Museum Opportunities for Interns, Apprentices

As a center for educational, cultural, and community activity, the New Bedford Whaling Museum offers a variety of learning and career development opportunities to students. High school, college, and graduate school students can apply for paid apprenticeships, paid and unpaid internships, and mentoring. Further inquiries for these programs may be addressed to General Education Inquiries at

High School Apprenticeship Program

A nationally recognized program that is transforming the lives of low-income, academically motivated students.

College Internships

Opportunities designed to provide theoretical, methodological and practical training in the issues of Museum management and hands-on, professional work experiences.