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Teen Gallery Assistants

Teen Gallery Assistant helping boy project video in galleryThe application for the High School Internship Program's 2015 Spring Gallery Assistant position is NOW OPEN. See below for details on how to apply.

The High School Internship Program (HSIP) is a work-based learning program that gives high school students grades 10-12 unprecedented access to MNHS staff, programs and amenities.

This program has supported teen gallery assistants tasked to staff the museum galleries and design, prototype and implement gallery programs at the Minnesota History Center. See a position description.

As you make your decision to apply, please look at your schedule to make sure that you will be able to commit ten hours each week in the Spring.

These are the criteria for evaluation. Your ability to:

  • be a contributing member of the group through discussions and projects
  • be on time for meetings as specified in the position description
  • be available to commit to one 5 hour shift on weekdays and/or weekends each week (Spring internship)
  • show enthusiasm and passion for museums and the arts

Because there are a limited number of placements available, you will not be invited for an interview until a completed application packet, as described below, is received by Internship staff: