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Internships & Fellowships

History Colorado is committed to providing hands-on learning and career experience through our internship program. Interns have the opportunity to work closely with museum professionals on a variety of projects to gain practical training in museum work.


Currently Available Internships:

There are currently no internships available.

Internship FAQs

Where can you intern?

Interns are assigned to museum departments based on the department's need and the educational background, experience, and interests of the intern.

Who can apply?

History Colorado welcomes candidates that are high school, college level students, recent graduates, graduate students, postgraduates, and professionals. Please check the application instructions for eligibility for each specific internship as they do vary.

Benefits for History Colorado interns

All interns are recognized at an annual party for hours contributed during the previous year.

Interns receive a 10% discount in the Museum Store while wearing their badge.

Interns who volunteer 25 hours are eligible for a History Colorado Membership with a 20% discount.

Interns receive reduced parking rates at the Cultural Center Parking Garage while volunteering.

Additional Questions?

Please e-mail us if you have additional questions.




Tour Group at Center for Colorado Women's History at the Byers-Evans House Museum
History Colorado

2022 Center for Colorado Women's History Fellowship

We are seeking three recipients for its Center for Colorado Women’s History Fellowship. We invite scholars, activists, artists, musicians and writers who are engaged in the expansion and expression of knowledge to help inform the understanding of women in Colorado’s history, specifically through the interdisciplinary lens and methodologies of women’s studies, gender studies, and/or race and ethnic studies. Fellows will have workspace at the Center for Colorado Women’s History, the opportunity to consult with the advisory committee of the museum and receive a stipend.

If you are interested in this fellowship, click here for full details and to apply.


Sun Valley Neighborhood Memory Project Fellowship

History Colorado is seeking applications for a community fellow to join the Sun Valley Neighborhood Memory Project, part of the Museum of Memory Program. Museum of Memory's goal is to collaborate with Colorado's communities to co-author their shared stories and explore their past on their own terms, from their own perspectives, and in their own voices through the telling of the community's stories. The goal of the Sun Valley Neighborhood Memory Project is to engage with new and older residents of Sun Valley to tell and share stories about the neighborhood, collect and preserve their stories and share these through a community event, exhibit or community art. This project is in partnership with the Sun Valley Kitchen and Community Center.

We invite students, community organizers, community storytellers and community members engaged in the history of Sun Valley to collaborate with History Colorado and the Sun Valley Kitchen in the implementation of this meaningful work. The fellowship period is from May 2022-August 2024.

If you are interested in this fellowship, click here for full details and how to apply.