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D. C.
- UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures
- Kennedy Center
- or other cultural institutions as deemed appropriate by Dean of the College of Liberal and Fine Arts

• The internship award shall be provided to a full-time or part-time GRADUATE student enrolled in a graduate program in Anthropology, Art History or History.

*Preference will be given to students who have completed at least 20 credit hours toward their master’s degree.

Amount of award varies depending on funds available. Past awards have been approximately $1,000, and are awarded just prior to the start of the internship.


• Completed Application
• Essay - a 500-word narrative proposing the organization where they expect to complete their internship. The narrative should explain how the internship experience fits into their academic development and area of study, and what they hope to gain from the experience.

*In consultation with the graduate advisors of record, applicants are responsible for making internship arrangements.

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