Applications Sought for 2010 ANA Summer Internships

Posted on 1/14/2010

Young collectors, current students and ANA members are encouraged to apply for two internships offered this summer.

The American Numismatic Association is accepting applications for two summer internships at its headquarters in Colorado Springs. Young collectors, college or graduate students, and numismatic professionals who are ANA members are encouraged to apply.

One applicant will be selected for the Harry W. Bass Jr. Numismatic Internship, and will conduct original research using ANA resources in conjunction with the renowned Harry W. Bass, Jr., collection of rare American coins. This intern will also provide support for the ANA’s Museum, Library, Publications and Education departments.

Another applicant will be selected for the ANA Numismatic Internship, and will work with the staff of the Edward C. Rochette Money Museum and Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library, the Publications and Education departments, and will help with Summer Seminar and the Boston World’s Fair of Money®.

The deadline for internship applications is Feb. 26. Applications are reviewed by a selection committee, which will announce its selections March 19. Interns must be at least 18 and will stay in housing on the Colorado College campus, adjacent to the ANA. Internships begin June 7 and end August 14.

For applications or more information, call 719-482-9850, e-mail education@money.org or visit www.money.org (select "Internships" from the "Explore the World of Money" dropdown menu).

The American Numismatic Association is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to encouraging people to study and collect money and related items. The ANA helps its 32,000 members and the public discover and explore the world of money through its vast array of education and outreach programs, as well as its museum, library, publications, conventions and seminars. For more information, call 719-632-2646 or visit www.money.org