Smithsonian Latino Center Internships and Fellowships


We offer academic internships for upper level high school students, undergraduate, and graduate students during the fall, winter/spring, and summer semesters.

General Information

  • Internships are offered on a part-time and full-time basis for students with an interest and commitment to the arts, sciences, or humanities.
  • Interns will work on a variety of Latino Center projects with a focus area on exhibitions, public and educational programming, professional development programs, online resources, and development.
  • Internships are currently unpaid and may provide academic credit if requested directly through your college or university. Paid internships will be noted in the Internship Opportunities listing.
  • Internships are offered on a rolling basis, below please find the suggested timeframe for application submissions:
    • Summer 2016: April 30, 2016
    • Fall 2016: July 31, 2016

Please click here for our general internship listings.

How do I apply for a Smithsonian Latino Center Internship?

Please submit an application via the Smithsonian Online Academic Appointment System (SOLAA) found on the Smithsonian website or via the following link Once registered please search for Smithsonian Latino Center Internship Program to begin your application. For additional information, email Please read the SLC Internships Overview and the SLC Internship description before beginning your application.

Please Note:

  • If your college or university operates on a quarterly basis, please notify us in your initial inquiry.
  • The application does not recognize special characters or accent marks.

For more information about Smithsonian internships and fellowships, please visit the Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships at