Internships

Be a Science Mill Intern!

Gain valuable experience and help the Science Mill inspire kids to be the STEM leaders of tomorrow.


Internships

Looking for an exciting internship in a fast-paced, start-up environment? The Science Mill is seeking interns in a variety of part-time and full-time positions to help advance our growing company and support our many programs and initiatives. Please review our current internship positions below.

Intern applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Candidates selected for interviews will be contacted by phone or email after submitting their application.

Intern Positions 

Education Intern

Gain invaluable experience with cutting edge informal science education

  • Support field trip Learning Lab experiences for students of all ages
  • Deliver hands-on, fun STEM activities
  • Be a museum explainer and help students engage with exhibits
  • Opportunity to become lead instructor for the labs
  • More info and apply here

Marketing and Communications Intern

Help with details of marketing and communications, which include but are not limited to:

  • Increasing awareness of the Science Mill in Central and South Texas communities
  • Writing press releases, talking points, and event descriptions
  • Contacting media outlets regarding the museum, events and programs
  • Managing the design and content of external communications
  • Managing social media outlets for the organization 

Special Events Intern

Help with details of special events, which include but are not limited to:

  • Researching applicable external outreach events
  • Assisting with the coordination of both internal and external events
  • Making follow up phone calls for on-site event planning
  • Writing thank you notes after events
  • Contacting volunteers for event staffing
  • Gathering event supplies, as needed
  • Working events (including occasional weekends) in Austin, San Antonio or the Hill Country

Development Intern

Help with details of fundraising, which include but are not limited to:

  • Networking with supporters
  • Assisting in the execution of a donor recognition program
  • Assisting in the creation of a donor tracking system
  • Assisting in the research, composition, and follow-up of grant applications

 

Interested applicants for Science Mill internships, please send cover letter and resume to Holly Barton, Director of Operations, at holly.barton@sciencemill.org.

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