The Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection is seeking several highly motivated undergraduate students for paid internship positions during the 2018-19 academic year. Students in the fields of anthropology, archaeology, art, global development studies, or American studies are preferred, but students from all fields of study are welcome to apply. These paid internship are available through the Mellon Indigenous Arts Initiative, and more information can be found on the program website:

– Collections Management Intern
– Curatorial Intern
– Library & Archives Interns (2)

ELIGIBILITY Current UVA undergraduates in good academic standing. Students enrolled in the University Museums Internship course are ineligible. ***Note, Kluge-Ruhe is located off grounds at 400 Worrell Drive in Pantops, and interns are responsible for their own transportation.

INTERNSHIP REQUIREMENTS Each internship requires 150 hours per semester for a total of 300 hours over the course of the academic year. These positions include an award of $3500 paid in two installments of $1750.

TO APPLY Download and complete the application forms available on the program website:

Then, submit all application materials to Amanda Wagstaff, by Sept. 10, 2018.

CONTACT Amanda Wagstaff, for more information.

Website Collections Internship App Curatorial Internship App Library/Archive Internship App