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 Certificate Program at UWM are eligible to apply for this $1,500 scholarship which provides financial support so that the student can complete an internship at the Milwaukee Public Museum.

The terms of the internship depend on project and supervisor availability and may require previous experience and/or classes. The intern will be required to commit to at least 125 hours of internship work during the semester. The student may apply for credit for the internship, if desirable.

The late Pat Ritzenthaler
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
Anthropology, College of Letters & Sciences
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?