Fieldwork, Internship, and Research Opportunities

Paid positions are listed on the Student Employment Opportunities page.


American Anthropological Association Summer Intern Program - Application Deadline March 15, 2015

The American Anthropological Association is offering two internships in Summer 2015 for undergraduates and first year graduate students.  The internships are unpaid, but interns will be provided with housing and a meal/travel stipend.  One internship is with the Naval History and Heritage Command; the other is with the National Museum of African Art.  Both internships also include work at the AAA offices.  You can find more information on the AAA Summer Internship Program webpage.  The application deadline is March 15, 2015.

Human Relations Area Files Internship - Application Deadline April 15, 2015

The Human Relations Area Files at Yale University is accepting applications for a one year internship to learn about cross-cultural research and methods through practical experience.  The internship will begin in late Summer 2015.   The intern will assist in the preparation of modules summarizing cross-cultural research, read and analuze recent cross-cultural research with the goal of summarizing materials for researchers, and learn about coding ethnographic materials by participating in a cross-cultural research project, among other tasks.

For details and to apply, go to "Available Internship Position" in the lower right corner of HRAF's home page.

Application deadline is April 15, 2015.

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship Program - Application Deadline for Fall Internships is June 12, 2015

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National internship Program is seeking applicants for the summer and fall 2015 internship sessions.  HNIP provides students the opportunity to receive valuable work experience through paid internships with federal agencies and private corporations nationwide.  HNIP matches a student's career interests, educational background, and previous work or volunteer experience with the needs and demands of its federal and corporate partners.  Students receive paid round-trip airfare, housing arrangement assistance, emergency medical insurance, and a weekly stipend.  Student interns also participate in a wide range of professional development, networking, and cultural activities.  You can find more information and apply online at the HNIP webpage.  The application deadline is February 27 for Summer internships and June 12 for Fall internships.