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National Museum of American History Film Fellowship in Partnership with American University Graduate School of Communication

The National Museum of American History (NMAH) has a track record of innovative and successful electronic outreach. Through innovative and appropriate uses of technology, the Department of New Media facilitates interaction with the museum’s exhibitions, collections, and programs, both inside and outside the walls of the museum. Integral to NMAH’s strategy is striving for excellence in leveraging museum collections and expertise to share timely, engaging stories about the American experience through digital media. Increasing capacity to use short-form online video to tell stories about American history, the national collections, and the staff who work there is an important part of this strategy. The SOC/NMAH fellow will work with the New Media department to conceptualize, develop, and produce short video pieces that can be posted on the NMAH website, shared via social media channels, and integrated into program and education materials.


The National Museum of American History is looking for a graduate fellow with:

- Demonstrated ability to plan and manage the production process
- Capacity to design and create products that meet Smithsonian educational and quality standards
- High level of technical expertise
- Interest in research
- U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required

Compensation: $24,000 stipend

Please note that the fellowship is open only to full time students in SOC’s film and media arts division. The fellow must be enrolled in at least nine (9) credits during each of the fall and spring semesters during the fellowship year.

Application deadline: February 1 or until filled

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