National Archives at Philadelphia

Intern Opportunities

We are not accepting internship applications at this time.

Metadata and Digitization Internship:

Interns work with staff to digitize and describe archival materials. Tasks include scanning, creating metadata, editing metadata created by others, and quality checking records and image files. In addition, the intern may contribute to social media. Ideal candidates will have a background in archives, be self-motivated and deadline-oriented, and have a demonstrated interest in digitization, digital humanities, and facilitating access to archival records.

How to Apply

Students interested in participating in the National Archives at Philadelphia’s unpaid internship program should submit the following items:

Submit your application by sending the required documents to


Learn more about NARA Internships and feel free to contact our staff with any questions.