student/intern American Folklife Center Volunteer Internship Program

  • General Website: http://www.loc.gov/folklife/
  • Program Website: http://www.loc.gov/folklife/interns.html
  • Hosting Service Unit: Library Services
  • Interests/Areas of Study: Humanities, Art and Culture; Folklife; American Studies; Ethnomusicology
  • Citizenship: Inquire Within
  • Application Period: Ongoing
  • Application Notes: Apply at least 2 months in advance of tentative start date. See program website above for further information on application process.
  • Compensation: Non-paid
  • Academic Credit: The Library does not provide academic credit, but you may arrange with your school in advance to receive credit.
  • Available Benefits: LC Internal Discounts
  • Program Duration: Negotiable. Full-time and part-time; 200 hours
  • Qualifications: Interest in folklife studies and ethnomusicology
  • Frequently Asked Questions

AFC Volunteer Internship Program has available at all times of the year a limited number of volunteer internships through which individuals may work with the collections in the Center's archive and the Veterans History Project for career and work experience.