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Age 15-18
Cost Free
Program type Summer, After School
Meets October 14, 2017 - May 13, 2018
Contact us Saltzprogram@Amnh.Org
Deadline Sept. 17, 2017


We are one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions.


Consider becoming a Saltz Intern at the American Museum of Natural History and learn to use equipment and technologies to guide visitors of all ages in investigations of artifacts, specimens, and the laws of physics. Use pieces of a telescope to explore how scientists view astronomical bodies in the Hall of the Universe, or discover how a snake’s vision is similar to Infrared cameras. In the Hall of Ocean Life, dive into the tiny but powerful work of plankton, or pass around some poisonous sea creatures and their victims.

Training is provided for science content and communication skills.

Participating in the Saltz Internship Program is an opportunity for you to meet Museum personnel, explore scientific content, learn valuable skills for working with and teaching learners of all ages, and have an impact on the experiences of thousands of Museum visitors.


Preference Will Be Given To Youth Who Have Completed Two After-School Program Courses In Life Sciences, Astronomy, Or Earth And Planetary Sciences, But All Are Encouraged To Apply. Saltz Internship Applicants Must: Live Or Attend High School In New York City. Be 15-18 Years Old. Have Valid Working Papers. Submission Of Online Application, Essay, And Recommendation Letter Via Application Link

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