Dr. Robert Ritzenthaler Memorial Research Internship in Anthropology

Anthropology graduate students who are currently enrolled in (or recently completed the requirements for) the Museum Studies Graduate Certificate Program at UWM are eligible to apply for this $1,750 scholarship, which provides financial support so that the student can complete an internship at the Milwaukee Public Museum during Summer 2022.

The internship depends on project and supervisor availability and may require previous experience and/or classes. The intern will be required to commit at least 150 hours of internship work during the semester. The student may apply for credit for the internship, if desirable.

The late Pat Ritzenthaler
Varies up to $1,750
Schools/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
Anthropology, College of Letters and Science
Supplemental Questions
  1. Why do you want to work with a specific anthropology collection at the Milwaukee Public Museum?
  2. Provide a detailed description of the research you would like to conduct at the Milwaukee Public Museum and the expected outcome.
  3. How will this internship benefit your academic/professional goals and how will it benefit the Milwaukee Public Museum?