Past Internships

Summer 2019 Internships 

Congratulations to our summer 2019 interns: Evan Bell, Margaret Davis, Gwen Dilworth, Shivani Dimri, Zach Dolack, Sally Duncan, Aldona Dye, Charlie Flynn, Kajsa Foskey, Kristen Graves, Trevor Hazelwood, Sarah Holzgrefe, Lucy Hopkins, Adam Jacobs, Michael Marrow, Andy McMahon, Emily Mellen, John Modica, Addie Patrick, Adam Rayburn, Claire Schweiker, Meghan Shinton, Lily Snodgrass, Audrey Van Winkle, Liezl Vergara. 

Internships designated for undergraduates are paid between $7.25 and $10 an hour, and those specified for graduate students between $12.50 and $15 an hour for 300 hours of work between mid-May and mid-August; see internship listings for details. Graduates are eligible for all internships, but only those specified for graduate students pay at the higher level. Students who graduate in May 2019 are eligible for internships, and are paid as undergraduates.

For detailed descriptions of each internship, click on link below and scroll down to find internship listing.

Carr-Greer Family History Project POSITION FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available

Gibbes Museum of Art POSITION FILLED
Charleston, South Carolina
One internship available 

Jefferson's University - The Early Life Project, 1819-1870 ALL POSITIONS FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
Four internships available 

Monticello Department of Archaeology POSITION FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available 

Monticello "Getting Word" oral history project POSITION FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available 

One Shared Story BOTH POSITIONS FILLED
Charlottesville and Louisa County, Virginia
Two internships available 

Prince William Ct Historic Preservation Division, oral history project POSITION FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available 

Take Back the Archive POSITION FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available 

UVA Law Library: Special Collections and Archives BOTH POSITIONS FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
Two internships available 

UVA Nau Center for Civil War History ALL POSITIONS FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
Six internships available  

UVA President's Commission on the Age of Segregation ALL POSITIONS FILLED
Charlottesville, Virginia
Four internships available  

Virginia Museum of History and Culture BOTH POSITIONS FILLED
Richmond, Virginia
Two internships available

Summer 2018 Internships

Undergraduates are paid between $7.25 and $10 an hour, and graduate students between $12.50 and $15 an hour for 300 hours of work between mid-May and mid-August; see internship listings for details. Students who graduate in May 2018 are eligible for internships, and are paid as undergraduates.

Cornerstone Institute/Leadership on the Lawn
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available

Eastern Shore Museum Network - Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Charlottesville, Virginia, with travel to Eastern Shore
One internship available

Gibbes Museum of Art
Charleston, South Carolina
One internship available

Jefferson's University - The Early Life Project, 1819-1870
Charlottesville, Virginia
Three internships available

Library of Virginia
Richmond, Virginia
One internship available

Monticello Department of Archaeology
Charlottesville, Virginia
One internship available

Preservation Virginia
Charlottesville and Buckingham County, Virginia
Two internships available

Prince William County Historic Preservation Division
Northern Virginia
One internship available

Scottsville Museum and Historical Landmarks Foundation
Scottsville, Virginia
One internship available

UVA Law Library: Special Collections and Archives
Charlottesville, Virginia
Two internships available

UVA Nau Center for Civil War History
Charlottesville, Virginia
Five internships available

Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Richmond, Virginia
Two internships available

Summer 2017 Internships

Arthur J. Morris Law Library: Special Collections and Archives
Charlottesville, Va.
Two internships available
Gibbes Museum of Art
Charleston, South Carolina
One internship available
James Monroe's Highland
Charlottesville, Va.
Three internships available
Library of Virginia
Richmond, Va.
One internship available
John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History
University of Virginia
Four internships available, two with housing (Richmond and Fredericksburg)
Jefferson's University--The Early Life Project, 1819-1870 (JUEL)
University of Virginia
Three internships available
Take Back The Archive
Charlottesville, Va.
Two internships available
Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Charlottesville and Danville, Va.
Two internships available, one with housing (Danville)
Virginia Historical Society
Richmond, Va.
Two internships available