Spring deadline: [10/1/2015]. Summer and fall deadline: [2/1/2016]
Description The Smithsonian Institution (SI) in DC awards up to 2 Native American graduate students to research using SI's Native American resources for up to 10 weeks. The program is full-time, 40 hours a week. The SI is located in Washington, DC. Visiting Students pursue independently designed research projects in association with Smithsonian research staff. Native American-related resources include collections, archives, and library materials.
Award Amount Stipends vary by programs.
Disciplines Open to all fields.
Academic Level Prospective/Current Graduate Student.
Citizenship No citizenship requirements.
Requirements Open to Native Americans who are formally or informally related to a Native American community. Must be a graduate student. Must be interested in pursuing a research project related to Native American resources. Engaged in graduate study at the time of the appointment In good academic standing with an overall GPA of 3.0 or equivalent. Available full-time (40 hours per week) for a maximum of 10 weeks during the summer, fall, or spring. Research proposal. Transcripts. CV or Resume. 2-3 letters of references, 2 should be from the applicant's professors. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact potential advisors and co-advisors to determine the feasibility of the proposed research being conducted at the Smithsonian Institution (SI).
Award Type Internship
Contact Office of Research Training and Services Smithsonian Institution L'Enfant Plaza Suite 7102 MRC 902 P.O. Box 37012 Washington, D.C. 20013-7012 (202) 633-7070
Last Updated 6/15/2015 1:33:00 PM
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