Student Opportunities


Learn about museum careers and develop skills while working with IUMAA staff members.

Practica & Internships

Students interested in Museum Studies and related disciplines may wish to enroll in practica/internship courses offered through IU.

Application information

Graduate Assistantships

The IUMAA provides opportunities for IU graduate students to gain in-deph, hands-on experience in museum work through paid Graduate Assistantships. The next application deadline will be announced in Spring 2024.

Assistantship information


Student Advisory Council

IUMAA's Student Advisory Council assists the museum in exploring ways it can engage the campus community through events and programming. Learn more about the IUMAA SAC and apply below.


Get involved

Curious about museums and interested in building your resume? Contact us about how you might fit with the work happening at IUMAA!

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Research Fellowships

The IU Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (IUMAA) offers research fellowships for graduate students of Indiana University. These fellowships aid research for dissertation, thesis, or related projects that make use of the IUMAA collections and resources, and/or contribute to archaeology, ethnohistory, or related subjects.

Research Fellowships

Native American Summer Fellowship

IUMAA invites Native American applications for a summer fellowship in museum studies, curation, exhibition, or museum management. This fellowship is open to all Native peoples from anywhere in North America, although preference will be given to college students. The next deadline for applications will be announced in Spring 2024.

Native American Summer Fellowship

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