Museum of the Rockies is proud to be an eligible institution for the Costume Society of America’s Jack Handford Summer Internship for 2018. Student applicants must be a CSA Western Region member and an undergraduate about to commence their senior year in fall 2018 or a graduate student.
The Museum intern will be responsible for completing an inventory and updating storage methods of the extensive midcentury (1940s-1960s) hanging costume collection. Under the guidance of the Registrar & Collections Manager, the intern will gain experience in the museum inventory process as well as instruction in cataloging, cleaning, and labeling standards.
The application includes a letter of recommendation from a faculty member, current CV, copy of academic transcripts, and a short essay explaining goals within the field.
Application deadline is December 15, 2017.