METRO Innovative Internship Program Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2014

METRO is now accepting applications for the Fall 2014 Innovative Internship program.

The METRO Innovative Internship Program funds otherwise unpaid internships; rewards and encourages innovative projects for graduate students, recent grads, and individuals in career transition in libraries, archives, and museums; and fosters innovative work within METRO member institutions.

The program provides $1,500 - $1,750 each for two otherwise unpaid internships in both the Fall and Spring academic semesters. Eligibility information, application guidelines, award details, and the application form can all be found on the METRO Innovative Internship Program page. Details about previous Innovative Internship recipients and their projects can be found in recently released final reports.

Fall 2014 Application Information

Application deadline: Friday, September 19th, 2014
Award announcement:  Friday, September 26th, 2014

For any questions not addressed on the Innovative Internship Program page, please contact Margo Padilla,


UPDATE, 9/12/2014: The deadline for Innovative Internship Applications has been extended to Friday, September 19, 2014.