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Internships in Federal History: An SHFG Guide, 2010

This guide lists and describes internship opportunities in federal history offices, including application information, contacts, and web sites. Information may change periodically, so consult the agencies’ web sites for additional guidelines.

The guide also incorporates testimonies from recent interns that appeared in The Federalist, SHFG’s newsletter, which is online here under “Publications.”

Please send information on your agency’s program and updates to

Internship Guide 2015 (PDF)