Join our energetic and passionate team at the Foundation for the National Archives.

As the independent nonprofit that serves as the National Archives’ private-sector partner in the support of exhibitions, educational initiatives and public programs, your work with the Foundation will contribute to our mission to educate, enrich, and inspire a deeper appreciation of our country’s heritage through the records held in trust by the National Archives.

The Foundation offers opportunities for employment and internships with a competitive benefits package. Job postings are updated regularly. We welcome applications and inquiries.

Open positions (as of 11/12/2014):

Interested in an internship? We are always looking for candidates for communications, development, and special events interns. Send your resume and a cover letter to to be considered on a rolling basis.

Communications Intern

The Foundation for the National Archives, which supports the National Archives’ museum exhibits, public programs, and educational activities, is seeking a Communications Intern to support the Communications team in researching, writing, editing, and proofing content for online and printed materials.

The Communications Intern must be a strong writer and editor who is able to take ownership of an assignment and work with limited supervision to complete it. The ideal candidate will be versatile enough to contribute to the Foundation’s content development in support of a website, social media postings, e-newsletters, brochures, press releases, invitations, and advertising materials. Some familiarity with graphic design and layout is desirable, as is an eye for selecting appropriate images to illustrate online and printed materials.

This position will be paid $10.17 per hour, up to 40 hours per week.

Please submit cover letter, resume, and writing sample to

No phone calls.