Internship Application

The History Center, Meadowcroft, and Fort Pitt Museum offer seasonal internships. For more information please click here.

If you are interested in an internship, please fill out the form below. In addition to completing the information below, candidates should also send a resume and cover letter to

Apply for an Internship

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    Your Information

    First Name*

    Middle Initial

    Last Name*

    Email Address*




    Zip Code*


    School Information

    Name of University or College*



    Degree you will be obtaining.*

    Anticipated Graduation Date*

    Faculty Contact*

    Name of High School*

    City & State*

    Internship Information

    Semester for Internship

    Is this internship for credit?

    NOTE: A minimum of 15 hrs per week is needed to qualify as an intern.

    If yes, how many hours for the semester?

    Number of hours available to work per week?

    Essay Questions

    Please answer all of these questions in order to be considered for a History Center internship.

    1. Choose which division or department you would like to work with.

    2. Describe why you are interested in the division or department you chose above.

    3. Please list any courses taken which have prepared you for this internship.

    4. Please list any specialized skills that could be applicable to work with the History Center.

    5. Why are you interested in an internship with the History Center specifically?

    6. What do you expect to gain from your internship experience? What do you hope to contribute to the organization?

    7. Please explain how an internship with the Heinz History Center fits with your specific academic and/or career goals.