MILFORD, PA – Applications currently are being accepted for a number of different college and post-graduate internships at Grey Towers National Historic Site, Milford, PA. College students who are interested in parks and recreation, history, gardening, horticulture and landscape architecture, museum services and forestry are encouraged to apply. Stipends range from $85 per week subsistence allowance to $2,500 for the 12-week season. Housing on the historic estate and uniforms may be provided.
Visitor Services/Tours/Public Programs: Multiple 12-week internships are available for students to deliver interpretive mansion tours and education programs, deliver visitor services and hone their communication skills. Deadline to apply is March 15. Send letter of interest to email@example.com or call 570-296-9672.
Gardening/Horticulture: Two opportunities are available for May through August; each provides a valuable, practical experience for student who wants a hands-on experience. Deadline to apply is March 31. For the Elizabeth S. Mortimer internship, send resume and letter with field of study and expected graduation date to: Elizabeth Hawke, Horticulturist, Grey Towers National Historic Site, PO Box 188, Milford, PA 18337, or fax to 570-296-9675 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. A second horticulture position is available through the Student Conservation Association. Contact Elizabeth Hawke for more information and instructions on how to apply.
Additional horticulture, visitor services and museum internships will be offered in the fall (August through December) for recent college graduates and current students who may be seeking practical experience. For more information call 570-296-9630 or email email@example.com.