Professional Development

Smithsonian Affiliations offers opportunities for Affiliates to support ongoing initiatives at their organizations through professional development programs held at the Smithsonian. In addition, Smithsonian Affiliations accepts college and graduate level students for summer internships focusing on strategic partnerships, outreach and education, and communications and marketing.

Affiliate Visiting Professional at work

A staff member from Arizona State Museum learns about digital imaging techniques at the Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute.