The Friends of Royal Alberta Museum Society (FRAMS) is pleased to once again to offer its Indigenous Student Museum Internship (ISMI) program.

The ISMI program offers a hands-on placement at the Royal Alberta Museum for a paid intern to work in any of the following sections of the museum this summer: Archaeology, Botany, Communications and Marketing, Conservation, Education, Ethnology (Native Studies), Geology, Invertebrate Zoology, Mammalogy, Ornithology, Paleontology and Western Canadian History.

The summer learning experience lasts 16 weeks (May through August) and takes place at the Royal Alberta Museum. If you are a First Nations, Métis, or Inuit student enrolled in college or university, with academic interests related to any of the museum studies listed above, this opportunity could be for you.

The ISMI application form is available below. The deadline for applications is Friday March 31, 2017. Please include a letter of outlining your field of study and why you would like a museum learning experience, two references, your most recent grade transcript, and your resume. Your package can be sent to frams.office@gmail.com or by mail to:

·         Friends of Royal Alberta Museum Society

·         12845 102 Avenue, Edmonton   AB   T5N 0M6

Questions? Please contact: Leigh-Ann Peddie, FRAMS Administrator, at: 780-453-9103 or frams.office@gmail.com

This opportunity for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students is sponsored by FRAMS with additional support for this program from the Royal Alberta Museum and Peace Hills Insurance.