student/intern Conservation Program Internship (in book, paper, or photograph conservation)

  • General Website: http://www.loc.gov/preservation/
  • Program Website: https://www.loc.gov/preservation/outreach/intern/int_cons.html
  • Hosting Service Unit: Library Services
  • Interests/Areas of Study: Collections Conservation and Preservation
  • Citizenship: Inquire Within
  • Application Period: Ongoing
  • Application Notes: Application Accepted from: October 1st-December 31st. See program website above for further information on application process.
  • Compensation: $5,000 - The availability of the stipend is determined each year and if approved, is usually disbursed in the third quarter - sometime from March through May.
  • 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: Long-term. 9-11 months
  • Qualifications: Currently Enrolled Students (Undergraduate, Graduate)
  • Frequently Asked Questions

The Conservation Program Internship (in book, paper, or photograph conservation) is a 9-11 month program intended to fulfil the graduation requirement for conservation school and is sponsored by the Harper-Inglis Memorial Trust Fund.