Smithsonian Institution James E. Webb Internship Program in Business and Public Administration

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 Deadline: 

February 1, 2014
   

Start Date: 

June
   

Duration: 

10 weeks
   

Location: 

Washington, DC
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Internships
   

Description: 

The Office of Fellowships and Grants awards stipends to support internship projects at the Smithsonian Institution of US minority undergraduate seniors in business and public administration. This program was established in honor of the late James E. Webb, Regent Emeritus and former Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), to promote excellence in the management of not-for-profit organizations. These opportunities are intended to increase participation of minority groups who are underrepresented in the management of scientific and cultural organizations. Interns are placed in offices, museums, and research institutes throughout the Smithsonian Institution.
   

Benefits/
Compensation:
 

$550/Week Stipend (40 hours/week), with additional travel allowances offered in some cases.

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

GPA: 

3.0

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other:
 

Contact: 

James E. Webb Internship Representative
Office of Fellowships and Grants, Smithsonian Institution
750 9th Street NW, Suite 9300
Washington, DC 20560-0902
Phone: (202) 275-0655     Fax: (202) 275-0489
Email: siofg@ofg.si.edu

 

Company Website: 

http://www.smithsonianofi.com/internship-opportunities/james-e-webb-internship-for-minority-undergraduate-juniors-seniors-and-graduate-students-in-business-and-public-administration/
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