The Upcountry History Museum (UHM) has a year round intern program that provides exposure to all aspects of museum operations. Interns interested in history have the option of working with the Curator of Collections, the Director of Development, the Director of Programming and Marketing or the Community Engagement Coordinator. Internships are available for all majors, including but not limited to history, communications, education, sociology, art, anthropology and English.

Internship Applicant Criteria

Interested students must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate school student in a degree-seeking program at an accredited college or university.

Internship Application Packet

Interested students must submit a complete Internship Application Packet which includes the following information:

  • Cover Letter (explaining why you want to intern at UHM and what you hope to gain from the experience)
  • Résumé
  • List of 3 references, including your faculty advisor (their contact information)


Please mail this information to:
Elizabeth Gunter, Director of Programs and Marketing
540 Buncombe Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Email:  elizabeth@upcountryhistory.org

Internships are unpaid unless otherwise noted. Thank you for your interest in the UHM Internship Program!