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A completed internship application consists of the following:
- a completed internship application form
- a one-page personal statement describing your reasons for seeking an internship at CHM and what you hope to gain from the experience
- a résumé outlining your educational, professional, and volunteer experiences
- contact information for two references
Internships at the Chicago History Museum are challenging, educational experiences designed for undergraduate and graduate students. Working alongside staff members in a tutorial arrangement, interns gain valuable skills and training in museum practice, archival administration, arts administration, and historical scholarship.