The Smithsonian Undergraduate Internship Program at East Los Angeles College & the Vincent Price Art Museum

The Smithsonian Undergraduate Internship Program is an intensive museum studies program organized by the Vincent Price Art Museum in collaboration with East Los Angeles College (ELAC), the Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships (OFI), and the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC).


The four-week internship program provides East Los Angeles College students with the opportunity to engage in museum studies in their hometown of Los Angeles and with the nation's premier museum complex in Washington D.C.


Program components:

  • Independent study course taken during Winter Intersession term
  • One-week museum studies workshop with the Vincent Price Art Museum (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Three-week museum studies internship with the Smithsonian Institution (Washington D.C.)

  • Program features:

  • Behind-the-scenes tours in Los Angeles and Washington D.C.
  • Exposure to a range of museum careers and academic programs
  • Workshops and networking events with museum professionals

  • How to apply:

  • Applications for the January 2019 internship have closed. Please check back in Spring 2019 to apply for the 2020 cycle.

  • For more information and the official press release, please visit our blog.


    The Smithsonian Undergraduate Internship Program is underwritten by the Vincent Price Art Museum Foundation and East Los Angeles College.

    Generous support for this program is also provided by Union Bank.

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    Admissions is free and we are open to the public.


    Hours

    • SUN: CLOSED
    • MON: CLOSED
    • TUE: 12-4
    • WED: 12-4
    • THU: 12-7
    • FRI: 12-4
    • SAT: 12-4

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