The Tioga History Museum offers exciting internship opportunities to college students in a variety of disciplines, including (but not limited to): history, museum studies, museum education, communications, information technology, and English.


To apply for a specific internship or to express an interest in another area, please submit a resume and cover letter including:

  • The internship for which you are applying (or area of interest for general inquiries)
  • The term you are seeking an internship for ( Fall, Spring, Summer)
  • How your skills/experiences have prepared you for an internship with TCHS
  • What you hope to gain from the experience
  • Required number of hours (if any)
Due Dates:
For Summer 2021 Internships- Submit by April 24th, 2021
For Fall 2021 Internships – Submit by  August 7th, 2021
For Spring 2022 Internships- Submit by December 4th, 2021

All application materials should be submitted to the Executive Director, Scott MacDonald, via email to


Exhibit and Programming Intern

Work with an experienced team to help develop and design our upcoming exhibits. TCHS offers a variety of programs throughout the year. Help with their preparation, and also help develop new programs to grow our organization.

Fundraising Assistant

Interested in nonprofits? Gain experience in fundraising, while working with an experienced team.

Archives Assistant

Assist with the care and preservation of archive collections; support the development and maintenance of digital resources, including handling, scanning, and digital manipulation.

Newsletter Editor

Enjoy researching and writing about local history? Assist the Marketing and Communications Coordinator in publishing the quarterly newsletter to our members.

Research Center Intern

Work with microfilm, books, and other documents in our Research Center. Assist community members in genealogy research.

For more information about our internships, send inquiries to