Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Education & Schools
  3. Homeschooling

Women in science high school summer internship applications due March 28, 2014

See also

Field Museum Women in Science, together with the Women's Board of the Field Museum, are sponsoring three paid internships for high school students this summer. The internships are six weeks long, and full-time 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, five days a week. Students must be 16 years old by June 23, 2014 in order to apply. The application deadline is March 28, 2014.

More Photos

Internships for high school students are rare, and these three opportunities are incredible. Instead of getting coffee or spending days immersed in file cabinets, these interns will be hands-on. The three projects include re-organizing the N.W. Harris Learning Collection and preparing specimens for educational loans, documenting lichen mimicry, a phenomenon seen in some large insects such as praying mantises, or an archaeological study of Peruvian materials. Interested students may apply to only one or all three, utilizing a separate application for each one.

Highly motivated students can dig deeper at http://fieldmuseum.org/explore/field-museum-women-science/women-science-....

Advertisement

Life

  • Randy Travis
    Randy Travis returns with 'Influence Vol. 2: The Man I Am' in August
    Today's Buzz
  • Alternative medicine
    Alternative medicine: Remedies to make the bugs in your body go away for good
    Camera
    7 Photos
  • Beach body
    Fitness: Earn your beach body badge with bootcamp classes
    Camera
    10 Photos
  • Back to school
    These 10 items are sure winners on your back-to-school shopping trip
    Camera
    12 Photos
  • Izabel Goulart
    Izabel Goulart walks the runway with Studio F at Colombia Moda
    Camera
    19 Photos
  • Ombre' technique
    Go for the gusto: What ombre' technique are you?
    Camera
    5 Photos